Books

  “Mission to Paris” Alan Furst Random House, $27

“A New Yorker at Sea” Nick Catalano Aegean Press, $11

“Schmidt Steps Back” Louis Begley Alfred A. Knopf, $25.95
Drumm TV     The Star’s Russell Drumm can be seen reading from his forthcoming novel, “A Rogue’s Yarn,” on LTV this week — specifically, tomorrow at 1 p.m., Saturday at 4:30 p.m., Sunday night at 10:30...
Drumm TV     The Star’s Russell Drumm can be seen reading from his forthcoming novel, “A Rogue’s Yarn,” on LTV this week — specifically, tomorrow at 1 p.m., Saturday at 4:30 p.m., Sunday night at 10:30...
College Writing Awards     College students. Might there be any reading this page? Well, you family relation out there, here’s something of interest to pass on: Suffolk Community College is sponsoring creative writing awards...

  “An Uncommon Journey” Deborah Strobin and Ilie Wacs Barricade Books, $24.95
   Should you pick up the new Southampton Review expecting familiar contributors, you’d be right and wrong. First of all, who’s going to complain about opening a journal to more poems, four of them, by Billy Collins? That...

   “The Man Who Wanted to Buy a Heart” Leonard S. Bernstein University of New Orleans Press, $18.95