2017 

  1. A Field Guide to Getting Lost by Rebecca Solnit
  2. Angels by Denis Johnson
  3. As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
  4. Beast by Paul Kingsnorth
  5. Born a Crime by Trevor Noah
  6. Common Ancestor by Jenny Irish
  7. Confessions of a Recovering Environmentalist by Paul Kingsnorth
  8. Daddy Issues by Alex McElroy
  9. Ernest Hemingway: The Last Interview
  10. Every Living Species by Erin Stalcup
  11. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
  12. Fierce Invalids Home from Hot Climates by Tom Robbins
  13. Four Futures by Peter Frase
  14. Green Girl by Kate Zambreno
  15. Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond
  16. Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
  17. Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance
  18. Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Harari
  19. Hunger by Roxane Gay
  20. Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer
  21. Isadora by Amelia Gray
  22. Jesus’ Son by Denis Johnson
  23. Labyrinths by Jorge Luis Borges
  24. Learning to Die in the Anthropocene by Roy Scranton
  25. March: Book One by John Lewis
  26. Nightwood by Djuna Barnes
  27. Nobody Move by Denis Johnson
  28. Notes on My Dunce Cap by Jesse Ball
  29. Nox by Anne Carson
  30. On Trails by Robert Moor
  31. On Tyranny by Timothy Snyder
  32. One No, Many Yeses by Paul Kingsnorth
  33. One of the Boys by Daniel Magariel
  34. Once Upon Wing Lake by Andrea Scarpino
  35. One Wild Bird at a Time by Bernd Heinrich
  36. Outer Dark by Cormac McCarthy
  37. Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard
  38. Point Omega by Don DeLillo
  39. Reading Style: A Life in Sentences by Jenny Davidson
  40. Seed by Joanna Walsh
  41. Short Talks by Anne Carson
  42. Sonora by Hannah Lillith Assadi
  43. Tender Buttons by Gertrude Stein
  44. The Abstract Wild by Jack Turner
  45. The Art of History by Christopher Bram
  46. The Calamities by Renee Gladman
  47. The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Dan Egan
  48. The Evening Road by Laird Hunt
  49. The Family Arcana by Jedediah Berry
  50. The Fountain by Darren Aronofsky
  51. The Grand Design by Leonard Mlodinow and Stephen Hawking
  52. The Great Derangement by Amitav Ghosh
  53. The Holy Firm by Annie Dillard
  54. The Hungry Tide by Amitav Ghosh
  55. The Long Walk by Stephen King
  56. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
  57. The Modernist Novel by Stephen Kern
  58. The Passion According to G.H. by Clarice Lispector
  59. The Road to Sparta by Dean Karnazes
  60. The Shallows by Nicholas Carr
  61. The Shock Doctrine by Naomi Klein
  62. The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
  63. The Vegetarian by Han Kang
  64. The Waves by Virginia Woolf
  65. This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate by Naomi Klein
  66. Train Dreams by Denis Johnson
  67. Trespassing Across America by Ken Ilgunas
  68. Ulysses by James Joyce
  69. Wooly by Ben Mezrich

