Best of Boston

BEST Author

2013 BEST Author

Matthew Pearl

Cambridge’s Matthew Pearl has combined literary mystery with historical fiction in such best-selling novels as The Dante Club and Poe’s Shadow. He recently released his fourth novel, The Technologists, a big, burly thrill ride of a book that takes readers… read more»

2011 BEST Author

Andre Dubus III

Released this winter, Dubus’s Townie was a rarity: a Bay State memoir entirely lacking in Oirish flavah and Whitey Bulger references. Instead, Dubus chronicled his days growing up in the Merrimack Valley of the 1970s, broke and in a broken… read more»