Guardian: 31 Best Fiction Books of 2017

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The Guardian: 31 Best Fiction Books of 2017

  • Lincoln in the Bardo – George Saunders
  • Exit West – Mohsin Hamid
  • Reservoir 13 – Jon McGregor
  • H(A)PPY – Nicola Barker
  • House of Names – Colm Toibin
  • Mrs. Osmond – John Banville
  • The Golden House – Salman Rushdie
  • The Sparsholt Affair – Alan Hollinghurst
  • Manhattan Beach – Jennifer Egan
  • The Ministry of Utmost Happiness – Arundhati Roy
  • Birdcage Walk – Helen Dunmore
  • Home Fire – Kamila Shamsie
  • Dunbar – Edward St. Aubyn
  • We That Are Young – Preti Taneja
  • When I Hit You or a Portrait of the Writer as a Young Wife – Meena Kandasamy
  • The End of Eddy – Édouard Louis
  • First Love – Gwendoline Riley
  • Fever Dream – Samanta Schweblin
  • Such Small Hands – Andrés Barba
  • Flights – Olga Tokarczuk
  • The Lie of the Land – Amanda Craig
  • Homegoing – Yaa Gyasi
  • My Absolute Darling – Gabriel Tallent
  • Conversations with Friends – Sally Rooney
  • Spoils – Brian Van Reet
  • The President’s Gardens – Muhsin Al-Ramli
  • Madame Zero: 9 Stories – Sarah Hall
  • Room Little Darker – June Caldwell
  • Attrib. and other stories – Eley Williams
  • Midwinter Break – Bernard MacLaverty
  • Winter – Ali Smith