More Life-Size Zoo

Actual-size animal photography again astounds in this sequel to last year's Life-Size Zoo. Children can look an orangutan in the eye, and be up-close to a seal, raccoon, dog, and even a lion cub (and so can you). 4+

April 19: "What you see first, after the starting gun's crack, is a column of bobbing runners, thousands of them, surging downhill..."

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…