By John Boyne
A fictionalized exploration of a real-life church scandal, told through the eyes of an Irish priest.
By Robert Levy
Hauntingly inventive, this debut page-turner of a novel is as creative as it is creepy.
By Gail Godwin
An insider's chronicle of scribes' ever-changing world.
By Daniel Handler
This darkly comic, modern-day tale focuses more on suburban strife than the seven seas.
By George Pelecanos
The master of lowdown-DC crime looks farther afield in this new collection.