The Fourth Assassin

Palestinian amateur sleuth Omar Yussef is a fish out of water in New York, especially when his son gets mixed up in a murder case that only his father can sort out.

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…