The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender of the Realm,
1940-1965 By William Manchester and Paul Reid (Little, Brown, $40)
The third volume of the sweeping biography.
Dear Life By Alice Munro (Knopf, $26.95)
The acclaimed short-story writer offers glimpses of her own life in this collection.
Magnificence By Lydia Millet (Norton, $25.95)
This final installment in a trilogy teems with turn-of-the-century emissaries from a vanishing world.