Once Upon a Time: The Lives of Bob Dylan by Ian Bell (Pegasus, 592 pages, October 16)
This latest Dylan biography places the musician in his musical, literary, historical, and political contexts.
The Circle by Dave Eggers (Knopf, 504 pages, October 8)
Eggers tackles our immediate fears and concerns about privacy and individuality in the digital age.
The Double by George P. Pelecanos (Little, Brown and Company, Series: Spero Lucas, 384 pages, October 8)
All Spero Lucas has to do is retrieve a stolen painting and find the dude who humiliated his client. Problem is, dude's a violent criminal and has a bunch of other dudes who don't hold back. Watch out, Spero.