... David Marston on Michael Connelly: Murder and the struggling press.
... Karen Quiñones Miller on Coloson Whitehead: One teen's uncompelling summer of '85.
... David Hiltbrand looks at Murder set amid the world of hip-hop.
... and, in case you missed it yesterday, me on Robert Littell: The menace and terror of Stalin.
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