Edited by Clayborne Carson and Tenisha Armstrong
The seventh volume of Martin Luther King Jr.’s papers highlights King’s impact on civil rights and John F. Kennedy’s administration.
Joel Beckerman with Tyler Gray
Hear that? According to this engaging new book, it’s all part of the plan.
By Richard Ford
Richard Ford’s much-loved Frank Bascombe is back for a fourth turn, and he’s as cranky, introspective, judgmental, unapologetically Democratic, and wise as ever.
By Ismail Kadare (translated by David Bellos)
Blending the personal and political, this book reveals one writer’s experiences in a prestigious Soviet Union graduate school.
By F.J.R. Titchenell and Matt Carter
Strong characters and an ambitious plot make for an engaging — if uneven — debut novel.