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LARIAT : 2017

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.

2017

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A Gentleman in Moscow
by Amor Towles

F TOWLES

All the Missing Girls
by Megan Miranda

F MIRANDA

Another Brooklyn
by Jacqueline Woodson

F WOODSON

Aurora
by Kim Stanley Robinson

SF ROBINSON

Be Frank with Me
by Julia Claiborne Johnson

e-book

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Binti
by Nnedi Okorafor

e-audiobook

Challenger Deep
by Neal Shusterman

YA-F SHUSTERMAN

Dark Matter
by Blake Crouch

SF CROUCH

The Forgotten Room
by Karen White, Beatriz Williams, and Lauren Willig

e-book

Good Morning, Midnight
by Lily Brooks-Dalton

e-book

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Here Comes the Sun
by Nicole Dennis-Benn

F DENNIS-BENN

Homegoing                    
by Yaa Gyasi

F GYASI

I Let You Go
by Clare Mackintosh

F MACKINTOSH

I'm Thinking of Ending Things
by Iain Reid

e-book | e-audiobook

The Last Days of Night
by Graham Moore

M MOORE

Lily and the Octopus
by Steven Rowley

F ROWLEY

Midnight Sun
by Jo Nesbo

M NESBO

My Name is Lucy Barton 

by Elizabeth Strout           

F STROUT

News of the World
by Paulette Jiles

W JILES

The Peculiar Miracles of Antoinette Martin
by Stephaine Knipper      

Not Available at Helen Hall Library

The Short Drop
by Matthew Fitzsimmons

e-book

Sleeping Giants
by Sylvain Neuvel

SF NEUVEL

Time of Departure
by Douglas Schofield

Not Available at Helen Hall Library

What She Knew         

by Gilly Macmillan

F MACMILLAN

The Moon in the Palace
by Weina Dal Randel

Not Available at Helen Hall Library

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