The actress writes about her mother and the strong bonds that forged both their lives.



Allister Sparks and Mpho Tutu

HarperOne, $29.99

An unapologetic fan biography of the Anglican archbishop who was the moral voice of South Africa's anti-apartheid movement.

Three Famines

Starvation and Politics

Thomas Keneally

PublicAffairs, $27.99

The author looks at three food shortages in the 20th century and points an accusing finger at the authorities in charge.

The Time of Our Lives

A Conversation About America

Tom Brokaw

Random House, $26

"What happened to the America I thought I knew?" asks Brokaw as he offers insights into how America can achieve greatness.

Thinking, Fast and Slow

Daniel Kahneman

Farrar, Straus & Giroux, $30

The Nobel laureate offers a master class on the human mind and how we think about our personal and professional lives.