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10 Best Books of 2007

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The New York Times has posted its list of the 10 best books of 2007 (fiction and non-fiction). Here’s the list.

Fiction

MAN GONE DOWN
By Michael Thomas.

OUT STEALING HORSES
By Per Petterson. Translated by Anne Born.

THE SAVAGE DETECTIVES
By Roberto Bolaño. Translated by Natasha Wimmer.

THEN WE CAME TO THE END
By Joshua Ferris.

TREE OF SMOKE
By Denis Johnson.

Non-Fiction

IMPERIAL LIFE IN THE EMERALD CITY: Inside Iraq’s Green Zone.
By Rajiv Chandrasekaran.

LITTLE HEATHENS: Hard Times and High Spirits on an Iowa Farm During the Great Depression.
By Mildred Armstrong Kalish.

THE NINE: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court.
By Jeffrey Toobin.

THE ORDEAL OF ELIZABETH MARSH: A Woman in World History.
By Linda Colley.

THE REST IS NOISE: Listening to the Twentieth Century.
By Alex Ross.

If you’ve read any of these, share your opinions in the comments.



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