14 Books to Pick Up This February

A glowing tribute to George Eliot, a rich debut novel and more of this month's riveting new releases.
The Secret of Magic by Deborah Johnson

The Secret of Magic

416 pages; Amy Einhorn Books/Putnam
Inspired in part by her grandfather's life, Johnson has written a riveting novel in which a lawyer tries to solve the murder of a black World War II hero.
— Abbe Wright