Eldar Shafir and Sendhil Mullainathan


Sad Clowns, Family Secrets, and Secret Gardens: New Books of Note


Much-anticipated, curious, or simply thrilling, here are some new and notable books out this month. Kolia by Perrine LeBlanc, translated by David Scott Hamilton (House of Anansi) — Born in a Siberian gulag, Kolia receives basic survival training as well as higher education from fellow prisoner Iosif. This past and its memories follow and haunt Kolia despite the comfort of family and a job...