Booktober: 30 Books Everyone Will Be Talking About This Fall
Autumn is the season of plenty—especially if you love to read. Here are the best of the best from this year's bountiful harvest of uncommonly strong offerings.
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
A father revolts against the constraints of his life by creating a minstrel-show character who torments his family. a divorced man suffers a breakdown when raccoons infest his property. Beneath the deceptive elegance of these stories, land mines lurk, and Theroux detonates them with gusto.
— Hamilton Cain