Reviewed by Lisa Zeidner
You know that when you search for the best price on shoes or a dishwasher or a hotel online, Google is watching you. But so are armies of ...Read more
Reviewed by Nancy Hightower
Fans of Shirley Jackson are sure to savor Andrew Michael Hurley's Gothic horror novel "The Loney" (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $25). The tale is set mostly on Britain's ...Read more
Reviewed by Megan McDonough
When you hear the words "animal" and "Internet," what is the first thought that comes to mind? Sneezing Panda? Pizza Rat? ...Read more
Reviewed by Carol Berkin
Nathaniel Philbrick knows how to tell a good tale. In "Valiant Ambition," he tells not one but three of them. The first is an account of ...Read more
Simon and Schuster
Reviewed by Jonathan Kirsch
Ten top-ranking Nazis were sent to the gallows in 1946 by the international war crimes tribunal in Nuremberg. Many more ...Read more
The Penguin Press
Reviewed by Michael Lindgren
"Sitting in my mother's Chevy Vega, I imagined a gleaming city a lifetime away from the parking lot," writes techno musician Moby at the ...Read more
Reviewed by Wendy Smith
Dysfunctional families are Elizabeth Kelly's stock in trade. Her first two novels,"Apologize, Apologize!" and "The Last Summer of the ...Read more
Reviewed by Philip Caputo
Sebastian Junger begins his new book, "Tribe," with an observation about a peculiar phenomenon in frontier America: From the late 17th to ...Read more
Roadside AssistanceCasey Hagen
Philanthropic billionaire, Lathan Kincaid, needs a wife. Now. He’s got seventeen days to woo and wed, or risk losing his trust fund and a controlling interest in the family business.
Jacqueline “Jack” Price refuses to get sucked into anyone’s family drama—especially not ...
Reviewed by Ron Charles
Dan Brown will publish a special edition of "The Da Vinci Code" for young adults in September.
The only real mystery might be what took...Read more
Reviewed by Anne Midgette
Reading a novel about a historical character is like finding snapshots in someone else's photo album of a party you attended. There's ...Read more
Prince Hermann von Puckler-Muskau and Edited and translated from the German by Linda B Parshall
Reviewed by Michael Dirda, who reviews each Thursday in The Washington Post Style ...Read more
Reviewed by Louis Bayard, who is the author of the forthcoming novel "Lucky Strikes."
In the Jerusalem of 1945, he's known as Yossi: a shrewd, agreeable taxi driver ...Read more
Reviewed by Ron Charles, who is the editor of The Washington Post Book World. You can follow him on Twitter @RonCharles.
Louise Erdrich's new novel, "LaRose," ...Read more
Simon and Schuster
Reviewed by David L. Ulin, a former book editor and book critic for the Los Angeles Times, is the author of "Sidewalking: Coming to Terms with Los Angeles."
Reviewed by Kim McLarin, who is an associate professor at Emerson College and the author of "Divorce Dog: Men, Motherhood and Midlife."
A young girl goes ...Read more
Reviewed by Elizabeth Lund
Rita Dove's "Collected Poems: 1974 to 2004" (Norton, $39.95) reminds readers why she is one of the nation's most respected literary figures, with honors including two ...Read more
Reviewed by Andrew Solomon
The many applications of scientific progress - computers, advanced medical procedures, rapid means of transportation, nuclear ...Read more
Lezley McSpadden with Lyah Beth LeFlore
Reviewed by Wesley Lowery
They typically gather around Mother's Day each year to catch up, hold each other and cry for the children ...Read more
Reviewed by Carlos Lozada
It's almost funny reading that autopsy now.
In early 2013, the Republican National Committee ruminated on the party's latest ...Read more
Reviewed by Amanda Erickson
Great stories, told well, illuminate some corner of the world we've never visited, even if we live right next door. They bring us into a ...Read more