Library Journal: 10 Best Books of 2016

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Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City - Matthew Desmond

Library Journal: 10 Best Books of 2016

  1. Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City – Matthew Desmond
  2. In the Darkroom – Susan Faludi
  3. The Nix – Nathan Hill
  4. To the Bright Edge of the World: A Novel – Eowyn Ivey
  5. The Gene: An Intimate History – Siddhartha Mukherjee
  6. Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America – Patrick Phillips
  7. While the City Slept: A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man’s Descent into Madness – Eli Sanders
  8. American Heiress: The Wild Saga of the Kidnapping, Crimes and Trial of Patty Hearst – Jeffrey Toobin
  9. All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation – Rebecca Traister
  10. The Underground Railroad – Colson Whitehead