The received wisdom about American book buying habits is that women buy (and presumably read) more books than men. But with so many great books published this year that feel tailor-made for male readers, giving a book or two to the men on your list is easy. Check out our guide to the best books from 2013 for men.
THE OCTOBER LIST
"Perhaps the cleverest of all Deaver's exceptionally clever thrillers. If you've ever wished you could take the film Memento to the beach, here's your chance."
Remember Merrily We Roll Along, the Sondheim musical out of Kaufman and Hart that began with its climactic scene and worked backward to the beginning? Deaver's borrowed the same concept and juiced it with assorted felonies, nonstop suspense and his trademark braininess. Read full book review >