Amazon.com: 2011 Best Books of the Year

Amazon.com: 2011 Best Books of the Year.

Amazon has offers several lists here. The first one is “Best Books of 2011,” of which the top ten are:

  1. The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach
  2. 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
  3. What It Is Like to Go to War by Karl Marlantes
  4. In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larsen
  5. The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides
  6. Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
  7. Before I Go to Sleep by S. J. Watson
  8. Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
  9. Lost in Shangri-La by Michael Zuckoff
  10. The Tiger’s Wife by Tea Obreht

Other lists are the best books of 2011 in the following categories:

  • Kindle Singles
  • mystery & thrillers
  • literature & fiction
  • nonfiction
  • debut fiction
  • quirky & strange
  • jackets & covers

And now I’m off to peruse the last two lists.