2017 Lariat Reading List

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The Best in Adult Fiction (2015 & 2016 publication dates)

  1. A Gentleman in Moscow~Towles, Amor (Penguin Random House)
  2. All the Missing Girls~Miranda, Megan (Simon & Schuster)
  3. Another Brooklyn~Woodson, Jacqueline (HarperCollins Publishers)
  4. Aurora~Robinson, Kim Stanley (Hachette Book Group)
  5. Be Frank with Me~Johnson, Julia Claiborne (HarperCollins Publishers)
  6. Binti~Okorafor, Nnedi (Macmillan Publishers)
  7. Challenger Deep~Shusterman, Neal (HarperCollins Publishers)
  8. Dark Matter~Crouch, Blake (Penguin Random House)
  9. The Forgotten Room~White, Karen, Beatriz Williams, and Lauren Willig (Penguin Random House)
  10. Good Morning, Midnight~Brooks-Dalton, Lily (Penguin Random House)
  11. Here Comes the Sun~Dennis-Benn, Nicole (W.W. Norton & Company, Inc.)
  12. Homegoing~Gyasi, Yaa (Penguin Random House)
  13. I Let You Go~Mackintosh, Clare (Penguin Random House)
  14. I'm Thinking of Ending Things~Reid, Iain (Simon & Schuster)
  15. Last Days of Night~Moore, Graham (Penguin Random House)
  16. Lily and the Octopus~Rowley, Steven (Simon & Schuster)
  17. Midnight Sun~Nesbo, Jo (Penguin Random House)
  18. The Moon in the Palace~Randel, Weina Dai (Sourcebooks)
  19. My Name is Lucy Barton~Strout, Elizabeth (Penguin Random House)
  20. News of the World~Jiles, Paulette (HarperCollins Publishers)
  21. The Peculiar Miracles of Antoinette Martin~Knipper, Stephanie (Workman Publishing Company)
  22. The Short Drop~FitzSimmons, Matthew (Amazon Publishing)
  23. Sleeping Giants~Neuvel, Sylvain (Penguin Random House)
  24. Time of Departure~Schofield, Douglas (Macmillan Publishers)
  25. What She Knew~Macmillan, Gilly (HarperCollins Publishers)

2016-2017 Lariat List Task Force:

  • Reka Reynolds, Chair Denton Public Library
  • Gail Woodward, Vice Chair McLennan Community College Library
  • Arletha Ford, Houston Community College System
  • Jessica Jones, Bryan and College Station Public Library
  • Kelly Moore, Carrollton Public Library
  • Ann Mount, Abilene Public Library
  • Megan Stanley, San Antonio Public Library
  • Eric Terry, Euless Public Library
  • Lisa Youngblood, Harker Heights Public Library
Created on Jan 7, 2018 | Last updated January 07, 2018