Alfred A. Knopf, $24.95
A crisis of faith prompts a man to begin a journey of self-discovery from Africa to Asia.
The Angel Esmeralda
The first collection of short stories from...
Umberto Eco wrote his first novel, "The Name of the Rose," in 1980. It was the first of only five novels, and it was a runaway bestseller. "The Name of the Rose" was so popular that critics accused Eco, a semiotics professor, of...