Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, $40
The final work of an author who dedicated his life to questioning the nature of reality and perception.
The Essential Writing of Hunter S. Thompson
Hunter S. Thompson, edited and with an Introduction by Jann S. Wenner
Simon & Schuster, $32.50
This collection of Thompson's pieces showcases his roller-coaster career at the magazine.
A Supreme Court Memoir
John Paul Stevens
Little, Brown, $24.99
Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens reflects on five chief justices he worked with on the court.
A Story of Courage and Hope
Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly
A closer look at the story behind the harrowing ordeal of astronaut Kelly and his wife Giffords, an Arizona congresswoman nearly killed in a shooting earlier this year.
The Garner Files
James Garner and Jon Winokur
Looks at Caravaggio, Rin Tin Tin and Ike's White House years are among the top picks.
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