17 Books to Pick Up This Fall
From the true story of a woman's 15 months in captivity to Oprah's Super Soulful Book of the Month, these reads will amaze you.
O, The Oprah Magazine |
October 01, 2013
Paul Harding’s novel' 'Tinkers' 'won the Pulitzer Prize; its stunning successor, Enon, only raises the bar
When we first met Axie Muldoon, the heroine of Kate Manning’s daring page-turner, she is 12, one among hordes of hungry kids scrabbling for crumbs on Manhattan’s Lower East Side in 1860.
In 2008, on her fourth day in Somalia, aspiring journalist Amanda Lindhout and her ex-lover Nigel are kidnapped by a band of fundamentalist mercenaries.
Oprah shares a book that's enhancing the way she sees the spiritual life—her first pick in our Super Soulful series.
The ingeniously whimsical, accessible story of a New York City fraud investigator who becomes entangled with some very sketchy characters.
In her quietly magnificent new work of fiction, her first in
seven years, National Book Award winner Alice McDermott trains her masterly
microscope on a single, unremarkable woman and the Brooklyn neighborhood she
inhabits for nearly three decades.