Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life
By Barbara Kingsolver with Steven L. Hopp and Camille Kingsolver
Economy and the magnificent primacy of the senses are Kingsolver's major themes in her paean to home-grown and local food (HarperCollins, $26.95).
By Don DeLillo
From the ashes of 9/11, DeLillo has assembled a haunting portrait of a tragedy's aftermath (Scribner, $26).
Nixon and Kissinger: Partners in Power
By Robert Dallek
A meticulously researched look at the president and his national security adviser (HarperCollins, $32.50).
Selected from books recently reviewed in the Globe.