Granta 109

Colum McCann, Julian Barnes, Salman Rushdie, Kent Haruf, Jim Crace, Aminatta Forna and others crowd between the covers of this Granta issue focused on the theme of "Work."

April 17: "In less than three years, both GM and Chrysler would be bankrupt, and a resurgent Ford would wow Wall Street..."

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…