Favorite Books 2017

Fiction:
Anne Boleyn: A King’s Obsession by Alison Weir (Six Tudor Queens series #2)Weir, Alison
Anything is PossibleStrout, Elizabeth
Art of Fielding, The by Chad HarbachHarbach, Chad
Artemis by Andy WeirWeir, Andy
Assassin’s Fate – Robin HobbHobb, Robin
Blackhouse, The by Peter MayMay, Peter
Blame, Jeff AbbottAbbott, Jeff
Blood Rose Rebellion, by Rosalyn EvesEves, Rosalyn
Book of Phoenix, The by Nnedi OkoraforOkorafor, Nnedi
Burning Bright, Nick PetriePetrie, Nick
Burning Page, The by Genevieve Cogman (“The Invisible Library” #3)Cogman, Genevieve
Case Histories, Kate AtkinsonAtkinson, Kate
Celine, by Peter Heller Heller, Peter
Chilbury Ladies’ Choir by Jennifer RyanRyan, Jennifer
Chronicles of St. Mary’s series (9 bks+10 short stories) by Jodi TaylorTaylor, Jodi
Circling the Sun by Paula McLainMcLain, Paula
Closed and Common Orbit, A by Becky ChambersChambers, Becky
Come, Sundown, Nora RobertsRoberts, Nora
CommonwealthPatchett, Ann
Commonwealth by Ann PatchettPatchett, Ann
Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper, The by Phaedra PatrickPatrick, Phaedra
Dark Matter by Blake CrouchCrouch, Blake
Death in St. Petersburg by Tasha Alexander (Lady Emily Mystery #12)Alexander, Tasha
Dry, The by Jane HarperHarper, Jane
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by  Gail HoneymanHoneyman, Gail
Excellent Lombards, The by Jane HamiltonHamilton, Jane
Fifth House of the Heart, The Ben TrippTripp, Ben
Flame Bearer, The Bernard CornwellCornwell, Bernard
Fools’ River, Timothy HallinanHallinan, Timothy
Gentleman in Moscow, A Amor TowlesTowles, Amor
Gentleman in Moscow, A by Amor TowlesTowles, Amor
Girl in the red coat, The by Kate HamerHamer, Kate
Golden Age, The by Joan LondonLondon, Joan
Hate U Give, The by Angie ThomasThomas, Angie
Hawke’s Prey, Reavis Z. WorthamWortham, Reavis Z.
Heartstone by Elle Katharine WhiteWhite, Elle Katharine
Homegoing by Yaa GyasiGyasi, Yaa
Hypnotist’s love story, The by Liane MoriartyMoriarty, Liane
I always loved you : a story of Mary Cassatt and Edgar Degas by Robin OliveiraOliveira, Robin
Imagine Me GoneHaslett, Adam
IQ, Joe IdeIde, Joe
keeper of lost things, The by Ruth HoganHogan, Ruth
Kindred, Octavia ButlerButler, Octavia
Last anniversary, The by Liane MoriartyMoriarty, Liane
Light it Up, Nick Petrie Petrie, Nick
Lilac Girls by Martha Hall KellyKelly, Martha Hall
Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk, by Kathleen RooneyRooney, Kathleen
Little Labors- Rivka GalchenGalchen, Rivka
Little Life, A  Hanya YanagiharaYanagihara, Hanya
Loner- Teddy WayneWayne, Teddy
Love Finds You in Annapolis, Maryland by Roseanna M. WhiteWhite, Roseanna
Man Called Ove, A by Fredrik BackmanBackman, Fredrik
Medicine Walk, Richard WagameseWagamese, Richard
Midnight Rose, The by Lucinda RileyRiley, Lucinda
Miss You by Kate EberlenEberlen, Kate
Missing, Presumed by Susie SteinerSteiner, Susie
Mr. Rochester by Sarah ShoemakerShoemaker, Sarah
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell Your She’s SorryBackman, Fredrik
My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth StroutStrout, Elizabeth
Namesake, The by Jhumpa LahiriLahiri, Jhumpa
News of the WorldJiles, Paulette
Night Circus, The by Erin MorgensternMorgenstern, Erin
Night Film, by Marisha PesslPessl, Marisha
Nix, The by Nathan HillHill, Nathan
Once Upon a Spine – Kate CarlisleCarlisle, Kate
Paris Trout by Pete Dexter.Dexter, Pete
Quiet Until the ThawFuller, Alexandra
Readers of Broken Wheel recommend, The by Katarina BivaldBivald, Katarina
Reason You’re Alive by Matthew QuickQuick, Matthew
Shadowshaper by Daniel José OlderOlder, Daniel José
Sorcery & Cecilia or The Enchanted Chocolate PotWrede, Patricia C. and Caroline Stevermer
Stars Are FireShreve, Anita
Stone Sky, The N.K. JemisinJemisin, N.K.
Submission- Michel HouellebecqHouellebecq, Michel
Temeraire series (9 bks) by Naomi NovikNovik, Naomi
Thomas the Rhymer by Ellen KushnerKushner, Ellen
Uprooted by Naomi NovikNovik, Naomi
Vicious, by V.E. SchwabSchwab, V.E.
