The Dark Path

In his intensely personal memoir, David Schickler recounts his lifelong struggle between aspiring to become a Catholic priest and desiring relationships with women.

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…