20. 'Once Upon A River' (Dec. 4)
Diane Setterfield, the author of the haunting and atmospheric The Thirteenth Tale, releases her long-awaited follow-up this December. When a mute young girl shows up at an English inn, three families are convinced she belongs to them, but secrets abound as the villagers try to discover her true identity. For anyone who loves the art of storytelling, this magical blend of fairy tale and mystery shouldn't be missed.