BOOK WORLD THIS WEEK

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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.

LI­CIS RIBAK

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