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Best Nonfiction of 2014 (December 23, 2014)
This list includes:
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert 4.6 out of 5 stars   (584)
Little Failure: A Memoir by Gary Shteyngart 3.9 out of 5 stars   (291)
Neanderthal Man: In Search of Lost Genomes by Svante Pääbo 4.3 out of 5 stars   (127)
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Best Novels of 2014 (December 21, 2014)
This list includes:
The Peripheral by William Gibson 4.3 out of 5 stars   (270)
The Book of Strange New Things: A Novel by Michel Faber 4.0 out of 5 stars   (156)
Memory of Water: A Novel by Emmi Itäranta 3.9 out of 5 stars   (64)
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Best Debut Novels of 2014 (December 21, 2014)
This list includes:
Memory of Water: A Novel by Emmi Itäranta 3.9 out of 5 stars   (64)
The Girl in the Road: A Novel by Monica Byrne 3.6 out of 5 stars   (57)
High as the Horses' Bridles: A Novel by Scott Cheshire 3.5 out of 5 stars   (38)
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Best Books of 2012 (so far) (October 24, 2012)
This list includes:
In Sunlight and in Shadow by Mark Helprin 3.7 out of 5 stars   (281)
The Mirage: A Novel by Matt Ruff 3.9 out of 5 stars   (100)
Angelmaker (Vintage Contemporaries) by Nick Harkaway 4.4 out of 5 stars   (137)
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Best Books of 2011 (May 8, 2012)
This list includes:
Embassytown by China Miéville 3.8 out of 5 stars   (215)
Ten Thousand Saints: A Novel by Eleanor Henderson 3.6 out of 5 stars   (85)
The Storm at the Door: A Novel by Stefan Merrill Block 3.7 out of 5 stars   (24)
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Best Literary Debuts of the Last Thirty Years (September 20, 2014)
This list includes:
Neuromancer by William Gibson 4.0 out of 5 stars   (878)
The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi 3.9 out of 5 stars   (584)
Fool on the Hill: A Novel by Matt Ruff 4.5 out of 5 stars   (109)
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The Best of 2010 in Popular Music, Books and Films (December 10, 2010)
This list includes:
The Union [includes Making of DVD by Cameron Crowe] by Elton John 4.4 out of 5 stars   (357)
Kaleidoscope Heart by Sara Bareilles 4.8 out of 5 stars   (194)
Super Sad True Love Story: A Novel by Gary Shteyngart 3.5 out of 5 stars   (345)
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The Worst Books of the 2000s (December 22, 2014)
This list includes:
Darwin's Doubt: The Explosive Origin of Animal Life and the Case for Intelligent Design by Stephen C. Meyer 4.3 out of 5 stars   (598)
The Edge of Evolution: The Search for the Limits of Darwinism by Michael J. Behe 4.0 out of 5 stars   (148)
Signature in the Cell: DNA and the Evidence for Intelligent Design by Stephen C. Meyer 4.4 out of 5 stars   (468)
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The Best Books Critical of Intelligent Design Creationism (October 17, 2009)
This list includes:
The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution by Richard Dawkins 4.4 out of 5 stars   (546)
Tower of Babel: The Evidence against the New Creationism by Robert T. Pennock 4.0 out of 5 stars   (71)
The Creationists: From Scientific Creationism to Intelligent Design, Expanded Edition by Ronald L. Numbers 4.5 out of 5 stars   (26)
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Memorable Books Written by Frank McCourt's former students (June 23, 2012)
This list includes:
Fool on the Hill: A Novel by Matt Ruff 4.5 out of 5 stars   (109)
Sewer, Gas and Electric: The Public Works Trilogy (Public Works Trilogy) by Matt Ruff 3.3 out of 5 stars   (15)
Three Thousand Dollars by David Lipsky 5.0 out of 5 stars   (1)
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