2016 

  1. A Bestiary by Lily Hoang
  2. A Briefer History of Time by Stephen Hawking
  3. A Camouflage of Specimens and Garments by Jennifer Militello
  4. A Manual for Cleaning Women by Lucia Berlin
  5. A Truck Full of Money by Tracy Kidder
  6. a/0 by Laura Bylenok
  7. Adventures in Property Management by Chelsea Werner-Jatzke
  8. Alligators of Abraham by Robert Kloss
  9. Angels by Denis Johnson
  10. Aphorisms by Franz Kafka
  11. At Night by Lisa Ciccarello
  12. Bad Sex by Clancy Martin
  13. Battle Rattle by Brandon Davis Jennings
  14. Between Grammars by Danielle Vogel
  15. Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
  16. Big Lonesome by Joseph Scapellato
  17. Bright Dead Things by Ada Limón
  18. Citizen by Claudia Rankine
  19. Confessions from a Dark Wood by Eric Raymond
  20. Contrary Motion by Andy Mozina
  21. Discontent and its Civilizations by Mohsin Hamid
  22. Don’t Let Me Be Lonely by Claudia Rankine
  23. Dreamlives of Debris by Lance Olsen
  24. Eat and Run by Scott Jurek
  25. Eileen by Otessa Moshfegh
  26. Eleven Hours by Pamela Erens
  27. Field Guide to Ultrarunning by Hal Koerner
  28. Finding Ultra by Rick Roll
  29. Fleshgraphs by Brynne Rebele-Henry
  30. Float by Anne Carson
  31. Food: A Love Story by Jim Gaffigan
  32. Georgia by Dawn Tripp
  33. Good Clean Fun by Nick Offerman
  34. Good People by Robert Lopez
  35. Hemming Flames by Patricia Colleen Murphy
  36. High-Rise by J.G. Ballard
  37. Horse Latitudes by Morris Collins
  38. Hospice by Gregory Howard
  39. In a Strange Room by Damon Galgut
  40. In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan
  41. Jesus’ Son by Denis Johnson
  42. Kind One by Laird Hunt
  43. Little Labors by Rivka Galchen
  44. Little Nothing by Marisa Silver
  45. Love Me Back by Merritt Tierce
  46. Making Literature Now by Amy Hungerford
  47. Marrow Island by Alexis Smith
  48. Mastering Homebrew by Randy Mosher
  49. Mistah Kurtz by James Reich
  50. Movieola! by John Domini
  51. My Year of Running Dangerously by Tom Foreman
  52. Natural Wonders by Angela Woodward
  53. No More Milk by Karen Craigo
  54. Of This New World by Allegra Hyde
  55. On Heights & Hunger by Josh MacIvor-Anderson
  56. Our Dreams Might Align by Dana Diehl
  57. Our Hearts Will Burn Us Down by Anne Valente
  58. Paddle Your Own Canoe by Nick Offerman
  59. Point Omega by Don DeLillo
  60. Preparation for the Next Life by Atticus Lish
  61. Racing Weight by Matt Fitzgerald
  62. Red by John Logan
  63. Reel by Tobias Carroll
  64. Relentless Forward Progress by Bryon Powell
  65. Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari
  66. Satin Island by Tom McCarty
  67. Seam by Tarfia Faizullah
  68. Solo Faces by James Salter
  69. Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison
  70. Submergence by J.M. Ledgard
  71. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
  72. The After Party by Jana Prikryl
  73. The Art of Cruelty by Maggie Nelson
  74. The Art of Fiction by James Salter
  75. The Art of Perspective by Chris Castellini
  76. The Assassins’ Gate: America in Iraq by George Packer
  77. The Association of Small Bombs by Karan Mahajan
  78. The Bassoon King by Rainn Wilson
  79. The Botany of Desire by Michael Pollan
  80. The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo by Amy Schumer
  81. The Gunslinger by Stephen King
  82. The Last Novel by David Markson
  83. The Lost Civilization of Suolucidir by Susan Daitch
  84. The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan
  85. The Open Curtain by Brian Evenson
  86. The Revelator by Robert Kloss
  87. The Sadness by Benjamin Rybeck
  88. The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert
  89. The Throwback Special by Chris Bachelder
  90. The Unfinished World by Amber Sparks
  91. The Vegetarian by Han Kang
  92. The Warren by Brian Evenson
  93. Till We Have Faces by C.S. Lewis
  94. Time Travel by James Gleick
  95. Tough Shit by Kevin Smith
  96. Truths, Half Truths, and Little White Lies by Nick Frost
  97. Undermajordomo Minor by Patrick deWitt
  98. We the Animals by Justin Torres
  99. What Belongs to You by Garth Greenwell
  100. What the willow said as it fell by Andrea Scarpino
  101. When My Brother Was an Aztec by Natalie Diaz
  102. White Nights in Split Town City by Annie Dewitt
  103. Why We Came to the City by Kris Jansma
  104. Works by Edouard Leve
  105. Yes Please by Amy Poehler
  106. Zero K by Don DeLillo
  107. 80/20 Running by Matt Fitzgerald

