BOOK WORLD THIS WEEK
COMING UP IN STYLE
Today in Arts & Style | Our special summer reading section.
Monday | After an identical twin dies in S.K. Tremayne’s psychological thriller The Ice Twins, the surviving twin mixes up their identities.
Tuesday | In Steve Stern’s novel The Pinch, the last resident of a Jewish neighborhood in Memphis discovers that he is a character in a work of history that includes the future as well as the past.
Wednesday | The troubled family life of a test pilot in the 1950s and ’60s is the subject of Benjamin Johncock’s novel The Last Pilot. Malcolm Mackay’s Glasgow Trilogy chronicles the life and times of a fictional hit man.
Thursday | Touché: The Duel in Literature, by John Leigh.
Friday | Short-story collections by Thomas McGuane, Graham Swift and Luis Alberto Urrea.