By David Alan Johnson
The North’s victory notwithstanding, was one general really more capable than the other?
By Sarah Gristwood
A detail-rich chronicle of the Continent’s most formidable — if often unsung — monarchs.
By Rafi Mittlefehldt
A worthy if trope-filled story of LGBT youth struggling for acceptance.
By Alexis Peri
Previously suppressed journals tell of the horror endured by Russian civilians in WWII.
By Amos Oz
A thoughtful and grand meditation on Judaism, Jesus, and treachery set during a bleak winter in Jerusalem.
By Bernard Cornwell
In the latest installment of this long-running series, Lord Uhtred marches onward to fulfill his destiny.
A scholarly yet readable treatise on things that go bump in the night.