What Happened to Sophie Wilder (Tin House Books, $15.95) is Christopher Beha’s debut novel in which a floundering writer living in New York is visited by his college love who abruptly disappears. He sets off to find her. “. . . a moving meditation on why and for whom we write." —New York Times Book Review. Beha is the author of the memoir Whole Five Feet: What the Great Books Taught Me About Life, Death, and Pretty Much Everything Else.