Woke Up Lonely

A Cincinatti cult leader who promises to cure humanity of loneliness must first cure his own, in Fiona Maazel's globe-spanning comedy of secret agents and offbeat philosophy.

April 21: " 'Pull' includes 'invitations to tea' at which one hears smiling reminders that a better life is available to people who stop talking about massacres..."

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…