Wonder Women

Subtitled "Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection," this sharp look into the role of women in the workplace was written by the current president of Barnard College.

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…