The Fat Lady Sang

Few Hollywood insiders can boast as rich a career as Robert Evans, and as much willingness to share all the glossy, gory details.  His second volume of memoirs concentrates on the series of three strokes that played so great a part in his recent years.

April 17: "In less than three years, both GM and Chrysler would be bankrupt, and a resurgent Ford would wow Wall Street..."

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…