… 'While the City Slept': Compelling true-life tale, searing indictment of the system.
… 'Apostle': A wondrous mashup of Biblical history, travel writing, and wonder.
… 'A Doubter's Almanac': Great beginning, the rest less so.
… Chris Pavone's 'The Travelers': Action-packed suspense in exotic locales.
See also: Sholem Aleichem's last appearance: Philadelphia, 100 years ago.