Maureen Corrigan: 11 Best Books of 2015

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Maureen Corrigan: 11 Best Books of 2015 (as aired on NPR’s Fresh Air)

  1. The Tsar of Love and Techno: Stories – Anthony Marra
  2. Honeydew: Stories – Edith Pearlman
  3. A Manual for Cleaning Women: Selected Stories – Lucia Berlin
  4. H Is for Hawk – Helen Macdonald
  5. The Light of the World: A Memoir – Elizabeth Alexander
  6. M Train – Patti Smith
  7. Bettyville: A Memoir – George Hodgman
  8. The Mare – Mary Gaitskill
  9. The Buried Giant – Kazuo Ishiguro
  10. The Story of the Lost Child: Book 4, The Neapolitan Novels: “Maturity, Old Age” – Elena Ferrante
  11. No Better Friend: One Man, One Dog, and Their Extraordinary Story of Courage and Survival in WWII – Robert Weintraub