Brilliant Books That Grab You From Page One [SHOWING SLIDE 4 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 GREAT FLOODGATES OF THE WONDERWORLD by Justin Hocking
Kirkus Star
by Justin Hocking

"In a book that's likely far richer than the novel he shelved, Hocking ultimately transcends "the dark Ahab force.""
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