Sunday, November 14, 2010

Top 10 Reading Lists

Library Journal's Top 10

American Terroir: Savoring the Flavors of our Woods, Water, and Fields by Rowan Jacobsen *
By Nightfall by Michael Cunningham
Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
How to Live, Or, a Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer by Sarah Bakewell *
Room by Emma Donoghue
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
The Passage by Justin Cronin
The Tiger by John Vaillant
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
Walker Evans: Decade by Decade by Hatje Cantz *

Publisher's Weekly Top 10

A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand
The Surrendered by Chang-Rae Lee
The Big Short by Michael Lewis
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Just Kids by Patti Smith
Man in the Woods by Scott Spencer *
The Lonely Polygamist by Brady Udall
The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson
*not in the ABC Libraries catalog

1 comment:

Kim Scott said...

Good list! Hey, have you tried linking your blog into the library's Facebook page? You might get more comments.
-Kim