The UnAmericans

Molly Antopol's much-anticipated debut collects stories of estranged families from California to Belarus - each a compassionate portrait of political ideology's impact upon love's binding ties.  A Discover Great New Writers selection.

July 24: On this day in 1725 John Newton, the slave trader-preacher who wrote the hymn "Amazing Grace," was born.

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