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.
Rescue by Anita Shreve


288 pages; Little Brown (Hachette)
Desperate to keep his teenage daughter out of trouble, a man looks up the woman who abandoned them both years earlier, in the latest novel by the popular author of The Pilot's Wife.
— Karen Holt