By Andri Sn¶r Magnuson (Seven Stories, $17)
THIS Icelandic sci-fi novel tells a cautionary tale about consumerism run rampant.
If You Dream in Color
By Laurie Rubin (Seven Stories, $19)
THE American mezzo-soprano pens an affecting memoir about the obstacles she has faced being blind since birth.
The Right Chemistry
By Joe Schwarcz (Doubleday, $23)
THE Montreal scientist and columnist makes 108 health-conscious inquiries into the science of everyday life.