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. 

July 24: On this day in 1725 John Newton, the slave trader-preacher who wrote the hymn "Amazing Grace," was born.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.