N.Y. Times: The 10 Best Books of 2014

FICTION

  • ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE By Anthony Doerr
  • DEPT. OF SPECULATION By Jenny Offill
  • EUPHORIA By Lily King
  • FAMILY LIFE By Akhil Sharma
  • REDEPLOYMENT By Phil Klay

NONFICTION

  • CAN’T WE TALK ABOUT SOMETHING MORE PLEASANT? By Roz Chast
  • ON IMMUNITY: An Inoculation By Eula Biss
  • PENELOPE FITZGERALD: A Life By Hermione Lee
  • THE SIXTH EXTINCTION: An Unnatural History By Elizabeth Kolbert
  • THIRTEEN DAYS IN SEPTEMBER: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David By Lawrence Wright

See the full article: http://nyti.ms/1tQSMd3

Share

L.A. Times: 10 best books of 2014

  • “Can’t and Won’t: Stories” by Lydia Davis
  • “Citizen: An American Lyric” by Claudia Rankine
  • “Gabriel: A Poem” by Edward Hirsch
  • “The Interior Circuit: A Mexico City Chronicle” by Francisco Goldman
  • “The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan” by Rick Perlstein
  • “Lena Finkle’s Magic Barrel: A Graphic Novel” by Anya Ulinich
  • “Lila” by Marilynne Robinson
  • “The Next Tsunami: Living on a Restless Coast” by Bonnie Henderson
  • “On Immunity: An Inoculation” by Eula Biss
  • “Suspended Sentences: Three Novellas” by Patrick Modiano

See the full article: http://www.latimes.com/books/jacketcopy/la-ca-jc-ulin-list-20141221-story.html

Share