Of the Buzz Books 2014: Spring/Summer: Exclusive Excerpts from 40 Top Titles (a free ebook of 40 excerpts you can get yourself using link), these adult novels struck me as promising:
Jesuit missionary fights for life among the Native Americans in the New World wilderness.
Lost for Words: A Novel
Edward St. Aubyn
Biting look at a famous literary prize and the judges' dubious motives.
Young God: A Novel
Katherine Faw Morris
Interesting tough-gal voice and fun if crude.