16 New Books to Get Lost in This April

A novel of the open road, a memoir of childhood in Alaska—and Baltimore, new work from William H. Gass, fiction from the point of view of a fly and more!
April 2013 Books

The Obituary Writer

304 pages; W. W. Norton
The best-selling author of The Red Thread deftly weaves together the tales of two women from different eras - one struggling to free herself from a loveless marriage, the other searching for her lover amid the chaos following the 1906 San Francisco earthquake.
— Abbe Wright