Time: Top 20 Books of 2017

Time Magazine: Best Fiction and Nonfiction Books of 2017

Fiction

  1. Sing, Unburied, Sing – Jesmyn Ward
  2. White Tears – Hari Kunzru
  3. Transit – Rachel Cusk
  4. Manhattan Beach – Jennifer Egan
  5. Lincoln in the Bardo – George Saunders
  6. Exit West – Mohsin Hamid
  7. The Changeling – Victor LaValle
  8. The Ninth Hour – Alice McDermott
  9. Days Without End – Sebastian Barry
  10. New People – Danzy Senna

Nonfiction

  1. What Happened – Hillary Rodham Clinton
  2. We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy – Ta-Nehisi Coates
  3. Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI – David Grann
  4. Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow – Yuval Harari
  5. The Rules Do Not Apply – Ariel Levy
  6. Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body – Roxane Gay
  7. Blind Spot – Teju Cole
  8. The Meaning of Michelle: 16 Writers on the Iconic First Lady and How Her Journey Inspires Our Own – Veronica Chambers
  9. The Evangelicals: The Struggle to Shape America – Frances FitzGerald
  10. The Vanity Fair Diaries: 1983 – 1992 – Tina Brown