Bring Up the Bodies By Hilary Mantel (Holt, $28)
The dark second novel of what will be a trilogy tracks the fall of Anne Boleyn.
Atlantic Fever: Lindbergh, His Competitors, and the Race to Cross the Atlantic
By Joe Jackson (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, $30)
An unexpectedly gripping account of the quest to fly nonstop from New York to Paris during the Roaring Twenties.
A Sense of Direction: Pilgrimage for the Restless and Hopeful
By Gideon Lewis-Kraus (Riverhead, $26.95)
A witty, deeply felt memoir that chronicles Kraus’s journey on three historical