February is the shortest month, but there’s no shortage of great books. Here, our first installment of the Best Books of the Month:
I loved our spotlight pick, Ethan Canin's A Doubter's Almanac, because it’s about...well, everything. Fathers and sons, brothers and sisters, ambition and talent and self destructive behavior. What more could you ask? Oh, right, there’s the math. Don’t be scared, though. You’ll get it even if you gave up after fractions.