Review: A Montana private detective faces two mysteries

In “Treasure State,” C

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Review: ‘The Fall Guy’ accurately portrays police procedures

In “Fall Guy,” Archer Mayor’s 33rd novel featuring law man Joe Gunther, a Mercedes stolen a few days earlier in New Hampshire is found abandoned in Vermont

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Review: Cosmic comic Todd Snider shares stories and hilarity

On Todd Snider’s new solo live album, some of his best riffs involve no notes

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Review: Corky Siegel’s blues knocks down musical boundaries

For more than half a century, Corky Siegel has brought new colors to the blues

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Review: ‘Catherine Called Birdy’ is a medieval delight

Lena Dunham has adapted Karen Cushman’s Newbery Honor-winning novel “Catherine Called Birdy” for her latest film, about a 14-year-old in the 13th century who isn’t thrilled with the path society has laid out for her

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Review: Sidney Poitier documentary shows a constant striving

Sidney Poitier’s rise from humble origins to become an Oscar-winning box office draw and civil rights figure who remade Hollywood seems almost scripted, almost too good to be true, but such was Poitier, a life well lived

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Review: Coming up for air in Strout’s pandemic voyage

Voyaging through a pandemic wreaking havoc on a country on the brink of a civil war, Elizabeth Strout inhabits her familiar protagonist Lucy in “Lucy by the Sea.”

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Review: ‘Less Is Lost,’ a funny and affecting U.S. road trip

Andrew Sean Greer’s “Less Is Lost” is the highly anticipated follow up to his 2018 Pulitzer Prize winning novel “Less,” a satire about an American abroad who travels the globe from Mexico to Germany to Japan to avoid going to an ex-boyfriend’s wedding

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Review: A war story, ‘Mosquito Bowl’ defines courage, duty

A new story from the annals of World War II is titled “The Mosquito Bowl.”

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Review: Dick Ebersol recalls his outsized TV role in memoir

The man behind “Saturday Night Live” who’s not named Lorne Michaels, and the man who made NBC “the Olympic Network” is out with a memoir about his 40 years in television

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