1. “All the Light We Cannot See,” by Anthony Doerr (Scribner)

2. “Revival,” by Stephen King (Scribner Book Company)

3. “Euphoria,” by Lily King (Atlantic Monthly Press)

4. “The Wolf in Winter,” by John Connolly (Atria Books)

5. “Gray Mountain,” by John Grisham (Doubleday)

6. “Lila,” by Marilynne Robinson (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)

7. “The Handsome Man’s De Luxe Cafe,” by Alexander McCall Smith (Pantheon)

8.The Goldfinch,” by Donna Tartt (Little, Brown and Co.)

9. “Once Upon an Alphabet,” by Oliver Jeffers (Philomel)

10. “Edge of Eternity,” by Ken Follett (Dutton Adult)


1. “Norwegian by Night,” by Derek Miller (Mariner Books)

2. “Orphan Train,” by Christine Baker Kline (William Morrow & Co.)

3. “Sleeping Through Thunder,” by Grace Roberts (The Telling Room)

4. “Cinnamon and Gunpowder,” by Eli Brown (Picador)

5. “The Rosie Project,” by Graeme Simsion (Simon & Schuster)

6. “Sisters,” by Raina Telgemeier (Graphix)

7. “Any Bitter Thing,” by Monica Wood (Ballantine Books)

8. “Gone Girl,” by Gillian Flynn (Broadway Books)

9. “The Museum of Extraordinary Things,” by Alice Hoffman (Scribner Book Co.)

10. “The Burgess Boys,” by Elizabeth Strout (Random House




1. “Make It Ahead,” by Ina Garten (Clarkson Potter)

2. “41: A Portrait of My Father,” by George W. Bush (Crown)

3. “Yes Please,” by Amy Poehler (Dey Street Books)

4. “Being Mortal,” by Atul Gawande (Metropolitan Books)

5. “Killing Patton,” by Bill O’Reilly; Martin Dugard (Henry Holt and Co.)

6. “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up,” by Marie Kondo (TenSpeed Press)

7. “In the Kingdom of Ice,” by Hampton Sides (Doubleday)

8. “Not That Kind of Girl,” by Lena Dunham (Random House)

9. “Small Victories,” by Anne Lamott (Riverhead Hardcover)

10. “What If?,” by Randall Munroe (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)


1. “The Boys in the Boat,” by Daniel James Brown (Penguin)

2. “Wild,” by Cheryl Strayed (Vintage)

3. “The Old Farmer’s Almanac 2015,” by Old Farmer’s Almanac (The Old Farmer’s Almanac)

4. “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings,” by Maya Angelou

(Ballantine Books)

5. “Unbroken,” by Laura Hillenbrand (Random House Trade)

6. “The Map of Heaven,” by Eben Alexander (Simon & Schuster)

7. “George Washington’s Secret Six,” by Brian Kilmeade (Sentinel Trade)

8. “The Power of Habit,” by Charles Duhigg (Random House

Trade Paperbacks)

9. “Brain on Fire,” by Susannah Cahalan (Simon & Schuster)

10. “Provence, 1970,” by Luke Barr (Clarkson Potter)

— Nonesuch Books and Cards,

South Portland