1. Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
A year in the social life of three twenty-somethings set in jazz-age New York City.
2. The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach
The complicated nature of relationships revolving around a gifted college baseball player.
3. The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
A tale of Ernest Hemingway and his first wife.
4. The Leftovers by Tom Perrotta
A twist on the Rapture revolving around those left behind.
5. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
Hunger Games winners face the consequences of their victory.
6. The Cut by George Pelecanos
Meet Spero Lucas, an Iraq war vet and suave investigator in Washington D.C.
7. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
No one is safe in the final installment of the Hunger Games trilogy.
8. Kill Me If You Can by James Patterson
An art student is hunted by an assassin after finding a diamond-filled duffel bag.
9. State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
An atmospheric tale of two medical researchers and the many shades of truths they find in the Amazon.
10. Train Dreams by Denis Johnson
The struggles of a day laborer in the American West at the start of the twentieth century.