Besides book on Manson family murders, historian also known for biography of J. Edgar Hoover.
Karen Joy Fowler, Siri Hustvedt, Richard Powers and Joshua Ferris among novelists competing for England’s most prestigious prize.
A small indie publisher in Tennessee has published three stories from the 1940s with new artwork by a young Brooklyn illustrator.
Mr. Berger wrote 23 novels, including the rollicking western that was made into a Dustin Hoffman movie.
The bestselling novelist’s daughter is the voice of “Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands“
A mesmerizing novel eschewing conventional style about the legendary Liverpool FC manager.
David Mitchell builds his latest work over 280 tweets.
The iconoclastic magazine launches a new Web site today that includes its entire archive.
Arthur Allen tells how two scientists deceived their Nazi bosses in search for typhus vaccine.
Michael Wolraich tracks the massive turnaround in partisan political fortunes in the early 20th century.
A lavish photobook about the British Ambassador’s residence in DC, by Anthony Seldon and Daniel Collings.
In new books, David Thomson and Kenneth Turan rate Hollywood’s offerings, new and old.
The author of “The Liar’s Club” will be in conversation with the creator of “Girls” in Boston on Oct. 2.
Two star-aligned astrophysicists search for love in a galaxy of loneliness.
Penguin Press stands by “The Mockingbird Next Door.”
A pregnant woman and her husband fight to survive in the aftermath of the fall of civilization.
An exciting and disturbing debut about a murder in rural Pennsylvania, a land of fracking and meth labs.
Chef Dan Barber chronicles his journey in search of delicious and sustainable foods.
Laurence Gonzalez shows how heroic pilots managed to land airliner after loss of flight controls.
In “War of the Whales,” Joshua Horwitz describes fatal encounters between whales and sonar.
The books Washington has been reading.