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Doomsday cults and the Jazz Age provide endless thrills in Libba Bray's

A great character can often elevate a perfectly pleasant book into an excellent read. And Libba Bray's The Diviners is not what you'd call a pleasant read — it's creepy good fun — but its characters really are the book's strongest part. The cast is gloriously wide-ranging, including everyone from the socialist… » 10/24/12 3:01pm 10/24/12 3:01pm