Alan Cheuse Alan Cheuse reviewed books on All Things Considered for more than 30 years. He died on July 31, 2015 at the age of 75.

Book Takes Readers Inside 'The Lizard Cage'

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Robert Olmstead's 'Coal Black Horse'

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'Because a Fire Was in My Head'

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Camus, Re-Translated: 'Exile and the Kingdom'

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A First Novel that Pits the Far East with Canada

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A Story from the Fragments of Civil War

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Posthumous Sci-Fi: Octavia E. Butler's 'Fledgling'

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The Novel Behind a Turkish Controversy

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'Children's Hospital' from the McSweeney's Stable

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Book Selections to Nourish the Mind at the Holidays

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'Next' from Crichton: Genetic Technology

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