Come, Sweet Death!
By Wolf Haas (Melville House, $16)
Ex-cop Simon Brenner, now a Vienna ambulance driver, investigates both a competitor's dirty tricks as well as a rash of dying wealthy (and healthy) patients.
Mirrors and Mirages
By Monia Mazigh (Arachnide, $23)
Three immigrant mothers and their three university-age daughters struggle to balance Muslim traditions with life in Canada.
The Gravity of Birds
By Tracy Guzeman (Simon & Schuster, $19)
An artist's never-before-seen painting is to be put up for sale, with one caveat: that the two sisters depicted in the work, who appear to have vanished, are first found.