Murder in Rome

The Moro Affair and The Mystery of Majorana

by Leonardo Sciascia, translated by Sacha Rabinovitch

A World’s Beginning

Robert Graves: The Assault Heroic

by Richard Perceval Graves

Animals and Us

In the Company of Animals: A Study of Human–Animal Relationships

by James Serpell

Adam's Task: Calling Animals by Name

by Vicki Hearne

Muir Among the Animals: The Wildlife Writings of John Muir

edited by Lisa Mighetto

The Chimpanzees of Gombe: Patterns of Behavior

by Jane Goodall

Back from Oblivion

Past and Present in Art and Taste: Selected Essays

by Francis Haskell

Joys of Desolation

Stevie: A Biography of Stevie Smith

by Jack Barbera and William McBrien

Looking for Lucifer

The Jesuits: The Society of Jesus and the Betrayal of the Roman Catholic Church

by Malachi Martin

A Swiss Passion

Green Henry

by Gottfried Keller, translated by A.M. Holt

Danger Zones

The Thanatos Syndrome

by Walker Percy

The Rug Merchant

by Phillip Lopate

Whose Trope Is It Anyway?

The Renewal of Literature: Emersonian Reflections

by Richard Poirier

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