Books of the Year!

The holidays may be over, but a new year of reading has just begun.  If you’re looking for some good fiction to take you through the rest of Winter Term or get you through a long flight, try one of the titles on these Best Books of 2011 lists:

New York Times Book Review

Washington Post Best of 2011 

Publishers Weekly Top Books of 2011

These titles appear on multiple Top 10 and Best-of-2011 lists:

The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides, the Pulitzer-Prize-winning author of Middlesex (available in the Popular Reading Collection at Purchase College Library).

The Art of Fielding: a Novel by Chad Harbach (available through Interlibrary Loan)

1Q84 by Haruki Murakami (available in the Popular Reading Collection at Purchase College Library)

The Tiger’s Wife: a Novel by Tea Obrecht (available through Interlibrary Loan)


The Marriage Plot Cover from The New York Observer1Q84 Cover. Image from Baker & Taylor via NPR.comThe Tiger's Wife image from Vanity Fair

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Posted on January 5, 2012, in book of the week. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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