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Here are the Best Books of 2016

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Enchanted Islands, by Allison Amend (Nan Talese)

Hag-Seed, by Margaret Atwood (Hogarth)

Moonglow, by Michael Chabon (Harper)

The Little Red Chairs, by Edna O’Brien (Little, Brown and Company)


Garden Time, by W.S. Merwin (Copper Canyon)


Everybody Behaves Badly: The True Story Behind Hemingway’s Masterpiece The Sun Also Rises, by Lesley M.M. Blume (Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)

Peacock & Vine, by A. S. Byatt (Knopf)


Seven Brief Lessons on Physics, by Carlo Rovelli (Riverhead)

Written by Joe Peschel

December 19th, 2016 at 2:44 pm