2016 in books

It was a big year for Emmas and Elena

1. "The Good Rain" by Timothy Egan

2. "Messages from Frank's Landing" by Charles Wilkinson

3. "The Boys in the Boat" by Daniel James Brown

4. "My Brilliant Friend" by Elena Ferrante

5. "The Story of a New Name" by Elena Ferrante

6. "Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay" by Elena Ferrante

7. "Interpreter of Maladies" by Jhumpa Lahiri

8. "Purity" by Jonathan Franzen

9. "Fates and Furies" by Lauren Groff

10. "Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?" by Mindy Kaling

11. "Why Not Me?" by Mindy Kaling

12. "Are You My Mother?" by Alison Bechdel

13. "Daily Rituals: How Artists Work" by Mason Currey

14. "The Story of the Lost Child" by Elena Ferrante

15. "The Girl on the Train" by Paula Hawkins

16. "The Girls" by Emma Cline

17. "Modern Lovers" by Emma Straub

18. "The Argonauts" by Maggie Nelson

19. "Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight" by Alexandra Fuller

20. "How to be a Person in the World" by Heather Havrilesky 

21. "Jonathan Livingston Seagull" by Richard Bach

22. "Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

23. "The Wonder" by Emma Donoghue

24. "The Underground Railroad" by Colson Whitehead

25. "Red Bird" by Mary Oliver

26. "The Association of Small Bombs" by Karan Mahajan