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The Bone Detectives: How Forensic Anthropologists Solve Crimes and Uncover Mysteries of the Dead by Donna M. Jackson
Extreme Scientists: Exploring Nature's Mysteries from Perilous Places (Scientists in the Field Series) by Donna M. Jackson
Paper Towns by John Green
Circus: An Album by DK1998
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan2005
The Outcasts of 19 Schuyler Place by E. L. Konigsburg2005
The Seer of Shadows by Avi2008
The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly2010
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerrnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2014
I Am Pilgrim by Terry Hayesnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeernot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson's Lost Pacific Empire: A Story of Wealth, Ambition, and Survival by Peter Starknot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Bad Feminist: Essays by Roxane Gaynot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2014
Bedrock Faith by Eric Charles Maynot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawandenot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Big Little Lies by Liane Moriartynot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2014
The Birth of the Pill: How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched a Revolution by Jonathan Eignot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
The Bone Clocks by David Mitchellnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henríqueznot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon Jamesnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2014
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?: A Memoir by Roz Chastnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2014
Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Pikettynot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Citizens Creek : a novel by Lalita Tademynot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakaminot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches by Alan Bradleynot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free by Héctor Tobarnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offillnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Dr. Mutter's Marvels: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine by Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicznot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
The Empathy Exams: Essays by Leslie Jamisonnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Empire of Sin: A Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and the Battle for Modern New Orleans by Gary Kristnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
The Enchanted by Rene Denfeldnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
The Escape by Mary Baloghnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Euphoria by Lily Kingnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2014
Fire Shut Up in My Bones by Charles M. Blownot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War by Mark Harrisnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt by Michael Lewisnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
The Good Spy: The Life and Death of Robert Ames by Kai Birdnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
The Guts by Roddy Doylenot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism by Edward E. BaptistNonfiction, 2014
How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World by Steven Johnsonnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
I'll Take You There: Mavis Staples, the Staple Singers, and the March up Freedom's Highway by Greg Kotnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette by Hampton Sidesnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution by Walter Isaacsonnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kiddnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan by Rick Perlsteinnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevensonnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Lila by Marilynne Robinsonnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Lives in Ruins: Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble by Marilyn Johnsonnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
The Long Way Home by Louise Pennynot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
The Magician's Land by Lev Grossmannot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
The Martian by Andy Weirnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Michael Jordan: The Life by Roland Lazenbynot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
The Nazis Next Door: How America Became a Safe Haven for Hitler's Men by Eric Lichtblaunot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State by Glenn Greenwaldnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Nora Webster by Colm Tóibínnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's Learned by Lena Dunhamnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
On Immunity: An Inoculation by Eula Bissnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2014
The One Plus One by Jojo Moyesnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Orfeo: A Novel by Richard Powersnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
The Paying Guests by Sarah Watersnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
The Peripheral by William Gibsonnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love, and So Much More by Janet Mocknot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Redeployment by Phil Klaynot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2014
The Secret Place by Tana Frenchnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League by Jeff Hobbsnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
The Silkworm by Robert Galbraithnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbertnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2014
Skin Game by Jim Butchernot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Some Luck by Jane Smileynot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal by Ben Macintyrenot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandelnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2014
