Vampires in the Lemon Grove By Karen Russell (Knopf, $24.95)
New stories, awash in the fantastic and strange.
The Burn Palace By Stephen Dobyns (Blue Rider, $27.95)
In New England village, blending Dickens and King.
See Now Then By Jamaica Kincaid (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, $24)
Bitter, autobiographical novel traces a marital breakup.