The True Memoirs of Little K

A century-old former prima ballerina of the Russian Imperial Ballet narrates her life story—in particular her intense and doomed love affair with the equally doomed heir of the Romanovs. Adrienne Sharp's prior novels have taken readers into the fascinating world of ballet, and her latest unfolds with the grace and power of that delicate, muscular art.

July 22: On this day in 1941, on his twelfth wedding anniversary, Eugene O'Neill presented the just-finished manuscript of Long Day's Journey into Night to his wife, Carlotta.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.