A book, a mystery, an experience — from the co-creator of ‘Lost.’
A new edition from the Folio Society, with an introduction by Michael Dirda, reminds us of a pleasures of a well-made book.
Maureen Corrigan calls this Danish novel the weirdest and most ingenious new mystery in years.
Best known for his epic history of Texas, Mr. Fehrenbach also wrote about Mexico and warfare.
Yuval Levin examines the debate between Edmund Burke and Thomas Paine and how it created right and left
Geneticist J. Craig Venter takes us inside the pursuit of creating synthetic life forms, biology’s great frontier
‘The Red and the White’ is a Montana family’s story of conflict between white settlers and Native Americans
“Story of a Death Foretold” examines the coup against Salvador Allende.
“City of Devi” impresses judges with a m nage trois during a nuclear crisis.
Mr. Schiffrin, the longtime head of Pantheon Books, was forced out in a celebrated culture clash in 1990.
When a young drug addict gets expelled from college, he discovers his home town terrorized by threats.
The Hungarian master pays homage to the self-perpetuating and timeless quality of great art.
The hero of these novellas could just as well be called Horn Dog.
Mickey Haller is back in the best Lincoln Lawyer novel yet.
Dan Morse, a Washington Post reporter, brings a journalist’s instincts to the notorious Lululemon killing.
“The Boy Detective” is writer Roger Rosenblatt’s enchanting account of growing up in the Big Apple.
Sacco’s latest work depicts the British attack on German trenches on the first day of the Battle of the Somme.
His new short-story collection, “A Permanent Member of the Family,” brings him back to a favorite form.
Charlotte Zolotow approached difficult topics for kids in a gentle, reassuring way.
This complex, compelling novel is the story of a navigator searching for his brother-in-law in the trenches of WWI.
The books Washington has been reading.
From novels to history to cooking and ghost stories, Post editors and critics offer introduction to capital.