The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History of the Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness, and Recovery by Sam Keannot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate by Naomi Kleinnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay by Elena Ferrantenot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
An Untamed State by Roxane Gaynot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Us by David Nichollsnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
We are Not Ourselves by Matthew Thomasnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions by Randall Munroenot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
Wolf by Mo Haydernot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Written in My Own Heart's Blood by Diana Gabaldonnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2014
Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future by Peter Thielnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2014
The Aeronaut's Windlass by Jim ButcherFiction, 2015
Best Boy: A Novel by Eli Gottliebnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coatesnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2015
Black-Eyed Susans: A Novel of Suspense by Julia HeaberlinFiction, 2015
The Book of Aron by Jim Shepardnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
The Cartel by Don WinslowTop ten, 2015
Church of Marvels by Leslie Parrynot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
City on Fire by Garth Risk Hallbergnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybournnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
A Darker Shade of Magic by V. E. SchwabFiction, 2015
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik LarsonTop ten, 2015
Delicious Foods by James Hannahamnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2015
Displacement by Lucy KnisleyNonfiction, 2015
Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death, and Brain Surgery by Henry Marshnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2015
Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic by Sam QuinonesNonfiction, 2015
Epitaph by Mary Doria RussellFiction, 2015
Fates and Furies by Lauren Groffnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things by Jenny LawsonNonfiction, 2015
The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle by Lillian FadermanNonfiction, 2015
Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America by Jill LeovyTop ten, 2015
Girl at War by Sara Novicnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
Girl Waits With Gun by Amy StewartFiction, 2015
H Is for Hawk by Helen Macdonaldnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2015
Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs by Sally Mannnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2015
Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl: A Memoir by Carrie BrownsteinNonfiction, 2015
In the Country: Stories by Mia AlvarFiction, 2015
The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World by Andrea Wulfnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2015
Jade Dragon Mountain by Elsa Hartnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
Jimmy Bluefeather by Kim HeacoxFiction, 2015
Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan StradalTop ten, 2015
The Light of the World: A Memoir by Elizabeth AlexanderNonfiction, 2015
A Little Life by Hanya Yanagiharanot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
A Manual for Cleaning Women: Selected Stories by Lucia Berlinnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
The Mare: A Novel by Mary Gaitskillnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
Negroland: A Memoir by Margo JeffersonNonfiction, 2015
The Nightingale by Kristin HannahTop ten, 2015
One of Us: The Story of Anders Breivik and the Massacre in Norway by Åsne SeierstadNonfiction, 2015
Our Souls at Night by Kent HarufFiction, 2015
Pirate Hunters: Treasure, Obsession, and the Search for a Legendary Pirate Ship by Robert Kursonnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2015
Pretty Girls by Karin SlaughterFiction, 2015
Purity by Jonathan Franzennot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah HarariTop ten, 2015
The Sellout by Paul Beattynot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
The Shepherd's Life: Modern Dispatches from an Ancient Landscape by James Rebanksnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2015
Slade House by David Mitchellnot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon RonsonNonfiction, 2015
SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome by Mary Beardnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2015
The Story of the Lost Child by Elena Ferrantenot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2015
The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyennot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2015
This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance! by Jonathan EvisonFiction, 2015
Uprooted by Naomi NovikFiction, 2015
The Wright Brothers by David McCulloughNonfiction, 2015
All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation by Rebecca Traisternot in English Common Knowledge2016
American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst by Jeffrey Toobinnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodsonnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Another Day in the Death of America by Gary Youngenot in English Common Knowledge2016
Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? by Frans de Waal2016
The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports by Jeff Passannot in English Common Knowledge2016
At the Existentialist Café: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails with Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Others by Sarah Bakewellnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Barkskins by Annie Proulx2016
Before the Fall by Noah Hawley2016
Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbuenot in English Common Knowledge2016
Bellevue: Three Centuries of Medicine and Mayhem at America's Most Storied Hospital by David Oshinsky2016
Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America by Patrick Phillipsnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2016
Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen2016
Brighton: A Novel by Michael Harveynot in English Common Knowledge2016
Children of the New World: Stories by Alexander Weinsteinnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Commonwealth by Ann Patchettnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2016
I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life by Ed Yong2016
Dark Matter by Blake Crouchnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right by Jane Mayernot in English Common Knowledge2016
Darktown by Thomas Mullen2016
Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thiennot in English Common Knowledge2016
Dodgers by Bill Beverlynot in English Common Knowledge2016
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmondnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2016
The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race by Jesmyn Wardnot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Firebrand and the First Lady: Portrait of a Friendship: Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the Struggle for Social Justice by Patricia Bell-Scottnot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Gene: An Intimate History by Siddhartha Mukherjeenot in English Common Knowledge2016
A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles2016
The Girls by Emma ClineTop ten, 2016
The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerneynot in English Common Knowledge2016
Grief is the Thing with Feathers by Max Porternot in English Common Knowledge2016
Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War by Mary Roachnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterlynot in English Common Knowledge2016
His Bloody Project: Documents Relating to the Case of Roderick Macrae by Graeme Macrae Burnetnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasinot in English Common Knowledge2016
Imagine Me Gone by Adam Haslettnot in English Common Knowledge2016
In the Country We Love: My Family Divided by Diane Guerrero2016
In the Darkroom by Susan Faludinot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogmannot in English Common Knowledge2016
Jane Steele by Lyndsay Faye2016
Kill 'Em and Leave: Searching for James Brown and the American Soul by James McBridenot in English Common Knowledge2016
Lab Girl by Hope Jahrennot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2016
The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic Smithnot in English Common Knowledge2016
I Let You Go by Clare Mackintoshnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly2016
Mischling by Affinity Konarnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Miss Jane: A Novel by Brad Watsonnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Moonglow by Michael Chabonnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Morning Star by Pierce Brown2016
The Mothers by Brit Bennettnot in English Common Knowledge2016
My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Stroutnot in English Common Knowledge2016
News of the World by Paulette Jilesnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2016
The Nix by Nathan Hill2016
The North Water by Ian McGuirenot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between by Hisham Matarnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us, from Missiles to the Moon to Mars by Nathalia Holtnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Second-hand Time by Svetlana Alexievichnot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Secrets of Wishtide by Kate Saundersnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Seven Brief Lessons on Physics by Carlo Rovellinot in English Common Knowledge2016
Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman by Lindy West2016
The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation by Natalie Y. Moorenot in English Common Knowledge2016
Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right by Arlie Russell Hochschildnot in English Common Knowledge2016
A Study in Scarlet Women by Sherry Thomas2016
The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonsonnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Swing Time by Zadie Smithnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2016
Thus Bad Begins by Javier Marías2016
To the Bright Edge of the World by Eowyn Iveynot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Trespasser by Tana French2016
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whiteheadnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2016
Unseen City: The Majesty of Pigeons, the Discreet Charm of Snails & Other Wonders of the Urban Wilderness by Nathanael Johnsonnot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Vegetarian by Han Kangnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2016
Victoria: The Queen by Julia Baird2016
Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy by Cathy O'NeilTop ten, 2016
What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi2016
Whatever Happened to Interracial Love? by Kathleen Collinsnot in English Common Knowledge2016
When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi2016
White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America by Nancy Isenbergnot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Widow by Fiona Barton2016
Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico's Most Dangerous Drug Cartel by Dan Slaternot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Wonder by Emma Donoghuenot in English Common Knowledge2016
Ali: A Life by Jonathan Eig2017
The Alice Network: A Novel by Kate Quinn2017
Alone: Britain, Churchill, and Dunkirk: Defeat Into Victory by Michael Kordanot in English Common Knowledge2017
American War: A novel by Omar El Akkadnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tysonnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Autumn by Ali Smithnot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden2017
Beartown by Fredrik Backmannot in English Common Knowledge2017
Becoming Ms. Burton: From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women by Susan Burtonnot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Blood of Emmett Till by Timothy B. Tysonnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke2017
