The Invisible Bridge

Julie Orringer fulfills the promise of her acclaimed short story collection, How to Breathe Underwater, in her first novel, a love story set in Paris, Italy, and Hungary before and during World War II.

April 19: "What you see first, after the starting gun's crack, is a column of bobbing runners, thousands of them, surging downhill..."

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…