These were the books that rose to the top for me last year, meaning I was still thinking about them for some time after I’d finished reading them.

Americanah
by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Life After Life
by Kate Atkinsonfloat

Plastic Free: How I Kicked the Plastic Habit & You Can Too
by Beth Terry

The Interestings
by Meg Wolitzer

Subversives
by Seth Rosenfeld

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage
by Haruki Murakami

We Are Not Ourselves
by Matthew Thomas

All The Light We Cannot See
by Anthony Doerr