In One Person
By John Irving (Vintage, $23)
THE U.S. literary superstar's most political novel since The Cider House Rules and A Prayer for Owen Meany is a story of unfulfilled love focusing on a funny and tormented bisexual.
By Daniel H. Wilson (Vintage, $19)
THIS U.S. sci-fi thriller imagines a world where technology is able to create "amplified" humans with superhuman abilities.
The Righteous Mind
By Jonathan Haidt (Vintage, $19)
A U.S. psychologist explores why well-meaning people are divided by politics and religion and how we can learn to co-operate.