General Recommendations
Best Books of 2018
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Chicago Public Library recommends these titles as the best books published in 2018.
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Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle Paperback - 2018
Sourcebooks Landmark
FICTION
Air Traffic Air Traffic
A Memoir of Ambition and Manhood in America
Paperback - 2018
Alfred A. Knopf
PS3616.A737Z46 2018
All You Can Ever Know All You Can Ever Know
A Memoir
Book - 2018
Catapult
HV874.82.C48A3 2018
America Is Not the Heart America Is Not the Heart Book - 2018
Viking
FICTION
An American Marriage An American Marriage Book - 2018
Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
FICTION
American Prison American Prison
A Reporter's Undercover Journey Into the Business of Punishment
Book - 2018
Penguin Press
HV9471.B384 2018
Asymmetry Asymmetry
A Novel
Paperback - 2018
Simon and Schuster
FICTION
Bad Blood Bad Blood
Secrets and Lies in A Silicon Valley Startup
Book - 2018
Alfred A. Knopf
HD9995.H423U627 2018
Bearskin Bearskin Book - 2018
Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
FICTION
Beneath A Ruthless Sun Beneath A Ruthless Sun
A True Story of Violence, Race, and Justice Lost and Found
Book - 2018
Riverhead Books
HV9955.F6K56 2018
The Big Fella The Big Fella
Babe Ruth and the World He Created
Book - 2018
Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
GV865.R8L43 2018
Blackfish City Blackfish City Book - 2018
Ecco Press
Burning Down the Haus Burning Down the Haus
Punk Rock, Revolution, and the Fall of the Berlin Wall
Book - 2018
Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
ML3917.G3M63 2018
The Cabin at the End of the World The Cabin at the End of the World
A Novel
Paperback - 2018
William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
FICTION
Calypso Calypso Book - 2018
Little, Brown and Company
PS3569.E314A6 2018
Circe Circe
A Novel
Paperback - 2018
Little, Brown and Company
FICTION
The Court Dancer The Court Dancer Book - 2018
Pegasus Books
FICTION
The Death of Mrs. Westaway The Death of Mrs. Westaway Book - 2018
Scout Press
FICTION
Directorate S Directorate S
The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Book - 2018
Penguin Press
DS371.412.C64 2018
Disoriental Disoriental Paperback - 2018
Europa editions
FICTION
Dopesick Dopesick
Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company That Addicted America
Book - 2018
Little, Brown and CompanyHachette Book Group
RC568.O45M33 2018
Educated Educated
A Memoir
Book - 2018
Random House
CT3262.I2W47 2018
Eternal Life Eternal Life
A Novel
Book - 2018
W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.
FICTION
Everything Here Is Beautiful Everything Here Is Beautiful Book - 2018
Pamela Dorman BooksViking
FICTION
A False Report A False Report
A True Story of Rape in America
Book - 2018
Crown
HV6561.M554 2018
The Feather Thief The Feather Thief
Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century
Book - 2018
Viking
HV6665.G72J64 2018
Feel Free Feel Free
Essays
Paperback - 2018
Penguin Press
PR6069.M59A6 2018
The Female Persuasion The Female Persuasion Book - 2018
Riverhead Books
FICTION
Flights Flights Book - 2018
Riverhead Books
FICTION
Florida Florida Paperback - 2018
Riverhead Books
FICTION
Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass
Prophet of Freedom
Paperback - 2018
Simon & Schuster
E449.D75B557 2018
Freshwater Freshwater Book - 2018
Groove Press
Friday Black Friday Black Paperback - 2018
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
FICTION
The Friend The Friend Book - 2018
Riverhead Books
FICTION
Fruit of the Drunken Tree Fruit of the Drunken Tree
A Novel
Book - 2018
Doubleday
FICTION
The Girl Who Smiled Beads The Girl Who Smiled Beads
A Story of War and What Comes After
Book - 2018
Crown
DT450.437.W36A3 2018
Girls Burn Brighter Girls Burn Brighter Book - 2018
Flatiron Books
FICTION
God Save Texas God Save Texas
A Journey Into the Soul of the Lone Star State
Book - 2018
Alfred A. Knopf
F391.2.W75 2018
The Great Believers The Great Believers Book - 2018
Viking
FICTION
Heads of the Colored People Heads of the Colored People
Stories
Book - 2018
37INKAtria
FICTION
Heart Berries Heart Berries
A Memoir
Book - 2018
Counterpoint Press
RC552.P67M3555 2018
Heartland Heartland
A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth
Book - 2018
Scribner
CT275.S52369A3 2018
Heavy Heavy
An American Memoir
Book - 2018
Scribner
E185.97.L394A3 2018
High-risers High-risers
Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing
Book - 2018
Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
HD7288.78.U52C42 2018
The House of Broken Angels The House of Broken Angels
A Novel
Book - 2018
Little, Brown and Company
FICTION
How to Change your Mind How to Change your Mind
What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence
Book - 2018
Penguin Press
RM324.8.P65 2018
How to Write An Autobiographical Novel How to Write An Autobiographical Novel Paperback - 2018
Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
PS3603.H44Z46 2018
I'll Be Gone in the Dark I'll Be Gone in the Dark
One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer
Book - 2018
Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
HV6565.C2M36 2018
The Kiss Quotient The Kiss Quotient
A Novel
Paperback - 2018
JOVE
FICTION
A Ladder to the Sky A Ladder to the Sky
A Novel
Paperback - 2018
Hogarth
FICTION
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