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LARIAT : 2018

Fiction for Adults

The goal of the Lariat Adult Fiction Reading List is to highlight outstanding fiction that is “simply a pleasure to read.” A group of committee of 9 librarians from the Texas Library Association annually selects 25 outstanding fiction titles.

2018

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All Our Wrong Todays
by Elan Mastai

SF MASTAI

The Atlas of Forgotten Places
by Jenny D. Williams

F WILLIAMS

Beartown
by Fredrik Backman

F BACKMAN

Before We Were Yours
by Lisa Wingate

F WINGATE

The Book of Polly
by Kathy Hepinstall

F HEPINSTALL

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Borne
by Jeff VanderMeer

F VANDERMEER

Celine
by Peter Heller

F HELLER

The Clockwork Dynasty
by Daniel H. Wilson

SF WILSON

The Dry
by Jane Harper

F HARPER

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
by Gail Honeyman

F HONEYMAN

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Exit West
by Mohsin Hamid

ebook  |  audiobook

The Garden of Small Beginnings
by Abbi Waxman

e-book

Ginny Moon
by Benjamin Ludwig

F LUDWIG

Gone to Dust
by Matt Goldman

M GOLDMAN

Goodbye, Vitamin
by Rachel Khong

F KHONG

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Lincoln in the Bardo
by George Saunders

F SAUNDERS

Magpie Murders
by Anthony Horowitz

M HOROWITZ

The Reminders
by Val Emmich                

Not Available at Helen Hall Library

Six Wakes
by Mur Lafferty

SF LAFFERTY

Sourdough
by Robin Sloan

F SLOAN

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Spoonbenders
by Daryl Gregory

F GREGORY

The Strange Case of the Alchemist's Daughter
by Theodora Goss

M GOSS

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley
by Hannah Tinti

e-book

What It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky

by Lesley Nneka Arimah

e-book

When the English Fall
by David Williams

SF WILLIAMS

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Amelia Chau