Summer Reading List 2016 – Adult

Summer 2016 Recommended Reads

Fiction

Britt-Marie was Here                                                             Backman, F (2016)

A Man Called Ove                                                                   Backman, F (2014)

My Grandmother Asked to Tell You She’s Sorry       Backman, F (2015)

The Life of Elves                                                                       Barbery, M (2016)

The Noise of Time                                                                   Barnes, J (2016)

Doubters Almanac                                                                  Canin, E (2016)

The Queen of the Night                                                        Chee, A (2016)

We That are Left                                                                     Clark, C (2015)

Everyone Brave is Forgiven                                                Cleave, C (2016)

We Never Asked for Wings                                                 Diffenbaugh, V (2015)

All the Light We Cannot See                                              Doerr, A (2014)

Larose                                                                                           Erdrich, L (2016)

Glory Over Everything: Beyond the Kitchen House    Grissom, Kathleen (2016)

The Excellent Lombards                                                         Hamilton, J (2016)

Our Souls at Night                                                                    Haruf, K (2015)

Here’s To Us                                                              Hilderbrand, Elin (July 2016)

Euphoria                                                                                       King, L (2014)

Waters of Eternal Youth                                                        Leon, Donna (2016)

Truly, Madly, Guilty                                                           Moriarty, L (July 2016)

The Lake House                                                                         Morton, K (2015)

After You                                                                                      Moyes, JoJo (2015)

Everything I Never Told You                                                Ng, Celeste (2014)

Department of Speculations                                                Offill, J (2014)

Arcadia                                                                                          Pears, I (2016)

Visitation Street                                                                       Pochoda, I (2013)

Millers Valley                                                                            Quindlen, A (2016)

Book of Aaron                                                                           Shepard, J (2015)

The Summer Before the War                                             Simonson, H (2016)

Rosie Project                                                                              Simsion, G (2013)

Eligible                                                                                          Sittenfield, C (2016)

The Last Painting of Sara de Vos                                       Smith, D (2016)

My Name is Lucy Barton                                                        Strout, E (2016)

The Nest                                                                                        Sweeney, C (2016)

A Spool of Blue Thread                                                           Tyler, A (2015)

Journey to Munich                                                                    Winspear, J (2016)

The One in a Million Boy                                                        Wood, M (2016)

Lobster Kings                                                                              Zentner, A (2014)

A Storied Life of A.J. Fikry                                                      Zevin, G (2014)

Non-Fiction

The Boys in the Boat                                                               Brown, D (2013)

Between the World and Me                                                 Coates, T (2015)

The Rainbow Comes and Goes                                           Cooper, A & Vanderbilt, G (2016)

Elephant Company                                                                  Croke, V (2014)

The Immortal Irishman                                                           Egan, Timothy (2016)

Being Mortal                                                                               Gawande, A (2014)

When Breath Becomes Air                                                    Kalanithi, Paul (2016)

H is for Hawk                                                                          MacDonald, H (2015)

The Old Ways                                                                          MacFarlane, R (2012)

The Soul of an Octopus                                                   Montgomery, Sy (2015)

Becoming Nicole                                                                     Nutt, A (2015)

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