BOOK WORLD THIS WEEK
Coming up in Style
Sunday in Arts & Style | The Many Lives of Catwoman, by Tim Hanley, traces “the felonious history of a feline fatale” in comics, TV and film. In Lonesome Lies Before Us, novelist Don Lee writes about a floundering country singer whose life is riddled with health and financial challenges.
Monday | A computer mix-up results in a coffee company owner acquiring a senator’s laptop that contains classified documents in The Switch, by Joseph Finder.
Tuesday | A House Among the Trees, by Julia Glass, is about a world-famous children’s writer who leaves his estate to a trusted assistant.
Wednesday | In Joshua Cohen’s Moving Kings, an American businessman invites his Israeli cousin to live with him in New York. A boy befriends a ghost in Gail Godwin’s Grief Cottage. And this month’s best science fiction and fantasy books.
Thursday | Peter Parker delves into A.E Housman’s poetry and the English countryside in Housman Country.
Friday | To the New Owners is a eulogy to an old family home on Martha’s Vineyard, by Madeleine Blais.