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Share 100 Notable Books of 2014 by THE NEW YORK TIMES

Reading list: 100 Notable Books of 2014 by THE NEW YORK TIMES

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THE NEW YORK TIMES selected the best fiction, nonfiction and poetry books of 2014.

Books: 100

1.
All Our Names by Mengestu, Dinaw (2014) Hardcover - Dinaw Mengestu
All Our Names by Mengestu, Dinaw (2014) Hardcover
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All the Birds, Singing - Evie Wyld
All the Birds, Singing
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All The Light We Cannot See - Anthony Doerr
All The Light We Cannot See
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American Innovations - Rivka Galchen
American Innovations
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The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher and Other S... - Hilary Mantel
The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher and Other Stories
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The Ballad of a Small Player: A Novel - Lawrence Osborne
The Ballad of a Small Player: A Novel
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Bark: Stories - Lorrie Moore
Bark: Stories
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The Blazing World - Siri Hustvedt
The Blazing World
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The Bone Clocks - David Mitchell
The Bone Clocks
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The Book of Strange New Things: A Novel - Michel Faber
The Book of Strange New Things: A Novel
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The Book of Unknown Americans - Cristina Henriquez
The Book of Unknown Americans
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Boy, Snow, Bird - Helen Oyeyemi
Boy, Snow, Bird
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A Brief History of Seven Killings: A Novel - Marlon James
A Brief History of Seven Killings: A Novel
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14.
Can't and Won't: Stories - Lydia Davis
Can't and Won't: Stories
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The Cold Song by Ullmann, Linn (2014) Paperback - Linn Ullmann
The Cold Song by Ullmann, Linn (2014) Paperback
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16.
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrima... - Philip Gabriel, Haruki Murakami
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage
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17.
Dept. of Speculation - Jenny Offill
Dept. of Speculation
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18.
By Joseph O'Neill The Dog: A Novel - Joseph O'Neill
By Joseph O'Neill The Dog: A Novel
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19.
Euphoria - Lily King
Euphoria
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20.
Everything I Never Told You - Celeste Ng
Everything I Never Told You
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21.
F - Daniel Kehlmann
F
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22.
Faithful and Virtuous Night: Poems - Louise Glück
Faithful and Virtuous Night: Poems
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23.
Family Life - Akhil Sharma
Family Life
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24.
Fourth of July Creek - Smith Henderson
Fourth of July Creek
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25.
A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing - Eimear McBride
A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing
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26.
I Pity the Poor Immigrant: A Novel - Zachary Lazar
I Pity the Poor Immigrant: A Novel
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27.
The Laughing Monsters: A Novel - Denis Johnson
The Laughing Monsters: A Novel
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28.
Lena Finkle's Magic Barrel: A Graphic No... Lena Finkle's Magic Barrel: A Graphic Novel - Anya Ulinich
Lena Finkle's Magic Barrel: A Graphic Novel
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29.
Let Me Be Frank With You: A Frank Bascombe Book - Richard Ford
Let Me Be Frank With You: A Frank Bascombe Book
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30.
Lila - Marilynne Robinson
Lila
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31.
Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932: A Novel - Francine Prose
Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932: A Novel
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32.
The Magician's Land - Lev Grossman
The Magician's Land
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33.
The Moor's Account: A Novel - Laila Lalami
The Moor's Account: A Novel
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34.
Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals - Patricia Lockwood
Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals
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35.
Boyhood Island : My Struggle, Book 3 (av Karl Ove ... - Karl Ove Knausgaard
Boyhood Island : My Struggle, Book 3 (av Karl Ove Knausgaard)
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36.
The Narrow Road to the Deep North - Richard Flanagan
The Narrow Road to the Deep North
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37.
Nora Webster - Colm Tóibín
Nora Webster
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38.
Panic in a Suitcase: A Novel - Yelena Akhtiorskaya
Panic in a Suitcase: A Novel
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39.
The Paying Guests - Sarah Waters
The Paying Guests
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40.
The Poetry of Derek Walcott 1948-2013 - Derek Walcott, Glyn Maxwell
The Poetry of Derek Walcott 1948-2013
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41.
Redeployment - Phil Klay
Redeployment
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42.
Remember Me Like This: A Novel - Bret Anthony Johnston
Remember Me Like This: A Novel
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43.
A Replacement Life - Boris Fishman
A Replacement Life
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44.
Song of the Shank - Jeffery Renard Allen
Song of the Shank
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45.
10:04: A Novel - Ben Lerner
10:04: A Novel
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46.
Thirty Girls - Susan Minot
Thirty Girls
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47.
Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay - Elena Ferrante
Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay
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48.
The Wallcreeper - Nell Zink
The Wallcreeper
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49.
We Are Not Ourselves - Matthew Thomas
We Are Not Ourselves
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50.
When Mystical Creatures Attack! - Kathleen Founds
When Mystical Creatures Attack!
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51.
American Mirror: The Life and Art of Norman Rockwe... - Deborah Solomon
American Mirror: The Life and Art of Norman Rockwell
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52.
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End - Atul Gawande
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
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53.
Building a Better Teacher: How Teaching Works (and... - Elizabeth Green
Building a Better Teacher: How Teaching Works (and How to Teach It to Everyone)
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54.
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?: A Me... - Roz Chast
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?: A Memoir
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55.
