A mix of fiction and nonfiction, present day and past, how-tos and how-not-tos, this week’s new releases will teach you about life, success, respect, and…birding. You know, the four pillars.
NORWEGIAN BY NIGHT: A Novel by Derek B. Miller. A profoundly moving, deliciously suspenseful novel about an American grandfather and a newly orphaned boy racing across the Norwegian wilderness, fleeing demons both real and imagined.
THE ASYLUM: A Novel by John Harwood. Georgina Ferrars awakens in a small room in an asylum, with no memory of the past few weeks. Then a doctor tells her that she admitted herself under the a different name the day before…
THE LAST OF THE DOUGHBOYS: The Forgotten Generation and Their Forgotten World War by Richard Rubin. For the past decade, Richard Rubin sought every last living American veteran of World War I—and uncovered a forgotten great generation, and their war.
BRAND NEW HUMAN BEING: A Novel by Emily Jeanne Miller. “A whip-smart first novel that gripped me with its wry humor and wonderfully real characters” (Curtis Sittenfeld, author of American Wife), and the story of a stay-at-home dad who’s holding his life together by a thread.
WHAT THE ROBIN KNOWS: How Birds Reveal the Secrets of the Natural World by Jon Young. Go beyond identifying bird calls and listen to their messages: a groundbreaking introduction to avian communication and what it can reveal about the natural world around us.
BROTHERHOOD: Dharma, Destiny, and the American Dream by Deepak Chopra and Sanjiv Chopra. The inspiring story of two brothers who immigrated to America from India and took very different paths to becoming world-renowned healers and teachers.