The best books of the year lists seem to appear earlier and earlier every year. Here’s a first look at some of the offerings.
The New York Times announces its choices in the following categories:
- Fiction & Poetry
Emily Temple isn’t satisfied with the New York Times list because it omits several books that she thinks it should include. She offers her list of notable omissions here.
A list from The Guardian, in which “writers choose their best reads of 2016.” Selections include fiction, poetry, and nonfiction.
A companion to (or, rather, a continuation of) the entry above.
Philosophy raises fundamental questions about the world around us and how we should live our lives. Fortunately, a range of popular books now available mean you too can grapple with some of these issues. Philosopher and author Nigel Warburton picks his favourite philosophy books of 2016.
© 2016 by Mary Daniels Brown