A James Bond thriller, a biography of the first queen of journalism and a new novel by Jonathan Franzen. Here's a glimpse of what they're about and what to anticipate.
Six books for you to browse and consider, including a family saga and a spy novel. All being published in upcoming weeks.
How many lists of best books of 2012 can a reader take? They're spewing from media outlets like water from a broken hydrant. In a desperate measure to find some sanity in the mania, I cross-referenced four fiction lists to see which books they listed in common. The results are these five.