Picks and Pans Review: Stocking Stuffers
updated 12/22/2008 AT 01:00 AM EST
•originally published 12/22/2008 AT 01:00 AM EST
THE 13 CLOCKS by James Thurber "We all have flaws," says the Duke at the center of this charmingly illustrated reissue. "Mine is being wicked." A gem.
THE UNBEARABLE LIGHTNESS OF BEING by Milan Kundera An inviting pocket-size version of Kundera's brilliant novel about love, fate and the quest for meaning.
A THOUSAND SPLENDID SUNS by Khaled Hosseini New in paperback, The Kite Runner author's best-selling saga about the plight of Afghani women.