Alexander McCall Smith has four books coming out in 2010 – the equivalent of "War and Peace" and then some.
Allegra Goodman’s digital-age romance mixes a traditional story line with some intellectual oomph.
A 50th-anniversary celebration of ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ – America’s ‘national novel.’
A writer dedicates a memoir to his lost religious faith – and the father who inspired it.
Three terrific books for middle-grade readers.
Two novellas deliver a sharp, ironic view of the Nazi occupation of France - written as it was taking place.
Bush tea and empathy flow in the new ‘No. 1 Ladies’ Detective agency’ novel.
Brooke Newman’s memoir honors the numbers-savvy maid who delighted Newman’s mathematically brilliant father even as she saved Newman’s childhood.
Chang-Rae Lee toggles between Korea, New York, and Italy in this epic novel of grief and survival.