The Year of the Hare

Watership Down meets On the Road? When an angst-ridden fellow abandons his mired life to hit the highways with a bunny companion, picaresque adventures ensue. A translation of Finnish novelist Arto Paasilinna's internationally bestselling comedy.

April 18: "[W]ould it be too bold to imagine that all warm-blooded animals have arisen from one living filament…?"

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…