The Brontës

A stirring group biography of all three Brontë sisters: who among us can resist a subtitle like "Wild Genius on the Moors"?  Demolishing the hearsay that has plagued past Brontë bios, Juliet Barker delivers a definitive account of this remarkable family and the literary world they imagined into being.

July 28: Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin eloped on this day in 1814.

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