The Wolf Gift
By Anne Rice (Anchor, $18)
THE queen of American vampire fiction has found a new hairy beast to give readers the willies.
The Giant, O'Brien
By Hilary Mantel (Anchor, $20)
THE Booker Prize-winning British author's 1998 novel about 19th-century Irishman Charles O'Brien has been re-released.
When I Was a Child I Read Books
By Marilynne Robinson (HarperCollins, $17)
IN this essay collection, the respected U.S. novelist addresses the themes that have dominated her fiction -- religion, individualism and the myth of the American West.