A.V. Club: 24 Favorite Books of 2017

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A.V. Club: 24 Favorite Books of 2017

  • What We Lose – Zinzi Clemmons
  • The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage (Volume 1) – Philip Pullman
  • The Answers – Catherine Lacey
  • Lincoln in the Bardo – George Saunders
  • The Mother of All Questions – Rebecca Solnit
  • Exit West – Mohsin Hamid
  • Homesick for Another World – Ottessa Moshfegh
  • Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002) – David Sedaris
  • A Separation – Katie Kitamura
  • 21st-Century Yokel – Tom Cox
  • Idaho – Emily Ruskovich
  • Imaginary Cities: A Tour of Dream Cities, Nightmare Cities, and Everywhere in Between – Darran Anderson
  • The Unwomanly Face of War: An Oral History of Women in World War II – Svetlana Alexievich
  • Paperbacks from Hell: The Twisted History of ’70s and ’80s Horror Fiction – Grady Hendrix
  • Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries – Kory Stamper
  • Strange the Dreamer – Laini Taylor
  • Out in the Open – Jesús Carrasco
  • Sour Heart – Jenny Zhang
  • The Last Days of Café Leila – Donia Bijan
  • Vacationland: True Stories from Painful Beaches – John Hodgman
  • Flâneuse: Women Walk the City in Paris, New York, Tokyo, Venice, and London – Lauren Elkin
  • Why I Am Not A Feminist: A Feminist Manifesto – Jessa Crispin
  • 300 Arguments – Sarah Manguso
  • Turtles All the Way Down – John Green