China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants A... - Howard W. French
China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa
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56.
Cubed: A Secret History of the Workplace - Nikil Saval
Cubed: A Secret History of the Workplace
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57.
Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Burie... - Héctor Tobar
Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free
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58.
Demon Camp: A Soldier's Exorcism - Jennifer Percy
Demon Camp: A Soldier's Exorcism
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59.
Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War - Robert M. Gates
Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War
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60.
Dying Every Day: Seneca at the Court of Nero - James Romm
Dying Every Day: Seneca at the Court of Nero
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61.
Eichmann Before Jerusalem: The Unexamined Life of ... - Bettina Stangneth
Eichmann Before Jerusalem: The Unexamined Life of a Mass Murderer
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62.
Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlike... - Vicki Croke
Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II
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63.
Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in C... - James M. McPherson
Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief
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64.
The Empathy Exams: Essays - Leslie Jamison
The Empathy Exams: Essays
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65.
Factory Man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offsh... - Beth Macy
Factory Man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local - and Helped Save an American Town
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66.
The Fame Lunches: On Wounded Icons, Money, Sex, th... - Daphne Merkin
The Fame Lunches: On Wounded Icons, Money, Sex, the Brontës, and the Importance of Handbags
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67.
Fire Shut Up in My Bones - Charles Blow
Fire Shut Up in My Bones
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Forcing the Spring: Inside the Fight for Marriage ... - Jo Becker
Forcing the Spring: Inside the Fight for Marriage Equality
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69.
Gandhi Before India - Ramachandra Guha
Gandhi Before India
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Geek Sublime: The Beauty of Code, the Code of Beau... - Vikram Chandra
Geek Sublime: The Beauty of Code, the Code of Beauty
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71.
Hotel Florida: Truth, Love, and Death in the Spani... - Amanda Vaill
Hotel Florida: Truth, Love, and Death in the Spanish Civil War
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72.
The Human Age: The World Shaped by Us - Diane Ackerman
The Human Age: The World Shaped by Us
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73.
The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Ri... - Rick Perlstein
The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan
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The Invisible Front: Love and Loss in an Era of En... - Yochi J Dreazen
The Invisible Front: Love and Loss in an Era of Endless War
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75.
The Invisible History of the Human Race: How DNA a... - Christine Kenneally
The Invisible History of the Human Race: How DNA and History Shape Our Identities and Our Futures
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76.
Just Mercy - Bryan Stevenson
Just Mercy
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77.
Limonov - John Lambert, Emmanuel Carrère Limonov - John Lambert, Emmanuel Carrère
Limonov
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78.
Little Failure: A Memoir - Gary Shteyngart
Little Failure: A Memoir
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The Madwoman in the Volvo: My Year of Raging Hormo... - Sandra Tsing Loh
The Madwoman in the Volvo: My Year of Raging Hormones
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80.
Napoleon: A Life - Andrew Roberts
Napoleon: A Life
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81.
No Good Men Among the Living: America, the Taliban... - Anand Gopal
No Good Men Among the Living: America, the Taliban, and the War through Afghan Eyes
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Not I: Memoirs of a German Childhood - Joachim C. Fest
Not I: Memoirs of a German Childhood
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83.
On Immunity: An Inoculation - Eula Biss
On Immunity: An Inoculation
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84.
On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City - Alice Goffman
On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City
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85.
100 Essays I Don't Have Time to Write: On Umbrella... - Sarah Ruhl
100 Essays I Don't Have Time to Write: On Umbrellas and Sword Fights, Parades and Dogs, Fire Alarms, Children, and Theater
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86.
The Parthenon Enigma - Joan Breton Connelly
The Parthenon Enigma
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Pay Any Price: Greed, Power, and Endless War - James Risen
Pay Any Price: Greed, Power, and Endless War
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88.
Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life - Hermione Lee
Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life
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Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights - Katha Pollitt
Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights
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The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brill... - Jeff Hobbs
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark For the Ivy League But Did Not Survive
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91.
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History - Elizabeth Kolbert
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
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92.
A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betr... - Ben Macintyre
A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
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93.
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials T... - Mark Miodownik
Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World
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94.
The Teacher Wars: A History of America's Most Emba... - Dana Goldstein
The Teacher Wars: A History of America's Most Embattled Profession
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95.
Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sad... - Lawrence Wright
Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David
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96.
This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climat... - Naomi Klein
This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate
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97.
Thrown - Kerry Howley
Thrown
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98.
The Trip to Echo Spring: On Writers and Drinking - Olivia Laing
The Trip to Echo Spring: On Writers and Drinking
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99.
The True American: Murder and Mercy in Texas - Anand Giridharadas
The True American: Murder and Mercy in Texas
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100.
World Order - Henry Kissinger
World Order
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