>THE BEGINNER’S GOODBYE
by Anne Tyler
A widower feels “erased” by his beloved wife’s death, until she starts paying him visits. Quirky uplift, Tyler-style.
by Charlotte Rogan
Rogan’s involving, assured debut novel pits the survivors of a 1914 shipwreck against nature—both human and otherwise.
A LAND MORE KIND THAN HOME
by Wiley Cash
In hardscrabble North Carolina, an evil minister fixes on healing a mute boy who may have seen too much.