>THE WOMAN BEFORE WALLIS

by Andrew Rose

Prince Edward abdicated the British throne for American divorcée Wallis Simpson, but he loved a French murderess first. Who knew?

DAD IS FAT

by Jim Gaffigan

Gaffigan’s hilarious collection of parenting essays takes its title from the first sentence one of his kids ever uttered. Oh no, he’s not bitter.

THE THIRD COAST

by Thomas Dyja

Think New York and L.A. are America’s premier cultural capitals? This engrossing history of Chicago may change your mind.

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