Book List in Order: 5 titles

  • An inventive, mordantly funny novel about love, marriage, stalkers, and the indignities of parenthood In quaint Haddonfield, New Jersey, Tess is about to marry Gabe in her childhood home. Her mother, Helen, is in a panic about the guests, who incl...


  • Claire Newbold is not your typical heroine. Smart and sexy, yes, but she's also been known to sneak into a hotel room or two without paying, seduce a teenager in wet bathing trunks, and just check out of things altogether--like her job. And her marri...



  • In this, the fourth volume to win the Brittingham Prize in Poetry, Lisa Zeidner’s twenty-two poems introduce a surprising range of characters, from a cryogenically preserved caveman to a 78-year-old widow arrested for shoplifting. Some of the narra...


  • Through an affair with Argyle, a convention-shattering vision, and a coffee-shop meeting with an unkempt woman in her seventies, Jennifer discovers her own fantastical--and legendary--ancestry and begins to take possession of her own destiny...