The Solace Of Leaving Early Haven Kimmel (Doubleday, $23.95, on sale June 18) From the author of A Girl Named Zippy comes a novel about small-town Indiana, where a would-be Great American novelist and a conflicted preacher square off.

Prague Arthur Phillips (Random House, $24.95, on sale June 25) Phillips, a five-time Jeopardy! champion, describes a group of American expats in Budapest.

Running With Scissors Augusten Burroughs (St. Martin’s, $23.95, on sale July 10) And you thought your parents were crazy? A memoir of a family circus.