November

Fiction

Delicious Foods by James Hannaham

Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay

Her Body and Other Parties: Stories by Maria Carmen Machado

The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka

The Girls by Emma Cline

Men Without Women: Stories by Haruki Murakami

Pinkies by Shane Hinton

The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen

We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo

We the Animals by Justin Torres

What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi

Who Will Run the Frog Hospital? by Lorrie Moore
 

Nonfiction

Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine

The Empathy Exams: Essays by Leslie Jamison

Sunshine State: Essays by Sarah Gerard

Poetry

Don't Call Us Dead: Poems by Danez Smith

Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur

 

Literary Journals & Magazines

American Short Fiction

Malibu Magazine

 

 

December

Fiction

Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff

Get In Trouble: Stories by Kelly Link

Goodbye, Vitamin by Rachel Khong

Jillian by Halle Butler

Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls by David Sedaris

Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

The Vegetarian by Han Kang

How Should A Person Be?: A Novel from Life by Sheila Heti

Insurrections: Stories by Rion Amilcar Scott

 

Nonfiction

The Girls in My Town: Essays by Angela Morales

We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

 

Poetry

Afterland: Poems by Mai Der Vang

Olio by Tyehimba Jess

Whereas: Poems by Layli Long Soldier

 

Literary Journals & Magazines