15 Riveting Reads to Pick Up in May 2013

Stirring new fiction from Isabel Allende, a novel of life after a brother's suicide, a biography of Simón Bolivar and more.
Reading Room May 2013

The Edge of the Earth

288 pages; Atria Books
From the author of Drowning Ruth, the story of a young woman who escapes her family's rigid expectations to live as a caretaker in a California lighthouse. 
— Abbe Wright