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1. And the Mountains Echoed. By Khaled Hosseini. RIVERHEAD.

2. Inferno. By Dan Brown. DOUBLEDAY.

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3. The Son. By Philipp Meyer. HARPERCOLLINS.

4. A Delicate Truth. By John le Carré. VIKING.

5. TransAtlantic. By Colum McCann. RANDOM HOUSE.

6. The Woman Upstairs. By Claire Messud. KNOPF.

7. The Burgess Boys. By Elizabeth Strout. RANDOM HOUSE.

8. May We Be Forgiven. By A. M. Homes. PENGUIN.

9. Life After Life. By Kate Atkinson. RIVERHEAD.

10. The Interestings. By Meg Wolitzer. RIVERHEAD.


1. The Guns at Last Light. By Rick Atkinson. MACMILLAN.

2. Flour Too. By Joanne Chang. CHRONICLE.

3. Bunker Hill. By Nathaniel Philbrick. VIKING.

4. Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls. By David Sedaris.

5. Letters to a Young Scientist. By Edward O. Wilson. LIVERIGHT.

6. Cooked. By Michael Pollan. PENGUIN.

7. Help Thanks Wow. By Anne Lamott. RIVERHEAD.

8. Lean In. By Sheryl Sandberg. KNOPF.

9. Francona. By Terry Francona and Dan Shaughnessy.

10. The Unwinding. By George Packer. FARRAR, STRAUS AND GIROUX.



1. Orphan Master’s Son. By Adam Johnson. RANDOM HOUSE.

2. Joyland. By Stephen King. RIVERHEAD.

3. The Light Between Oceans. By M.L. Stedman. SCRIBNER.

4. Where’d You Go, Bernadette. By Maria Semple. LITTLE, BROWN.

5. The Beautiful Ruins. By Jess Walter. HARPER PERENNIAL.

6. The Language of Flowers. By Vanessa Diffenbaugh. BALLENTINE.

7. The Art Forger. By B. A. Shapiro. ALGONQUIN.

8. The Great Gatsby. By F. Scott Fitzgerald. SCRIBNER.

9. Mission to Paris. By Alan Furst. RANDOM HOUSE.

10. Flight Behavior. By Barbara Kingsolver. HARPERCOLLINS.


1. Wild. By Cheryl Strayed. VINTAGE.

2. Quiet. By Susan Cain. RANDOM HOUSE.

3. Thinking Fast and Slow. By Daniel Kahneman.

4. Proof of Heaven. By Eben Alexander. SIMON AND SCHUSTER.

5. Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake. By Anna Quindlen.

6. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? By Mindy Kaling.

7. Why Does the World Exist? By Jim Holt. NORTON.

8. Let’s Pretend This Never Happened. By Jenny Lawson.

9. Bossypants. By Tina Fey. REAGAN ARTHUR/BACK BAY.

10. The Black Count. By Tom Reiss. RANDOM HOUSE.

Compiled from Andover Bookstore, Brookline Booksmith, Concord Bookshop, Harvard Book Store, New England Mobile Book Fair, Porter Square Books, Spirit of ‘76, Wellesley Books.

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