Angelology by Danielle Trussoni (Viking)
If this biblical thriller is any indication, evil angels will be this year’s vampires.
Imperfect Birds by Anne Lamott (Riverhead Books)
Can a helicopter parent also be totally clueless? Yes, according to this tale about a junkie daughter.
With Friends Like These by Sally Koslow (Ballantine books)
A quartet of women narrate this witty reflection on sisterhood.
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Stieg Larsson (Alfred A. Knopf)
The troubled orphan cum crime-fighter returns in this heady trilogy.