Bestselling books of the top | Books | The GuardianIn , the cultural conversation has been dominated by the constant churn of political news. But, as always, we found comfort and inspiration in books. Fiction can offer an escape, but also new insight into the problems that plague us in the real world, and this year we turned to novels and short story collections that offered both. Of the books we read this year, these stood out as the most striking, the most memorable and the most unmissable. Here are our favorite works of fiction from The child of fundamentalist Christians, Mary was raised off the grid; when she moved out on her own, she spent years traveling the world hoping to find herself. Read our review.
The 10 Best Books of 2017
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Whether you prefer your reading sexy and satirical, political and polarizing, or simply amusing, the year's best releases are guaranteed to hit the spot by providing some much-needed escapism, while challenging the status quo and sparking timely conversation. The best books of have guided us through this messy year with the opportunity to see the world beyond our close confines, allow us to learn more deeply about the human experience, or simply offer valuable entertainment. We live in exhausting times—why not escape for a bit with a book? In her previous acclaimed biography of Putin, Man Without a Face , she targeted the leader of the totalitarian regime. Now she shifts perspective and focuses on the lives of seven characters affected by political crackdown of Gessen, herself, was forced to move to America during this time. Shortly afterward, she received a phone call from a man claiming to be Putin requesting an in-person meeting at the Kremlin.
Synopsis: Have you ever wanted to disappear. Nest book proves Lockwood to be a formidably gifted writer who can do pretty much anything she pleases! Future Home of the Living God. What results is a playful and poignant supernatural wonder of a novel.
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