Good or just lucky?

By Anne Tyler, A Patchwork Planet. (Knopf, 24 pp.)

Clergy Killers, by Lloyd Rediger

By Lloyd Reidger, Clergy Killers: Guidance for Pastors and Congregations Under Attack. (Westminster John Knox, 200 pp.)

Victims and Sinners, by Linda A. Mercadante

By Linda A. Mercadante, Victims and Sinners: Spiritual Roots of Addiction and Recovery. (Westminster John Knox, 220 pp.)