The maps in "Where You Are" build a single body of work presenting the versatility and disparate personality of the map as an art form.
In "Others of My Kind," James Sallis distills a horrific story into one of redemption and optimism.
Anthony Doerr's language and characters are gripping and pull you quickly into their world as the build-up to World War II looms on the horizon.
Sometimes it takes an act of God to bring out the humanity in people.
In 10% Happier, ABC news correspondant and Nightline and Good Morning America co-anchor Dan Harris reveals how meditation saved his life.
Book Two of Karl Ove Knausgaard's six-volume memoir follows the author as he begins his family, potentially compromising his identity as a writer and a man.
Karl Ove Knausgaard's exquisite six-volume autobiographical novel My Struggle will be remembered as a landmark literary event. Volume One circles around the death of Knausgaard's father and brims with honesty and vivacity, of emotional vulnerability and unprotected psyche.
Edward St. Aubyn's Lost For Words is an acerbic, baggy novel meant to take down all of the nonsense that surrounds literary prizes.
Paul O'Rourke is a loner unable to properly connect with anyone, mostly as a result of his atheism. But a bizarre series of events opens Paul's eyes to others who think like he does.
A widower indie bookseller is at the heart of Gabrielle Zevin's uplifting paean to the power of reading.