War in the Philippines, gold fever in the Yukon, and an assassin's plot are woven together in a cinematic turn-of-the-century saga.
Shakespeare's fairies work
their magic on lovers in a San Francisco park.
A poignant tale of love
lost and found between rough New York streets and the moneyed New Jersey
lost Shakespeare play may be an elaborate con, or a father's mysterious
in an office of IRS auditors, David Foster Wallace's posthumously published
book is a novel about boredom that's filled with surprise.
When a Korean matriarch
goes missing her family is turned upside down.
meeting in Rome brings a pair of lovers together again after decades apart.
Is Man Booker Prize-winner
Howard Jacobson's The Mighty Walzer the
Great English Language Ping-Pong Novel?
In this engaging debut
novel, a family's exile from the Soviet Union opens up the possibility for
The author of Last Night at the Lobster paints a moving
portrait of an ordinary woman's endurance.
When a man is so cut off
from the world that even his cellphone snubs him, can he reconnect?
A family myth casts a spell
In The Tiger's Wife, Téa Obreht follows the trail of a network
of myths. Rayyan Al-Shawaf reviews.
Poetic justice demands an imperfect husband's shaggy reincarnation in this affecting tale of a girl and her dog.
justice demands an imperfect husband's shaggy reincarnation in this affecting
tale of a girl and her dog.
Ward Just puts his Chicago hometown in perspective with a novel of
fathers, sons, and secrets.
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