We just so happen to be pretty entrenched in the book world, and we know the books that have every editor in the industry talking. We’ve selected the 10 fiction novels published in the last year that have received the highest number of rave reviews and nods from the literary world’s most prestigious award panels. These titles are on every ‘best of the year’ list we’ve seen so far, so the literary lover on your list is sure to be pleased with any one of them.
1. The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard Flanagan
2. Redeployment by Phil Klay
3. The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters
4. To Rise Again at a Decent Hour by Joshua Ferris
5. A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James
6. A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing by Eimear McBride
7. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
8. Bark by Lorrie Moore
9. Us Conductors by Sean Michaels
10. Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
We’ll take one too, Santa.