A Natural Woman

From her working-class Brooklyn childhood to success as a Brill Building hitmaker and her later rise to stardom with the legendary album Tapestry, Carole King takes readers through a career of exhilarating highs and profound lows. Her meditations on motherhood, music, and marriage are revealing, and she delivers an insider's perspective on the industry and the many musical talents who became colleagues, partners, rivals and lovers.

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Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch is the winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. James Parker calls this Dickensian coming-of-age novel "an enveloping…