San Francisco Chronicle: Top 10 Books of 2016

San Francisco Chronicle: Top 10 Books of 2016

Fiction

  • Barkskins – Annie Proulx
  • Imagine Me Gone – Adam Haslett
  • The Past – Tessa Hadley
  • The Sport of Kings – C.E. Morgan
  • The Underground Railroad – Colson Whitehead

Nonfiction

  • Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right – Jane Mayer
  • Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City – Matthew Desmond
  • How to Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS – David France
  • Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets – Svetlana Alexievich
  • Truevine: Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother’s Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South – Beth Macy