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

2. “The Girl on the Train,” by Paula Hawkins (Riverhead Hardcover)

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

4. “The Boston Girl,” by Anita Diamant (Scribner)

5. “The Burning Room,” by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown)

6. “The Soul of Discretion,” by Susan Hill (Overlook Books)

7. “A Spool of Blue Thread,” by Anne Tyler (Knopf)

8. “Trigger Warning,” by Neil Gaiman (William Morrow)

9. “The Nightingale,” by Kristin Hannah (St. Martin’s Press)

10. “The Buried Giant,” by Kazuo Ishiguro (Knopf)


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

2. “The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry,” by Gabrille Zevin (Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill)

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

4. “The Orphan Train,” by Christina Baker Kline (William Morrow)

5. “Americanah,” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Anchor)

6. “Still Alice,” by Lisa Genova (Gallery Books)

7. “The Museum of Extraordinary Things,” by Alice Hoffman (Scribner)

8. “The Winter People,” by Jennifer McMahon (Anchor)

9. “The Ocean at the End of the Lane,” by Neil Gaiman (William


10. “My Brilliant Friend,” by Elena Ferrante (Europa Editions)



1. “The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up,” by Marie Kondo (Ten Speed Press)

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

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

4. “The Brain’s Way of Healing,” by Norman Doidge (Viking Adult)

5. “Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Little Golden Book,” by Diane Muldrow (Golden Books)

6. “Killing Patton,” by Bill O’Reilly (Henry Holt)

7. “Leaving Before the Rains Come,” by Alexandra Fuller (Penguin Press HC)

8. “Scribe,” by Bob Ryan (Bloomsbury USA)

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

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


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

2. “American Sniper,” by Chris Kyle (William Morrow Paperbacks)

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

4. “How to Love,” by Thich Nhat Hanh (Parallax Press)

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

6. “Bossypants,” by Tina Fey (Reagan Arthur)

7. “The Signal and the Noise,” by Nate Silver (Penguin Books)

8. “The Sixth Extinction,” by Elizabeth Kolbert (Picador)

9. “10% Happier,” by Dan Harris (Dey Street Books)

10. “The Heart of Everything That Is,” by Bob Drury; Tom Clavin (Simon & Schuster)

–Nonesuch Books and Cards,

South Portland