The Huguenots (Sept 23, 2013)

The rise, survival, and fall of the radical Protestants who came to promenance in seventeenth century France is viewed with expansive detail in this fine history from the aptly named Geoffrey Treasure.

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…