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A Voyage Long and Strange: Rediscovering the New World

Tony Horwitz three-and-half-stars

All the Sad Young Literary Men

Keith Gessen three-stars

American-Made: The Enduring Legacy of the WPA: When FDR Put the Nation to Work

Nick Taylor three-and-half-stars

Another Thing to Fall

Laura Lippman three-and-half-stars

Blood Kin

Ceridwen Dovey four-stars

Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex

Mary Roach three-stars

Child 44

Tom Rob Smith three-and-half-stars

Counselor: A Life at the Edge of History

Ted Sorensen four-and-half-stars

Dreams and Shadows: The Future of the Middle East

Robin Wright four-stars

Fall of Frost

Brian Hall four-stars


John Edgar Wideman three-stars

Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon

Sheila Weller three-and-half-stars

Hollywood Crows

Joseph Wambaugh three-and-half-stars

I Was Told There'd Be Cake

Sloane Crosley three-and-half-stars


Ursula K. Le Guin four-stars

McMafia: A Journey Through the Global Criminal Underworld

Misha Glenny three-and-half-stars


Joseph O'Neill four-and-half-stars

Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America

Rick Perlstein three-and-half-stars

Olive Kitteridge

Elizabeth Strout four-stars

Our Story Begins: New and Selected Stories

Tobias Wolff four-stars


Richard Bausch four-stars


Max Hastings four-stars

Skeletons at the Feast

Chris Bohjalian four-stars

So Brave, Young, and Handsome

Leif Enger four-stars

Taking on the Trust: The Epic Battle of Ida Tarbell And John D. Rockefeller

Steve Weinberg three-stars

The Bin Ladens: An Arabian Family in the American Century

Steve Coll four-stars

The Boat

Nam Le four-stars

The Finder

Colin Harrison three-and-half-stars

The Forgery of Venus

Michael Gruber four-stars

The God of War

Marisa Silver three-and-half-stars

The Hakawati

Rabih Alameddine four-stars

The House on Fortune Street

Margot Livesey four-stars

The Lazarus Project

Aleksandar Hemon three-and-half-stars

The Open Road: The Global Journey of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama

Pico Iyer four-stars

The Palace of Illusions

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni four-stars

The Plague of Doves

Louise Erdrich four-stars

The Post-American World

Fareed Zakaria three-and-half-stars

The Resurrectionist

Jack O'Connell three-stars

The Sorrows of an American

Siri Hustvedt three-and-half-stars

The Stone Gods

Jeanette Winterson four-stars

The Story of a Marriage

Andrew Sean Greer four-stars

The Sum of Our Days: A Memoir

Isabel Allende three-and-half-stars

The Ten-Year Nap

Meg Wolitzer three-stars

The Third Angel

Alice Hoffman four-stars


Patrick McGrath three-stars

Unaccustomed Earth

Jhumpa Lahiri four-stars

White House Ghosts: Presidents and Their Speechwriters

Robert Schlesinger four-stars

Wild Nights!: Stories About the Last Days of Poe, Dickinson, Twain, James, and Hemingway

Joyce Carol Oates four-stars

Winter Study

Nevada Barr four-stars

Wit's End

Karen Joy Fowler three-stars