BOOK WORLD THIS WEEK
COMING IN STYLE
MONDAY | Belligerent detective John Rebus comes out of retirement to solve a murder case in Ian Rankin’s new
mystery, Standing in Another Man’s Grave. TUESDAY | Jamaica Kincaid’s first novel in 10 years, See Now Then, depicts a marriage and divorce.
WEDNESDAY | Amity Gaige’s Schroder is the psychologically fascinating tale of a father who kidnaps his daughter. Simon Rich delivers short comic pieces in The
Last Girlfriend on Earth. And our monthly roundup of books for young readers.
THURSDAY | The Forgotten Writings of Bram Stoker, edited by John Edgar Browning, sheds eerie new light on the author of “Dracula.” FRIDAY | In the post-modern comedy Flimsy Little Plastic Miracles, Ron Currie Jr. writes about a best-selling novelist named Ron Currie.
SATURDAY | Tamas Dobozy’s Siege 13 collects short stories about Budapest during World War II and Hungarian expatriates afterward.