1. 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
Don't let appearances fool you in the multilayered narrative about loyalty and loss.
2. 11/22/63 by Stephen King
A man goes back in time to prevent the assassination of John F. Kennedy.
3. The Litigators by John Grisham
A burned out attorney joins a down-and-out firm in taking on a pharmaceutical company.
4. The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides
A love triangle between recent Ivy League graduates.
5. The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
A middle-age retiree re-evaluates his mediocre existence.
6. Inheritance by Christopher Paolini
Will justice be restored to Alagaesia in this conclusion to the Inheritance cycle?
7. Zero Day by David Baldacci
Army Special Agent John Puller investigates a brutal crime scene in a small coal mining town.
8. Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
A year in the social life of three twentysomethings set in jazz-age New York City.
9. Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick
Two alternating stories, 50 years apart both leading to the American Museum of Natural History.
10. The Son of Neptune by Rick Riordan
New battles await Percy Jackson as he returns to a Roman half-blood camp.