Library Journal: Top 10 Books of 2012

NW - Zadie Smith

Library Journal: Top 10 Books of 2012 (alphabetically by author)

  • By the Iowa Sea: A Memoir of Disaster and Love – Joe Blair
  • Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity – Katherine Boo
  • A Land More Kind Than Home – Wiley Cash
  • Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk – Ben Fountain
  • Crusoe: Daniel Defoe, Robert Knox, and the Creation of a Myth – Katherine Frank
  • Some Kind of Fairy Tale – Graham Joyce
  • The Song of Achilles – Madeline Miller
  • The Lady in Gold: The Extraordinary Tale of Gustav Klimt’s Masterpiece, Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer – Anne-Marie O’Connor
  • NW – Zadie Smith
  • Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from “Dear Sugar” – Cheryl Strayed