BOOK WORLD THIS WEEK
Coming up in Style
Sunday in Arts & Style | James Aldred, a professional tree climber, recounts his interactions with wildlife in The Man
Who Climbs Trees. On the 200th anniversary of “Frankenstein,” Fiona Sampson reconsiders the author in a new biography, In Search of Mary Shelley.
Monday | Nir Hezroni’s Last Instructions follows a former Israeli agent who attempts to shut down the spy organization he once worked for.
Tuesday | Young-adult novelist Laurie Halse Anderson talks about her life and work.
Wednesday | An Indian American family must come to terms with their estranged son in A Place For Us, by Fatima Farheen Mirza. A teenage boy copes with life in 1970s Detroit in Beautiful Music, by Michael Zadoorian. And this month’s best science fiction and fantasy books.
Thursday | Halo for Hire is a compilation of classic Paul Pine mysteries, by Howard Browne.
Friday | It’s the season for books about fathers, including Pops, by Michael Chabon.