BOOK WORLD THIS WEEK
COMING UP IN STYLE
Today in Arts & Style | The Millionaire and the Bard: Henry Folger’s Obsessive Hunt for Shakespeare’s First Folio, by Andrea Mays. How Sweet It Is!, a comic
novel by Thane Rosenbaum. And Dr. Ruth speaks her mind.
Monday | The death of a serial rapist is considered A
Good Killing in Allison Leotta’s mystery of that name, but which victim did it?
Tuesday | In Dolen Perkins-Valdez’s historical novel Balm, three characters in search of a new life meet in post-Civil War Chicago.
Wednesday | The 1970s sexual revolution is the backdrop for Lisa Glatt’s novel The Nakeds. A therapist is confronted by an apparently female student whom he previously knew as a male in Rachel Basch’s novel The
Listener. And our monthly roundup of poetry.
Thursday | The Story of Alice: Lewis Carroll and the Secret History of Wonderland, by Robert Douglas-Fairhurst. Friday | The mixed-race hero of Mat Johnson’s comic
novel Loving Day sets off to make a new life.