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Best Fiction Books of 2016 Ranking

4.41
LaRose by Louise Erdrich
289 reviews (384p) May 10, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
Amazon Best of the Year So Far
Publisher's Weekly Spring Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
New York Times - Sunday Book Review Cover
Washington Post Best of the Year So Far
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3.72
Barkskins by Annie Proulx
325 reviews (736p) June 14, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
Amazon Best of the Year So Far
Publisher's Weekly Spring Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
Washington Post Best of the Year So Far
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3.56
Zero K by Don DeLillo
159 reviews (288p) May 3, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
Publisher's Weekly Spring Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
New York Times - Sunday Book Review Cover
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
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3.14
Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson
29 reviews (192p) August 9, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
Amazon Best of the Month - Spotlight Pick
Publisher's Weekly Fall Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
Indie NEXT List - Month's #1
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2.94
My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout
1770 reviews (208p) January 12, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
New York Times - Editor's Choice
New York Times - Sunday Book Review Cover
Booker Longlist
TIME Magazine - Best of the Year (So Far)
Washington Post Best of the Year So Far
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2.82
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
324 reviews (320p) June 7, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Best Summer Books - Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
New York Times - Sunday Book Review Cover
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
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2.82
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
160 reviews (320p) August 2, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Fall Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
New York Times - Sunday Book Review Cover
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
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2.81
Lab Girl by Hope Jahren
456 reviews (304p) April 5, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
Amazon Best of the Year So Far
New York Times - Editor's Choice
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
TIME Magazine - Best of the Year (So Far)
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2.72
The Mandibles: A Family, 2029-2047 by Lionel Shriver
98 reviews (416p) June 21, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Spring Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
New York Times - Sunday Book Review Cover
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2.68
The Girls by Emma Cline
840 reviews (368p) June 14, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
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New York Times - Editor's Choice
Washington Post Best of the Year So Far
Indie NEXT List - Month's #1
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2.39
The Vegetarian by Han Kang
249 reviews (192p) February 2, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Spring Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
Man Booker International Prize Winner
TIME Magazine - Best of the Year (So Far)
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2.32
Modern Lovers by Emma Straub
183 reviews (368p) May 31, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Best Summer Books - Fiction
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
Washington Post Best of the Year So Far
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2.26
Before the Fall by Noah Hawley
1832 reviews (400p) May 31, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
Amazon Best of the Year So Far
Amazon Best of the Month - Spotlight Pick
New York Times - Editor's Choice
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2.19
The Girl in the Red Coat by Kate Hamer
236 reviews (336p) February 16, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
Amazon Best of the Year So Far
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
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2.16
Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld
906 reviews (512p) April 19, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Spring Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
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2.16
The Noise of Time by Julian Barnes
71 reviews (224p) May 10, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Spring Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
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2.04
Siracusa by Delia Ephron
105 reviews (304p) July 12, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
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2.03
Sweet Lamb of Heaven by Lydia Millet
64 reviews (256p) May 3, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Spring Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
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2.03
The Mirror Thief by Martin Seay
47 reviews (592p) May 10, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Spring Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
New York Times - Editor's Choice
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2.03
Ninety-Nine Stories of God by Joy Williams
12 reviews (220p) July 12, 2016
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New York Times - Editor's Choice
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1.95
The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney
1788 reviews (368p) March 22, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
Amazon Best of the Year So Far
Washington Post Best of the Year So Far
Indie NEXT List - Month's #1
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1.78
The North Water by Ian McGuire
225 reviews (272p) March 15, 2016
New York Times - Editor's Choice
New York Times - Sunday Book Review Cover
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
Booker Longlist
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1.73
End of Watch by Stephen King
2009 reviews (448p) June 7, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
New York Times - Editor's Choice
Washington Post Best of the Year So Far
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1.68
Black Deutschland by Darryl Pinckney
17 reviews (304p) February 2, 2016
New York Times - Editor's Choice
New York Times - Sunday Book Review Cover
TIME Magazine - Best of the Year (So Far)
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1.60
Innocents and Others by Dana Spiotta
41 reviews (288p) March 8, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
New York Times - Editor's Choice
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
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1.58
A Doubter's Almanac by Ethan Canin
176 reviews (576p) February 16, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
Amazon Best of the Month - Spotlight Pick
New York Times - Editor's Choice
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1.52
The Year of the Runaways by Sunjeev Sahota
83 reviews (496p) March 29, 2016
New York Times - Editor's Choice
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
Man Booker Prize Finalist
Washington Post Best of the Year So Far
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1.52
Heroes of the Frontier by Dave Eggers
41 reviews (400p) July 26, 2016
New York Times - Editor's Choice
New York Times - Sunday Book Review Cover
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
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1.47
The Last Painting Of Sara De Vos by Dominic Smith
452 reviews (304p) April 5, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
New York Times - Editor's Choice
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1.47
Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave
405 reviews (432p) May 3, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
New York Times - Editor's Choice
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1.47
Dodgers by Bill Beverly
127 reviews (304p) April 5, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
New York Times - Editor's Choice
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1.47
Good as Gone by Amy Gentry
110 reviews (288p) July 26, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
New York Times - Editor's Choice
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1.47
The Sport of Kings by C. E. Morgan
79 reviews (560p) May 3, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
New York Times - Editor's Choice
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1.47
The Heavenly Table by Donald Ray Pollock
63 reviews (384p) July 12, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
New York Times - Editor's Choice
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1.30
Here I Am by Jonathan Safran Foer
  reviews (592p) September 6, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Fall Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
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1.30
Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
  reviews (336p) September 13, 2016
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1.30
Swing Time by Zadie Smith
  reviews (416p) November 15, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Fall Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
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1.30
Moonglow by Michael Chabon
  reviews (448p) November 22, 2016
Publisher's Weekly Fall Announcements - Top 10 Literary Fiction
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1.25
What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi
41 reviews (336p) March 8, 2016
New York Times - Editor's Choice
TIME Magazine - Best of the Year (So Far)
Washington Post Best of the Year So Far
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1.12
Hystopia by David Means
17 reviews (352p) April 19, 2016
New York Times - Editor's Choice
Michiko Kakutani Reviewed
Booker Longlist
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1.11
Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist by Sunil Yapa
74 reviews (320p) January 12, 2016
Amazon Best of Month - Top 10
Amazon Best of the Month - Spotlight Pick
TIME Magazine - Best of the Year (So Far)
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0.99
Everybody's Fool by Richard Russo
522 reviews (496p) May 3, 2016
New York Times - Editor's Choice
Washington Post Best of the Year So Far
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0.00
The Boat Rocker by Ha Jin
1 reviews (240p) October 25, 2016
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0.00
Nutshell by Ian McEwan
  reviews (208p) September 13, 2016
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0.00
A Gambler's Anatomy by Jonathan Lethem
  reviews (304p) October 18, 2016
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