Brilliant Books That Grab You From Page One [SHOWING SLIDE 3 OF 10]

We expect true crime books to draw us in from page one. But when a vast, epic novel or nonfiction book about the details of an international news story smartly seduces us from page one, count us impressed. Here are some titles that hooked us from the beginning but kept us thinking after the final page.

THE GOLDFINCH by Donna Tartt
Kirkus Star
by Donna Tartt

"A standout—and well worth the wait."
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