The Week: Best Books of 2017

Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI - David Grann

The Week: Best Books of 2017, divided into novels and nonfiction

Novels

  1. Lincoln in the Bardo – George Saunders
  2. Sing, Unburied, Sing – Jesmyn Ward
  3. Exit West – Mohsin Hamid
  4. White Tears – Hari Kunzru
  5. Manhattan Beach – Jennifer Egan

Nonfiction

  1. Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI – David Grann
  2. The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia – Masha Gessen
  3. We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy – Ta-Nehisi Coates
  4. Grant – Ron Chernow
  5. Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body – Roxane Gay