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    Best fiction of 2014

    ALONZO FELIX FOR THE BOSTON GLOBE

    John Freeman’s picks

    ALL OUR NAMES

    By Dinaw Mengestu

    Knopf, 272 pp., $25.95

    EUPHORIA

    By Lily King

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    Atlantic Monthly, 256 pp., $25

    THOSE WHO LEAVE AND THOSE STAY

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    By Elena Ferrante

    Europa, 400 pp., paperback, $18

    10:04

    By Ben Lerner

    Faber & Faber, 256 pp., $25

    AN UNTAMED STATE

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    By Roxane Gay

    Grove/Black Cat, 368 pp., paperback, $16

    AN UNNECESSARY WOMAN

    By Rabih Alameddine,

    Grove, 304 pp., $25

    CAN’T AND WON’T

    By Lydia Davis

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    Farrar, Straus and Giroux,

    304 pp., $26

    WOLF IN WHITE VAN

    By John Darnielle

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux,

    224 pp., $24

    A BRIEF HISTORY OF SEVEN KILLINGS

    By Marlon James

    Riverhead, 704 pp., $28.95

    REVIVAL

    By Stephen King

    Scribner, 405 pp., $30

    Laura Collins-Hughes’s picks

    ALL MY PUNY SORROWS

    By Miriam Toews

    McSweeney’s, 330 pp., $24

    THE BLAZING WORLD

    By Siri Hustvedt

    Simon & Schuster, 368 pp., $26

    DEAR COMMITTEE MEMBERS

    By Julie Schumacher

    Doubleday, 192 pp., $22.95

    DEPT. OF SPECULATION

    By Jenny Offill

    Knopf, 192 pp., $22.95

    THE DEVIL I KNOW

    By Claire Kilroy

    Grove/Black Cat, 272 pp., paperback, $16

    A GIRL IS A HALF-FORMED THING

    By Eimear McBride

    Coffee House, 227 pp., $24

    HOW TO BUILD A GIRL

    By Caitlin Moran

    Harper, 352 pp., $26.99

    MAN V. NATURE

    By Diane Cook

    Harper, 272 pp., $25.99

    THE SLEEPWALKER’S GUIDE TO DANCING

    By Mira Jacob

    Random House, 512 pp., $26

    WOLF IN WHITE VAN

    By John Darnielle

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux,

    224 pp., $24