Peter Schweitzer's shocking and rousing study of bipartisan disgrace investigates "How Politicians Extract Your Money, Buy Votes, and Line Their Own Pockets".

April 16: ""Blue pottery vases and bowls for flowers are most attractive, and certain blue books...will repeat and emphasize color."

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…