Shadow of Night

Vampire Matthew Clairmont and witch Diana Bishop travel back to Elizabethan London in the enchanting sequel to Deborah Harkness's blockbuster debut, A Discovery of Witches. Their quest for a dangerous manuscript will find them facing mysterious perils in which only one thing is certain -- the author's continued magic touch.

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.