Wanderers, The by Meg HowreyHowrey, Meg
Wanderers, The- Meg HowreyHowrey, Meg
Watch Me Disappear by Janelle BrownBrown, Janelle
Watching Glass Shatter – James J CudneyCudney, James J.
We were the lucky ones by Georgia HunterHunter, Georgia
Widow, The by Fiona BartonBarton, Fiona
Wishin’ & Hopin’ by Wally LambLamb, Wally
With Blood Upon the Sand- Bradley BeaulieuBeaulieu, Bradley
Within the Sanctuary of Wings by Marie Brennan (Lady Trent series #5)Brennan, Maria
World of the Innocent – Nadine C KeelsKeels, Nadine C.
Year is ’42, The by Nella BielskiBielski, Nella
You will know me by Megan AbbottAbbott, Megan
Six of Crows series by Leigh BardugoBardugo, Leigh
Six of Crows  
Crooked Kingdom
Broken Earth series by N.K. JemisinJemisin, N.K.
The Fifth Season
The Obelisk Gate
The Stone Sky
Louise Penny…all of them.Penny, Louise
Nonfiction:
Autumn- Karl Ove KnausgaardKnausgaard, Karl Ove
Born a Crime by Trevor NoahNoah, Trevor
Broad Strokes: Fifteen Women Who Made Art and Made History (In That Order), by Bridget QuinnQuinn, Bridget
Card Catalog, The: Books, Cards, and Literary Treasures The Library of Congress
Cork Dork: A Wine-Fueled Adventure Among the Obsessive Sommeliers, Big Bottle Hunters, and Rogue Scientists Who Taught Me to Live for Taste- Bianca BoskerBosker, Bianca
Crown of Blood by Nicola TallisTallis, Nicola
Game of Queens by Sarah GristwoodGristwood, Sarah
God Is a Verb by David A. CooperCooper, David A.
Good girls revolt, The : how the women of Newsweek sued their bosses and changed the workplace by Lynn PovichPovich, Lynn
How Doctors Think by Jerome GroopmanGroopman, Jerome
Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl- Carrie BrownsteinBrownstein, Carrie
Just Mercy by Bryan StevensonStevenson, Bryan
Last Hope Island: Britain, Occupied Europe, and the Brotherhood That Helped Turn the Tide of War by Lynne OlsonOlson, Lynne
Life of Thomas Johnson, The by Edward S. DelaplaineDelaplaine, S
Longfellow: A Rediscovered Life, by Charles C. CalhounCalhoun, Charles
Moranifesto- Caitlin MoranMoran, Caitlin
Mother of All Questions, The by Rebecca Solnit.Solnit, Rebecca
Norse Mythology- Neil GaimanGaiman, Neil
Photo Ark,The : One Man’s Quest to Document the World’s Animals Joel SartoreSartore, Joel
Rain in Portugal, The, by Billy CollinsCollins, Billy
Rosalie Lightning: A Graphic Memoir- Tom HartHart, Tom
Stranger in the woods, The : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit by Michael FinkelFinkey, Michael
Time Traveler’s Guide to Restoration England, The by Ian MortimerMortimer, Ian
Warmth of Other Suns, The by Isabel WilkersonWilkerson, Isabel
Woman who Smashed Codes, The by Jason FagoneFagone, Jason
Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries, by Kory StamperStamper, Kory
Young and Damned and Fair by Gareth RussellRussell, Gareth
Book Picks – Children/Juvenile/Teen:
Charlotte’s Web by E. B. WhiteWhite, E.B.
Homage to Catalonia, George OrwellOrwell, George
John Ronald’s Dragons: The Story of J.R.R. Tolkien by Caroline McAlisterMcAlister, Caroline
One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake (“Three Dark Crowns” #2)Blake, Kendare
Quest for Z, The: The True Story of Explorer Percy Fawcett and a Lost City in the Amazon by Greg PizzoliPizzoli, Greg
Ring and the Crown, The: the Extended Edition by Melissa de la CruzCruz, Melissa de la
Shadowcaster by Cinda W. Chima (Shattered Realms series #2)Chima, Cinda W
Star-Crossed by Barbara DeeDee, Barbara
Taking flight : from war orphan to star ballerina by Michaela DePrinceDePrince, Michaela
The Hate U Give by Angie ThomasThomas, Angie
We will not be silent : the White Rose student resistance movement that defied Adolf Hitler by Russell FreedmanFreedman, Russell
When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya MenonMenon, Sandhya
Wild Lily by K.M. PeytonPeyton, K.M.
Wish – Barbara O’ConnorO’Connor, Barbara
Wish Granter, The by CJ Redwine (Ravenspire series #2)Redwine, C.J.
You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me, Sherman AlexieAlexie, Sherman
Graphic Novel:
DaytripperMoon, Fábio and Gabriel Bá
HostageDelisle, Guy
My Favorite Thing is MonstersFerris, Emil
Roller GirlJamieson, Victoria
Rosalie LightningHart, Tom
White Donkey, The: Terminal LanceUriarte, Maximilian

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