Past Meets Future in ‘The Gold Coast’
Kim Stanley Robinson’s novel, the California Book Club selection for November, shapes a fictional 2027 through the fears and concerns of 1988, but its insights resonate still.
Creating Harry Bosch and Renée Ballard
Crime novelist Michael Connelly discusses the fictional universe of LAPD detectives he continues to chronicle in The Dark Hours, the California Book Club selection for April.
Highway 59 Revisited
Attica Locke’s new mystery offers a consequential commentary on contemporary politics.