True Detectives : by Jonathan Kellerman (Ballantine, $27) Rivals and half-brothers Moses Reed and Aaron Fox try to crack the case of a missing student.
Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi, Volume I: by Aaron Allston (Del Ray, $27) Luke Skywalker is arrested for failing to prevent Jacen Solo's turn to the dark side. But it's only the first blow in an anti-Jedi backlash.
The Skinny On Losing Weight Without Being Hungry : (Broadway, $24.95) Weight-loss specialist Dr. Louis Aronne shares the diet plan that has worked so well for his many patients.
Pursuit : by Karen Robards (Putnam, $24.95) Rookie lawyer Jessica Ford is the only survivor of a car crash that kills the first lady, and she worries that the crash was no accident.
The Long Fall: by Walter Mosley (Riverhead, $25.95) When ex-boxer, hard drinker, old-school private eye Leonid McGill tries turning over a new leaf, his commitment to the straight and narrow is going to be constantly tested.
The Dark Volume : by Gordon Dahlquist (Bantam, $26) Awakening from a fevered delirium, Celeste Temple finds herself in a fishing village on the remote Iron Coast. She and her travel companions are soon launched into a quest that will draw them one by one into a realm of reckless, lawless terror.