BOOK WORLD THIS WEEK
Sunday in Arts & Style | Jerry Dantzic: Billie Holiday at Sugar Hill collects Jerry Dantzic’s 1957 photographs of the legendary jazz singer. The Novel of the Century, by David Bellos, is the history of Victor Hugo’s “Les Misérables.” Monday | A former prosecutor takes on a case from the Bosnian War in Testimony, by Scott Turow. Tuesday | The Lowells of Massachusetts, by Nina Sankovitch, chronicles an American family prominent in business, science and the arts. Wednesday | My Life With Bob: Flawed Heroine Keeps Book of Books, Plot Ensues, by Pamela Paul, is a love letter to books. And our favorite new romance novels. Thursday | Goethe is a biography of the German writer, by Rüdiger Safranski. Friday | A woman discovers new freedoms when she loses almost everything she owns in The Stars Are Fire, by Anita Shreve.