The Gin Closet
A career woman and her estranged alcoholic aunt search for redemption.
How Did You Get This Number
The author of 2008’s I Was Told There’d Be Cake delivers more clear-eyed musings.
Keeping the House
A 1950s housewife unearths the secrets of a prominent family.
Man with a Pan
Edited by John Donohue
Culinary anecdotes and stories from foodie fathers like chef Mario Batali.
The Marrowbone Marble Company
In Taylor’s soulful tale, a WWII soldier turns his factory into a civil rights safe haven.
Vietnam vet Marlantes worked for 30 years on his story of one Marine’s coming-of-age.
A vampire apocalypse rises in Cronin’s sci-fi best-seller.
Red Hook Road
Waldman skillfully conjures the shock waves of tragedy in an idyllic Maine town.
A superbly twisty cops-and-robbers crime story about an aging L.A. gangster.
Talking to Girls About Duran Duran
The Rolling Stone writer takes a nostalgic trip through the hits of the 1980s.
The Rolling Stones guitarist brings hard-won wisdom to the tale of his iconic band.
Junger shows the ceaseless daily grind of a U.S. platoon in Afghanistan.
Surfers and scientists chase nature’s fiercest waters.