Books Reviewed

Don’t Call Us Dead by Danez Smith

Go, Went, Gone by Jenny Erpenbeck

Freya by Anthony Quinn

Mokusei! A Love Story by Cees Nooteboom

Like a Fading Shadow by Antonio Muñoz Molina

Drinks With Dead Poets: A Season of Poe, Whitman, Byron, and the Brontës by Glyn Maxwell

The Aeneid, translated by David Ferry by Virgil

Henry David Thoreau: A Life by Laura Dassow Walls

Hotel Silence by Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir

Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi

Grant by Ron Chernow

Bitterroot: The Life and Death of Meriwether Lewis by Patricia Tyson Stroud

The Letters of Sylvia Plath, Volume 1: 1940-1956, ed. by Peter K. Steinberg and Karen V. Kukil by Sylvia Plath

Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdrich

James Wright: A Life in Poetry by Jonathan Blunk

The Odyssey, translated by Emily Wilson by Homer

Mouths Don’t Speak by Katia D. Ulysse

The Red-Haired Woman by Orhan Pamuk

Winter by Ali Smith

semiautomatic by Evie Shockley

Doting by Henry Green

Elmet by Fiona Mozley

Silencer by Marcus Wicker

Teenage Writings, ed. by Kathryn Sutherland and Freya Johnston by Jane Austen

Goethe: Life as a Work of Art, trans. by David Dollenmayer by Rüdiger Safranski

History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund

The Making of Jane Austen by Devoney Looser

Jane Austen: The Banker’s Sister by E. J. Clery

The Genius of Jane Austen: Her Love of Theatre and Why She Works in Hollywood by Paula Byrne

4 3 2 1 by Paul Auster

Let Us Watch Richard Wilbur: A Biographical Study by Robert Bagg and Mary Bagg

The Golden House by Salman Rushdie

Jane Austen’s Names: Riddles, Persons, Places by Margaret Doody

Mrs. Osmond by John Banville

Why Write? Collected Nonfiction 1960-2013 by Philip Roth

The Drowning Boy’s Guide to Water by Cameron Barnett

Jane Austen, the Secret Radical by Helena Kelly

Nothing by Henry Green

Lowly by Alan Felsenthal

Scribbled in the Dark by Charles Simic

Of Mongrelitude by Julian Talamantez Brolaski

The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn by Margaret Willes

Simulacra by Airea D. Matthews

The Accomplished Guest by Ann Beattie

Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Strout

The Girl of the Lake by Bill Roorbach

Milosz: A Biography by Andrzej Franaszek

Isadora by Amelia Gray

That Swing by X. J. Kennedy

The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry