ALUMNI FICTION  American Savior by Roland Merullo '75, '76 AM (Algonquin). The Bruise by Magdalena Zurawski '95 (Alabama).

ALUMNI NONFICTION  Desire: Where Sex Meets Addiction by Susan Cheever '65 (Simon & Schuster). The Tyranny of Oil: The World's Most Powerful Industry—and What We Must Do to Stop It by Antonia Juhasz '95 (HarperCollins). Being Catholic Now: Prominent Americans Talk About Change in the Church and the Quest for Meaning by Kerry Kennedy '81 (Random House). Bad Bosses, Crazy Coworkers & Other Office Idiots by Vicky Oliver '82 (Sourcebooks). Backstabbing for Beginners: My Crash Course in International Diplomacy by Michael Soussan '95 (Nation Books). Prophets and Princes: Saudi Arabia from Muhammad to the Present by Mark Weston '75 (John Wiley & Sons).

FACULTY NONFICTION  Ordinary People, Turbulent Times by Alice Goldstein '79 AM (Author House). Northern Arts: The Breakthrough of Scandinavian Literature and Art, from Ibsen to Bergman by Arnold Weinstein (Princeton).