Burial Rites

In Hannah Kent's stark debut, Icelandic murderer Agnes awaits execution on a family's remote farm, and finds redemption in revealing her complex reasons for killing her former master.

July 23: Jessica Mitford died on this day in 1996.

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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