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20 Best Books from 2017 You Won't Be Able to Put down ...

By Kristina

What are the best books of 2017? Winter is the perfect time to snuggle up with a good book, and as the year is almost over, there are some great books that came out in the last 12 months that you might have missed. Here are the best books of 2017 to get you started on a reading adventure you won't soon forget.

1 Ginny Moon: a Novel

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Benjamin Ludwig's whip-smart, unforgettable novel is an illuminating look at one girl's journey to find her way home. It's definitely one of the best books of 2017. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on MP3 CD.

2 The Impossible Fortress: a Novel

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A love letter to the 1980s, to the dawn of the computer age, and to adolescence—a time when anything feels possible—The Impossible Fortress will make you laugh, make you cry, and make you remember in exquisite detail what it feels like to love something—or someone—for the very first time. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on MP3 CD.

3 Eggshells

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Debut author Caitriona Lally offers readers an exhilaratingly fresh take on the Irish love for lyricism, humor, and inventive wordplay in a book that is deeply charming, and deeply moving. Available on Kindle, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on MP2 CD.

4 One of the Boys: a Novel

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Tender, moving and beautiful, Daniel Magariel’s masterful debut is a story of resilience and survival. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, and as an audiobook.

5 Little Fires Everywhere

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Little Fires Everywhere explores the weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity, and the ferocious pull of motherhood – and the danger of believing that following the rules can avert disaster. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

6 Lincoln in the Bardo: a Novel

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George Saunders’ novel is a testament to fiction’s ability to speak honestly and powerfully to the things that really matter to us. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

7 This is How It Always is

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Laurie Frankel's This Is How It Always Is is a novel about revelations, transformations, fairy tales, and family. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

8 Standard Deviation: a Novel

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A hilarious and rueful debut novel of love, marriage, infidelity, and origami, Standard Deviation never deviates from the superb. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, and as an audiobook.

9 The Weight of Ink

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The Weight of Ink is a sophisticated work of historical fiction about women separated by centuries, and the choices and sacrifices they must make in order to reconcile the life of the heart and mind. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

10 Spoonbenders

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Daryl Gregory delivers a stunning, laugh-out-loud new novel about a family of gifted dreamers and the invisible forces that bind us all. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

11 The Heart’s Invisible Furies: a Novel

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From the same author who brought you The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, The Heart's Invisible Furies is a novel to make you laugh and cry while reminding us all of the redemptive power of the human spirit. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, and as an audiobook.

12 4 3 2 1: a Novel

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Paul Auster’s greatest, most heartbreaking and satisfying novel―a sweeping and surprising story of birthright and possibility, of love and of life itself. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

13 The Ministry of Utmost Happiness: a Novel

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The Ministry of Utmost Happiness takes us on an intimate journey of many years across the Indian subcontinent. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

14 My Absolute Darling: a Novel

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Shot through with striking language in a fierce natural setting, My Absolute Darling is an urgently told, profoundly moving read that marks the debut of an extraordinary new writer. Available in Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

15 Pachinko

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Pachinko is a story of love, sacrifice, ambition, and loyalty. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

16 Sourdough: a Novel

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Leavened by the same infectious intelligence that made Robin Sloan’s Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore such a sensation, Sourdough marks the triumphant return of a unique and beloved young writer. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

17 Exit West: a Novel

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Profoundly intimate and powerfully inventive, Exit West tells an unforgettable story of love, loyalty, and courage that is both completely of our time and for all time. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, and as an audiobook.

18 Beartown: a Novel

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From the New York Times bestselling author Fredrik Backman, Beartown is a poignant charming novel about a forgotten town fractured by scandal and the amateur hockey team that might just change everything. Available in Kindle, in hardcover and on audio CD.

19 Manhattan Beach: a Novel

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Manhattan Beach is a deft, dazzling, propulsive exploration of a transformative moment in the lives and identities of women and men, of America and the world. Available in Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

20 Sing, Unburied, Sing: a Novel

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Rich with Ward’s distinctive, lyrical language, Sing, Unburied, Sing is a majestic new work and an unforgettable family story. Available on Kindle, in hardcover, in paperback, as an audiobook, and on audio CD.

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