Picks and Pans Review: Great Reads
by Barbara Kingsolver
A rich, absorbing saga about a writer indelibly influenced by his work for artists Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo.
THE GOOD SOLDIERS
by David Finkel
Finkel's account of the months he spent embedded with American troops in Baghdad is a sobering must-read.
by Mary Karr
A true tale of motherhood, alcoholism and redemption rendered with The Liars' Club author's signature intensity.