NYT > Book Review

By the Book: Michiko Kakutani: By the Book
The Times’s former chief book critic Michiko Kakutani, author of “The Death of Truth,” doesn’t think in terms of genre: “J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter books are no more Y.A. reading, to me, than John le Carré’s Smiley novels are spy stories.”
New & Noteworthy
A selection of books published this week; plus, a peek at what our colleagues around the newsroom are reading.