All the Time in the World: New and Selected Stories

Ragtime, World's Fair, The Book of Daniel—E. L. Doctorow's novels animate American history with a creative power that places readers in the mysterious currents of character and culture that shape it. His marvelous and unduly neglected shorter fiction exhibits more concentrated journeys into the same imaginative landscape, as this volume of new and collected stories reveals.

 

July 24: On this day in 1725 John Newton, the slave trader-preacher who wrote the hymn "Amazing Grace," was born.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.

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