On the Floor

A female investment banker, “the skirt amongst men,” finds herself ensnared in an unsavory plot in the seedy underbelly of Wall Street in this financial thriller, recently longlisted for the Orange Prize. 

April 18: "[W]ould it be too bold to imagine that all warm-blooded animals have arisen from one living filament…?"

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…