Fans of Jo Nesbø's last two Harry Hole mysteries rejoice: the retired Oslo police investigator is back. When the son of an old flame is wrongfully accused of murder, Harry must return from Hong Kong and descend, once more, into Norway's underworld.

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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…