| Great Escapes |
Book World asked 14 writers what book they would recommend to a friend craving a little escape from the world's cares.
A Common Heart
Bestselling novelist Sue Monk Kidd argues for empathy through fiction.
Robert Pinsky selects a few holiday poems to set the tone.
The Post critic takes time this season to remember the transforming power of sacred language.
| Book World Raves |
An extraordinarily diverse band of reviewers brings you the best books of 2005.
A memoir of grief, the biography of a dictionary and two thrillers are among our critic's favorites.
Letters from famous artists, a paean to U2, the glory that was Greece and more highlight the Post staff's recommendations.
The Year's Best Kids Books
Eleven winners gain mentions, from outlandish fantasy to whimsical verse.