Body Horror: Capitalism, Fear, Misogyny, Jokes by Anne Elizabeth Moore2017
Borne by Jeff VanderMeer2017
The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying by Nina Riggsnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News by Kevin Youngnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History by Bill Schuttnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Caroline: Little House, Revisited by Sarah Millernot in English Common Knowledge2017
Chester B. Himes: A Biography by Lawrence P. Jackson2017
The City of Brass by S. A. Chakraborty2017
Code Girls: The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II by Liza Mundynot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothsteinnot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South by Michael W. Twittynot in English Common Knowledge2017
Days without End by Sebastian Barrynot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Dan Egannot in English Common Knowledge2017
Defectors: A Novel by Joseph Kanonnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Difficult Women by Roxane Gay2017
The Dry by Jane Harpernot in English Common Knowledge2017
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeymannot in English Common Knowledge2017
Electric Arches by Eve L. EwingTop ten, 2017
Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows by Balli Kaur Jaswal2017
The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perrynot in English Common Knowledge2017
Everybody Lies: Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are by Seth Stephens-Davidowitznot in English Common Knowledge2017
Exit West by Mohsin Hamidnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2017
An Extraordinary Union by Alyssa Cole2017
The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir by Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevichnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Fever Dream by Samanta Schweblinnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Five-Carat Soul by James McBride2017
The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia by Masha Gessennot in English Common Knowledge2017
Gilded Cage by Vic James2017
Ginny Moon by Benjamin Ludwignot in English Common Knowledge2017
Golden Hill by Francis Spuffordnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Good Me Bad Me: A Novel by Ali Land2017
Grant by Ron Chernownot in English Common Knowledge2017
Grief Cottage: A Novel by Gail Godwin2017
Henry David Thoreau: A Life by Laura Dassow Wallsnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Her Body and Other Parties: Stories by Carmen Maria Machadonot in English Common Knowledge2017
History of Wolves by Emily Fridlundnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Home Fire by Kamila Shamsienot in English Common Knowledge2017
Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Hararinot in English Common Knowledge2017
Hostage by Guy Delislenot in English Common Knowledge2017
Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam by Mark Bowden2017
Human Acts: A Novel by Kang Hannot in English Common Knowledge2017
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gaynot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2017
The Hunting Accident: A True Story of Crime and Poetry by David L. Carlsonnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grannnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2017
A Kind of Freedom by Margaret Wilkerson Sextonnot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Last Ballad: A Novel by Wiley Cash2017
The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine2017
A Legacy of Spies by John le Carrénot in English Common Knowledge2017
Leonardo da Vinci by Walter Isaacson2017
Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney2017
Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saundersnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2017
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste NgTop ten, 2017
The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston2017
Lucía the Luchadora by Cynthia Leonor Garza2017
The Lying Game by Ruth Ware2017
Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz2017
Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egannot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2017
My Favorite Thing Is Monsters by Emil FerrisTop ten, 2017
The Ninth Hour: A Novel by Alice McDermottnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century by Jessica Bruder2017
Notes on a Foreign Country: An American Abroad in a Post-American World by Suzy Hansen2017
An Odyssey: A Father, a Son, and an Epic by Daniel Mendelsohnnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Pachinko by Min Jin Leenot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2017
The Power by Naomi Aldermannot in English Common Knowledge2017
Rabbit Cake by Annie Hartnett2017
Rabbit: The Autobiography of Ms. Pat by Patricia Williamsnot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women by Kate Moore2017
The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen2017
Reincarnation Blues: A Novel by Michael Poorenot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Rules Do Not Apply: A Memoir by Ariel Levynot in English Common Knowledge2017
Setting Free the Kites by Alex Georgenot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reidnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Wardnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2017
Solar Bones by Mike McCormacknot in English Common Knowledge2017
Sourdough by Robin Sloannot in English Common Knowledge2017
Stay With Me by Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀not in English Common Knowledge2017
Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America by Michael Eric Dysonnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in 40 Questions by Valeria Luisellinot in English Common Knowledge2017
This is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel2017
This Is How We Do It: One Day in the Lives of Seven Kids from around the World by Matt Lamothe2017
An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon2017
