By Chris Cleave (Anchor, $21)
THE British novelist focuses on a champion athlete whose daughter is battling childhood leukemia.
By Martha Schabas (Anchor, $18)
THIS Toronto-based debut novel offers an insider's view of ballet through the eyes of an aspiring ballerina.
The Monster of Florence
By Douglas Preston and Mario Spezi (Grand Central, $16.50)
THIS true story of the search for an Italian serial killer is being developed into a movie starring George Clooney.