New York Times: 10 Best Books of 2016

New York Times Book Review: 10 Best Books of 2016


  • The Association of Small Bombs – Karan Mahajan
  • The North Water – Ian McGuire
  • The Underground Railroad – Colson Whitehead
  • The Vegetarian – Han Kang. Translated by Deborah Smith
  • War and Turpentine – Stefan Hertmans. Translated by David McKay


  • At the Existentialist Café: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails – Sarah Bakewell
  • 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
  • In the Darkroom – Susan Faludi
  • The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between – Hisham Matar