Picks and Pans Review: Great Reads New in Fiction
updated 11/01/2010 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 11/01/2010 AT 01:00 AM EDT
by Douglas Kennedy
An epic old-fashioned love story set amid the fear-mongering of the McCarthyera '50s.
MAN IN THE WOODS
by Scott Spencer
A rural carpenter's single violent act threatens to destroy the life he's built with his writer girlfriend.
HOW TO READ THE AIR
by Dinaw Mengestu
Ethiopian immigrants struggle to assimilate in Mengestu's moving latest.