16 Books to Watch for in June 2011

A haunting novel of one man's fatal mistake, a guide to the impeccable style of Frenchwomen, and more riveting reads.
The Story of Beautiful Girl

The Story of Beautiful Girl

352 pages; Grand Central Publishing
A white developmentally disabled woman and an African-American deaf man are cruelly separated from each other and their baby in this heart-tugging novel.

— Karen Holt