>NEW IN FICTION
by Alice Lichtenstein
Fans of Russell Banks’ Affliction will appreciate this vivid tale of a wife whose dementia-addled husband goes missing.
by Tawni O’Dell
In Pennsylvania’s depressed coal country, two troubled teen brothers and a wealthy recluse rescue one another. A gem.
THE HOLE WE’RE IN
by Gabrielle Zevin
Equal parts sharply funny and sobering, Zevin’s portrait of a family in financial free fall captures the zeitgeist.