The World is About to End: What Do You Do?

If you know Ben Winters' name, it's probably from his books like Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters, Android Karenina, or his supernatural thriller about bedbugs, Bedbugs. So you might not expect an insightfully drawn portrait about a police officer living in a world on the edge of the apocalypse. Or at least you… » 9/28/12 11:27am 9/28/12 11:27am

What's on your 6-months-until-the-end-of-the-world bucket list?

So a giant planet-destroying asteroid is headed directly for Earth, giving everyone on the planet a death sentence, including Hank Palace, a workaholic detective who's hell-bent on solving a mysterious homicide dressed up to look like a suicide — even though the world is going to explode and not one living particle… » 8/08/12 8:59am 8/08/12 8:59am