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.
The Winter of Our Disconnect by Susan Maushart

The Winter of Our Disconnect

288 pages; Penguin
One family, six months, zero digital devices. Read this true story for inspiration. Read it for laughs. Maybe even read it on your iPad.
— Karen Holt