Nonfiction: Ray Benson, Healthy Oils, Fishing/Fish, George Merrick, Islamic Art, Abortion | Xpress Reviews

A business book on cooperation, a beautiful cookbook on healthy oils, a lyrical memoir that will especially appeal to fishers, the career of Carol Moseley Braun, a history of Carol Gables, architectural and design legacies of the Seljuk and Ottoman empires, a rich and readable account of the abortion issue, the man who invented Thomas the Tank Engine

Reading and Reacting | French on Fridays

This week I realize that truth is harder, not to mention stranger, than fiction.

Alternate Routes & Reads | French on Fridays

Outliers, both real and surreal, are on the “French on Fridays” book menu today.