12/02/2013 08:51 am ET

PW Picks: Books of the Week, December 2, 2013


First published in Publishers Weekly

This week, a must-have anthology of one of literature's great characters, new Michael Connelly, and a doomed Arctic expedition. Plus: a man who's life goal is to bite his own elbow.

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