Luminous Chaos

The sequel to Jean-Christophe Valtat's acclaimed steampunk novel Aurorarama enhances his vivid world of time-traveling Legionnaires, as they encounter Proust, Mallarmé, and a Paris on the rise.

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.