The Age of Miracles
By Karen Thompson Walker (Anchor, $20)
THIS American literary debut focuses on an California family as the speed of the Earth's rotation mysteriously slows.
The Grandest Challenge
By Drs. Abdallah Daar and Peter Singer (Anchor, $22)
TWO Toronto-based physicians explore how experts are taking life-saving science from lab to village.
By Paul M. Barrett (Broadway, $19)
THIS non-fiction title delves into the history of the most popular handgun in the U.S.