We Are Never Meeting in Real Life: Essays by Samantha Irbynot in English Common Knowledge2017
We Were Eight Years in Power by Ta-Nehisi Coatesnot in English Common Knowledge2017
We're Going to Need More Wine: Stories That Are Funny, Complicated, and True by Gabrielle Unionnot in English Common Knowledge2017
What It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimahnot in English Common Knowledge2017
What She Ate: Six Remarkable Women and the Food That Tells Their Stories by Laura Shapironot in English Common Knowledge2017
Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries by Kory Stampernot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Wrong Way to Save Your Life: Essays by Megan Stielstranot in English Common Knowledge2017
You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir by Sherman Alexienot in English Common Knowledge2017
Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevinnot in English Common Knowledge2017
The 7 ½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turtonnot in English Common Knowledge2018
All You Can Ever Know: A Memoir by Nicole Chungnot in English Common Knowledge2018
America is Not the Heart by Elaine Castillo2018
An American Marriage by Tayari Jonesnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2018
American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment by Shane Bauernot in English Common Knowledge2018
Asymmetry by Lisa Hallidaynot in English Common Knowledge2018
Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrounot in English Common Knowledge2018
Bearskin: A Novel by James A. McLaughlin2018
Beneath a Ruthless Sun: A True Story of Violence, Race, and Justice Lost and Found by Gilbert King2018
The Big Fella: Babe Ruth and the World He Created by Jane Leavy2018
Blackfish City: A Novel by Sam J. Miller2018
Burning Down the Haus: Punk Rock, Revolution, and the Fall of the Berlin Wall by Tim Mohr2018
The Cabin at the End of the World: A Novel by Paul Tremblay2018
Calypso by David Sedarisnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Circe by Madeline Millernot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2018
The Court Dancer: A Novel by Kyung-sook Shinnot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Death of Mrs Westaway by Ruth Warenot in English Common Knowledge2018
Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan by Steve Collnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Disoriental by Négar Djavadinot in English Common Knowledge2018
Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America by Beth Macy2018
Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover2018
Eternal Life: A Novel by Dara Horn2018
Everything Here Is Beautiful by Mira T. Lee2018
A False Report: A True Story of Rape in America by T. Christian Miller2018
The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century by Kirk Wallace Johnson2018
Feel free: essays by Zadie Smith2018
The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzernot in English Common Knowledge2018
Flights by Olga Tokarczuknot in English Common Knowledge2018
Florida by Lauren Groffnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom by David W. Blightnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi2018
Friday Black by Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah2018
The Friend by Sigrid Nuneznot in English Common Knowledge2018
Fruit of the Drunken Tree by Ingrid Rojas Contreras2018
The Girl Who Smiled Beads: A Story of War and What Comes After by Clemantine Wamariya2018
Girls Burn Brighter: A Novel by Shobha Rao2018
God Save Texas: A Journey into the Soul of the Lone Star State by Lawrence Wright2018
The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkainot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2018
Heads of the Colored People: Stories by Nafissa Thompson-Spiresnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Heart Berries: A Memoir by Terese Marie Mailhotnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth by Sarah Smarshnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Heavy: An American Memoir by Kiese LaymonTop ten, 2018
High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing by Ben Austen2018
The House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea2018
How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence by Michael Pollannot in English Common Knowledge2018
How to Write an Autobiographical Novel: Essays by Alexander Cheenot in English Common Knowledge2018
I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamaranot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2018
The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang2018
A Ladder to the Sky by John Boynenot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Lake on Fire by Rosellen Brownnot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Largesse of the Sea Maiden: Stories by Denis Johnsonnot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Library Book by Susan Orleannot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border by Francisco Cantú2018
Look Alive Out There: Essays by Sloane Crosleynot in English Common Knowledge2018
Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry by Imani Perry2018
A Lucky Man: Stories by Jamel Brinkleynot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Mars Room by Rachel Kushnernot in English Common Knowledge2018
Melmoth by Sarah Perry2018
The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowarnot in English Common Knowledge2018
My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite2018
My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfeghnot in English Common KnowledgeTop ten, 2018
November Road by Lou Berney2018
One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy by Carol Andersonnot in English Common Knowledge2018
Our House by Louise Candlish2018
Palaces for the People: How Social Infrastructure Can Help Fight Inequality, Polarization, and the Decline of Civic Life by Eric Klinenberg2018
The Perfect Nanny: A Novel by Leïla Slimaninot in English Common Knowledge2018
The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World by Simon Winchesternot in English Common Knowledge2018
A Place for Us: A Novel by Fatima Farheen Mirza2018
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