15 Books to Watch for in January 2011

From a riveting memoir of a woman's tormented relationship with her mother to the life lessons gleaned from overcoming a debilitating disease, O's editors pick 15 amazing reads to start the year.
Baby and Other Stories by Paula Bomer

Baby & Other Stories

176 pages; Word Riot
Dysfunctional doesn't begin to describe the marriages in this brilliant, brutally raw debut collection.
— Karen Holt