An ex-Marine takes center stage in George Pelecanos's new novel of strivers and schemers in Washington, D.C.
George Pelecanos's 17th and latest novel, "The Cut," chronicles the seamy side of Washington, D.C.
These 18 gritty tales – edited by award-winning Haitian author Edwidge Danticat – offer unique perspectives on life in the struggling nation.
Obama vacation activities often include reading, and his book list apparently includes one on GOP icon Ronald Reagan. If nothing else, the book could offer valuable lessons on leadership style.