Beneath the Lion's Gaze

A compelling novel of family and friendship set in Ethiopia in 1974 during the violent overthrow of Emperor Haile Selassie.

April 19: "What you see first, after the starting gun's crack, is a column of bobbing runners, thousands of them, surging downhill..."

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…