Maureen Corrigan: 10 Best Books of 2016

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Maureen Corrigan: 10 Best Books of 2016 (as aired on NPR’s Fresh Air)

  1. The Underground Railroad – Colson Whitehead
  2. Homegoing – Yaa Gyasi
  3. Underground Airlines – Ben H. Winters
  4. Here I Am – Jonathan Safran Foer
  5. The Wonder – Emma Donoghue
  6. The Lonely City: Adventures In The Art Of Being Alone – Olivia Laing
  7. Eleanor Roosevelt: The War Years And After, 1939-1962 – Blanche Wiesen Cook
  8. Eyes On The Street: The Life Of Jane Jacobs – Robert Kanigel
  9. Born To Run – Bruce Springsteen
  10. When Breath Becomes Air – Paul Kalanithi