The best literature and nonfiction of the year, for the serious reader in your life.
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra
Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford
Empty Mansions by Bill Dedman & Paul Clark Newell, Jr.
The Mushroom Hunters by Langdon Cook
My Promised Land by Ari Shavit
Dissident Gardens by Jonathan Lethem
The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri
The Purchase by Linda Spalding
Dear Life by Alice Munro
The Circle by Dave Eggers (audiobook)
And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
Bleeding Edge by Thomas Pynchon
The Good Lord Bird by James McBride
Wilson by A. Scott Berg
Double Down: Game Change 2012 by Mark Halperin & John Heilemann