Glamorous Powers

Susan Howatch, Author Fawcett Books $6.99 (416p) ISBN 978-0-449-21728-3

Jon Darrow, an Anglican priest and abbot with psychic abilities, has a vision that he interprets as God's instruction to leave his religious order. ``In this witty, wise novel, the question `Does God exist?' is always understood and, true to life, ambiguously answered,'' wrote PW. (Nov.)