The Unknown University

Roberto Bolaño is well-known stateside for his massive works of fiction, but he was first and foremost a poet, touting it as the superior art form. This extensive collection of the Chilean writer’s finest verse is worthy evidence of his proclamation.

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…