Footnotes in Gaza

The acclaimed cartoonist-reporter investigates a forgotten 1956 crime that left more than 100 Palestinians dead in the Gaza Strip town of Rafah.

April 15: "A page...will begin with some principles of astronomy, or the motion of the earth; then come the laws of sound..."

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…