New and upcoming releases in publishing:
"Home," by Marilynne Robinson: The sequel to the Pulitzer Prize-winning "Gilead."
"Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba," by Tom Gjelten: The NPR host writes a biography of the Bacardi family.
"Hitler's Empire," by Mark Mazower: How the Nazis ruled Europe.
"Nothing With Strings," by Bailey White: The popular NPR essayist collects her holiday stories.
On the shelves (Books being published next week):
"The Book of Lies," by Brad Meltzer: A novel about the murder of Mitchell Siegel, the father of Jerry Siegel, co-creator of Superman.
"They Must Be Stopped," by Brigitte Gabriel: How to defeat radical Islam.
"Sweetheart," by Chelsea Cain: Romance.
"The Truth About You," by Marcus Buckingham: Self-help.
"The Book of Animal Ignorance," by John Mitchinson and John Lloyd: They're not as smart as we think they are.
"Sinner," by Ted Dekker: A religious novel.
"Rough and Tumble," by Mark Bavaro: An athlete's autobiography.
"The Heretic's Daughter," by Kathleen Kent: A novel about the Salem witch trials.
''Supreme Courtship," by Christopher Buckley: Irony in Washington.