First Novelists Bivald, Hallberg, Holleman, McCrea, Watkins, & others | Debut Fiction, August 2015

Baker gets his spellbinding debut off to a rousing start, Bivald reminds us why we’re book lovers, Hallberg expertly handles multiple shifts in perspective, ­McCrea is a new author to follow, Watkins offers a wholly distinct work

Military Technothrillers: These 11 Titles Show the Genre Is Alive and Well

This summer’s abundant crop of debut novels and series titles draws on new threats to America’s interests, including the rise of religious extremism.