This Is Not Your City By Caitlin Horrocks (Sarabande, $15.95)
Ingenious writing and sprightly heartbreak characterize the stories in this debut collection.
Ethan Allen: His Life and Times By Willard Sterne Randall (Norton, $35)
A biography of the most famous Green Mountain Boy depicts him as a rebel and a hustler.
Starting from Happy By Patricia Marx (Scribner, $24)
A beach-ready love story with absurdist undertones.
Three Cups of Deceit: How Greg Mortenson, Humanitarian Hero, Lost His Way By Jon Krakauer (Anchor, $9.95)
One literary star blows the whistle on another’s trickery.