General Recommendations
Best Books of 2017
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Chicago Public Library recommends these titles as the best books published in 2017.
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Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Ali Ali
A Life
Book - 2017
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
GV1132.A44E427 2017
The Alice Network The Alice Network Paperback - 2017
William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
FICTION
Alone Alone
Britain, Churchill, and Dunkirk : Defeat Into Victory
Book - 2017
Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company
D756.5.D8K67 2017
American War American War
A Novel
Book - 2017
Alfred A. Knopf
FICTION
Astrophysics for People in A Hurry Astrophysics for People in A Hurry Book - 2017
W.W. Norton & Company
QB461.T97 2017
Autumn Autumn Book - 2017
Pantheon Books
FICTION
The Bear and the Nightingale The Bear and the Nightingale
A Novel
Book - 2017
Del Rey
FICTION
Beartown Beartown
A Novel
Paperback - 2017
Atria Books
FICTION
Becoming Ms. Burton Becoming Ms. Burton
From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women
Paperback - 2017
The New Press
HV9468.B87A3 2017
The Blood of Emmett Till The Blood of Emmett Till Paperback - 2017
Simon & Schuster
HV6465.M7T97 2017
Bluebird, Bluebird Bluebird, Bluebird
A Novel
Book - 2017
Mulholland BooksLittle, Brown and Company
FICTION
Body Horror Body Horror
Capitalism, Fear, Misogyny, Jokes
Paperback - 2017
Curbside Splendor
RA564.85.M65 2017
Borne Borne Book - 2017
MCDFarrar, Straus and Giroux
FICTION
The Bright Hour The Bright Hour
A Memoir of Living and Dying
Book - 2017
Simon & Schuster
RC280.B8R5355 2017
Bunk Bunk
The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-facts, and Fake News
Book - 2017
Graywolf Press
HV6691.Y674 2017
Cannibalism Cannibalism
A Perfectly Natural History
Paperback - 2017
Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
GN409.S38 2017
Caroline Caroline
Little House, Revisited
Book - 2017
William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
FICTION
Chester B. Himes Chester B. Himes
A Biography
Paperback - 2017
W. W. Norton & Company
PS3515.I713Z635 2017
The City of Brass The City of Brass Book - 2017
Harper Voyager, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
FICTION
Code Girls Code Girls
The Untold Story of the American Women Code Breakers of World War II
Book - 2017
Hachette Books
D810.C88M86 2017
The Color of Law The Color of Law
A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America
Book - 2017
Liveright Publishing Corporation, a divison of W.W. Norton & Company
E185.61.R8185 2017
The Cooking Gene The Cooking Gene
A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South
Book - 2017
Amistad, an imprint HarperCollinsPublishers
E185.89.F66T95 2017
Days Without End Days Without End
A Novel
Book - 2016
Viking
FICTION
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes The Death and Life of the Great Lakes Book - 2017
W.W. Norton & Company
QH104.5.G7E43 2017
Defectors Defectors
A Novel
Book - 2017
Atria Books
FICTION
Difficult Women Difficult Women Book - 2017
Grove Press
FICTION
The Dry The Dry Book - 2017
Flatiron Books
FICTION
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine Book - 2017
Pamela Dorman BooksViking
Electric Arches Electric Arches Paperback - 2017
Haymarket Books
PS3605.W553A6 2017
Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows Paperback - 2017
William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
FICTION
The Essex Serpent The Essex Serpent
A Novel
Book - 2017
Custom House
FICTION
Everybody Lies Everybody Lies
Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are
Book - 2017
Dey St., an imprint of William Morrow
QA76.9.D343S74 2017
Exit West Exit West
A Novel
Book - 2017
Riverhead Books
FICTION
An Extraordinary Union An Extraordinary Union Paperback - 2017
Kensington Books
FICTION
The Fact of A Body The Fact of A Body
A Murder and A Memoir
Book - 2017
Flatiron Books
HV6533.L8M37 2017
Fever Dream Fever Dream
A Novel
Book - 2017
Riverhead Books
FICTION
Five-carat Soul Five-carat Soul Paperback - 2017
Riverhead Books
FICTION
The Future Is History The Future Is History
How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia
Book - 2017
Riverhead Books
Gilded Cage Gilded Cage Book - 2017
Del Rey Books
FICTION
Ginny Moon Ginny Moon Book - 2017
Park Row Books
FICTION
Golden Hill Golden Hill
A Novel of Old New York
Book - 2017
Scribner
FICTION
Good Me, Bad Me Good Me, Bad Me
A Novel
Book - 2017
Flatiron Books
FICTION
Grant Grant Book - 2017
Penguin Press
E672.C47 2017
Grief Cottage Grief Cottage
A Novel
Paperback - 2017
Bloomsbury
FICTION
Henry David Thoreau Henry David Thoreau
A Life
Book - 2017
The University of Chicago Press
PS3053.W28 2017
Her Body and Other Parties Her Body and Other Parties
Stories
Paperback - 2017
Graywolf Press
FICTION
History of Wolves History of Wolves
A Novel
Book - 2017
Atlantic Monthly Press
FICTION
Home Fire Home Fire Paperback - 2017
Riverhead Books
FICTION
Homo Deus Homo Deus
A Brief History of Tomorrow
Book - 2017
Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
CB428.H368513 2017
Hostage Hostage Book - 2017
Drawn & Quarterly
HV6604.C382D4513 2017
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