Books

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

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

“Schmidt Steps Back” Louis Begley Alfred A. Knopf, $25.95

  “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...
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...

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