BOOK WORLD THIS WEEK
MONDAY | The Poison Tree, by Erin Kelly, is a suspense novel that deserves to be mentioned in the same breath as Daphne du Maurier’s “Rebecca.” THURSDAY | Too Much to Know: Managing Scholarly Information Before the Modern Age, by Ann M. Blair.
FRIDAY | Cocaine’s Son: A Memoir, by Dave Itzkoff. TUESDAY | In Foreign Bodies, Cynthia Ozick works a variation on Henry James’s “The Ambassadors.” WEDNESDAY | A troubled husband and wife move to a remote Alaskan setting in David Vann’s brilliant first novel, Caribou Island. Clara and Mr. Tiffany, by Susan Vreeland, is a novel about who really designed those extraordinary lampshades. And threemysteries that take off from the Sherlock Holmes stories. Read our blog, Political Bookworm, which focuses on books that stir the national conversation. Join us as we debate the issues and authors making news today. SATURDAY| Keith Hollihan’s first novel, The Four Stages of Cruelty, centers on a conspiracy inside a maximumsecurity prison.
Monday IN STYLE: Erin Kelly