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.
Beginner's Grace by Kate Braestrup

Beginner's Grace: Bringing Prayer to Life

272 pages; Free Press
Heartfelt and compassionate, this guide to prayer from minister Braestrup offers insight for followers of nearly any faith.
— Karen Holt