Our fascination with dinosaurs is in no danger of extinction.
A feminist takes a probing look at the Mad Men generation.
A multiracial man returns to the African town of his birth, to confront a mystery of poetry and identity.
A look at history through the lens of three "castes" who have competed and collaborated to shape human societies.
Charting a love affair between astronomers from worlds apart.
Can a symbol of innocence grow up with its readers?
The rise of a painter amid the French Revolution and the Terror that followed.
How a Wall Street trader raised the stakes of the national pastime.
The journal of a sixteenth-century headsman gives a view of early modern life from its terminus.
Deep in the heart of Georgia, an undertaker's secret refuses to stay buried.
A reporter's quest to learn of arms, and the varied Americans who bear them.
A supernatural thriller that defies genre conventions and the "guilty pleasure" principle.
Dispelling the myths of victory, and unpacking the true motives behind competitive spirit.
The candid correspondence of a 20th century literary innovator.
History repeats itself -- with variations -- in an inventive epic from the creator of the Jackson Brodie novels.
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