The Widower's Tale: A Novel

The new novel from Julia Glass, the acclaimed author of Three Junes, is a family saga set outside Boston, focusing on a seventy-year-old man whose settlement into retirement is disrupted when he lets a preschool take over his barn.

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…