10 Must-Read Books for June


The Dark Net, Jamie Bartlett (Melville House, June 2)

Jamie Bartlett’s book arrives with impeccable timing. Now that Ross Ulbricht of the Silk Road faces a life sentence, many readers will be curious about the “trolls, pornographers, drug dealers, hackers, political extremists, Bitcoin programmers, and vigilantes” that populate his world. And Bartlett is the ideal guide: capable and ever-ready to ferry the reader to the dark side of the Internet.