If you're looking for a book worthy of following Anthony Doerr's 2014 bestseller, allow us to humbly present the options below.
This week's literary links include a strange novel, infinite jackets and book deserts.
Masterful home cook Katie Workman's new cookbook Dinner Solved! makes it simple and easy to accomodate kids and picky eaters with tweaks to a single meal. Try this super customizable recipe for Simple One-Skillet Chicken Alfredo Pasta, which can be served as-is, or tweaked with add-ins like sun-dried tomatoes or broccoli florets.
Which debut author from 2015 is destined to be your new favorite author? Let an old favorite lead you to it.
In his most recent novel, the author of Corelli's Mandolin returns with another gripping tale of love and war. This time, three intertwined families face love and loss as World War I rages.
In his richly detailed and stimulating new book, Kissinger’s Shadow: The Long Reach of America’s Most Controversial Statesman, historian Greg Grandin writes that Kissinger was “the quintessential American, his cast of mind perfectly molded to his place and time.”
New York Times best-selling author Jodi Thomas introduces readers to her new series, Ransom Canyon, with an eponymous novel about four families struggling to hold it all together. Set against the beautiful, rugged landscape of a west Texas town, Ransom Canyon is a subtle, sweet start to a new small-town saga.
New York Times best-selling romance author Kristan Higgins branches into women’s fiction with her latest novel, If Only You Knew. This is an engaging story of sisters Jenny and Rachel, who are forced to make difficult choices in an effort to turn their lives around.
Sally MacKenzie’s What to Do with a Duke is the first in a new series and a masterful mélange of Regency romance pleasures. The small English town of Loves Bridge vibrates with heritable curses, tension between social castes,and the insatiable longings of its beguiling inhabitants.
In her witty and charming debut novel, Glamour books editor Elisabeth Egan portrays the struggles of one suburban mom after her husband's career setback sends her back into the workforce full time.