2015

  1. Dancing in Odessa by Ilya Kaminsky
  2. Body Thesaurus by Jennifer Militello
  3. Month of Big Hands by Andrew Morgan
  4. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
  5. Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
  6. California by Edan Lepucki
  7. The Faraway Nearby by Rebecca Solnit
  8. Authority by Jeff Vandermeer
  9. Acceptance by Jeff Vandermeer
  10. Vox by Nicholson Baker
  11. Inherent Vice by Thomas Pynchon
  12. Bombshell by James Reich
  13. Preparation for the Next Life by Atticus Lish
  14. The Infernal by Mark Doten
  15. B & Me by J.C. Hallman
  16. Jazz by Toni Morrison
  17. Ball by Tara Ison
  18. Submergence by J.M. Ledgard
  19. Giraffe by J.M. Ledgard
  20. A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing by Eimear McBride
  21. Thrown by Kerry Howley
  22. Checkpoint by Nicholson Baker
  23. Mao II by Don DeLillo
  24. The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro
  25. Neverhome by Laird Hunt
  26. In the Kingdom of Men by Kim Barnes
  27. The Dead Lands by Benjamin Percy
  28. The Anthologist by Nicholson Baker
  29. Artful Sentences by Virginia Tufte
  30. The Sound on the Page by Ben Yagoda
  31. The Jaguar’s Children by John Vaillant
  32. God Help the Child by Toni Morrison
  33. The Tusk That Did the Damage by Tania James
  34. Burning Down George Orwell’s House by Andrew Ervin
  35. Mislaid by Nell Zink
  36. We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  37. Fat City by Leonard Gardner
  38. Bible Adventures by Gabe Durham
  39. Till We Have Faces by C.S. Lewis
  40. The Last Illusion by Porochista Khakpour
  41. Jesus’ Son by Denis Johnson
  42. Starvation Mode by Elissa Washuta
  43. The Turner House by Angela Flournoy
  44. Waiting for the Enemy by Brandon Davis Jenning
  45. The Last Policeman by Ben H. Winters
  46. Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehesi Coates
  47. Kind One by Laird Hunt
  48. Gold Fame Citrus by Claire Vaye Watkins
  49. The Small Backs of Children by Lidia Yuknavitch
  50. A Book So Red by Rachel Levy
  51. Little Wolves by Thomas Maltman
  52. Into the Valley by Ruth Galm
  53. The Small Backs of Children by Lidia Yuknavitch (II)
  54. The Wilds by Julia Elliott
  55. A Manual for Cleaning Women by Lucia Berlin
  56. The Assassin’s Gate by George Packer
  57. Submergence by J.M. Ledgard (II)
  58. One-Hundred-Knuckled Fist by Dustin M. Hoffman
  59. Terra Firma Triptych by J.M. Ledgard
  60. Almost Famous Women by Megan Mayhew Bergman
  61. The Tusk That Did the Damage by Tania James (II)
  62. Mothers, Tell Your Daughters by Bonnie Jo Campbell
  63. Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari
  64. Gumption by Nick Offerman
  65. Gold Fame Citrus by Claire Vaye Watkins (II)

2014

  1. Mistake by Meredith Stricker
  2. The Natural Dissolution of Fleeting-Improvised-Men by Gabriel Blackwell
  3. A Sport and a Pastime by James Salter
  4. Tinkers by Paul Harding
  5. The Big Smoke by Adrian Matejka
  6. How a Mother Weaned Her Girl from Fairy Tales by Kate Bernheimer
  7. The Ravenous Audience by Kate Durbin
  8. The Black Ocean by Brian Barker
  9. How to Carry Bigfoot Home by Chris Tarry
  10. The Weaklings (XL) by Dennis Cooper
  11. The Virgins by Pamela Erens
  12. Monolithos by Jack Gilbert
  13. Short Talks by Anne Carson
  14. The Great Fires by Jack Gilbert
  15. The Rise and Fall of the Scandamerican Domestic by Christopher Merkner
  16. We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo
  17. Submergence by J.M. Ledgard
  18. Made to Break by D. Foy
  19. Advice from 1 Disciple of Marx to 1 Heidegger Fanatic by Mario Santiago Papasquiaro
  20. Sleep Donation by Karen Russell
  21. Big Ray by Michael Kimball
  22. Once, Then by Andrea Scarpino
  23. Someone Else’s Wedding Vows by Bianca Stone
  24. Praying Drunk by Kyle Minor
  25. By Light We Knew Our Names by Anne Valente
  26. Rockaway by Tara Ison
  27. Palmerino by Melissa Pritchard
  28. Prosperous Friends by Christine Schutt
  29. The Isle of Youth by Laura van den Berg
  30. Foxes on the Trampoline by Charlotte Boulay
  31. Wish You Were Here by Matthew Dickman
  32. Galveston by Nic Pizzolatto
  33. Ancient Oceans of Central Kentucky by David Connerley Naum
  34. Chrono Trigger by Michael P. Williams
  35. Backswing by Aaron Burch
  36. The Great Glass Sea by Josh Weil
  37. The Baltimore Atrocities by John Dermot Woods
  38. Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offill
  39. Rainey Royal by Dylan Landis
  40. Young God by Katherine Faw Morris
  41. Ron Carlson Writes a Story by Ron Carlson
  42. An Untamed State by Roxane Gay
  43. On Immunity: An Inoculation by Eula Biss
  44. Europeana by Patrik Ouředník
  45. Unclean Jobs for Women and Girls by Alissa Nutting
  46. ZZT by Anna Anthropy
  47. Train Dreams by Denis Johnson
  48. Point Omega by Don DeLillo
  49. The Sunset Limited by Cormac McCarthy
  50. Nevermore by Laird Hunt
  51. Breaking the Code by Hugh Whitemore
  52. The Albertine Workout by Anne Carson
  53. Grief Lessons by Anne Carson
  54. I Look Divine by Christopher Coe
  55. Tender Buttons by Gertrude Stein
  56. [there] by Lance Olsen
  57. Moral Disorder by Margaret Atwood
  58. Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
  59. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
  60. Stone Mattress by Margaret Atwood
  61. Wynne’s War by Aaron Gwyn
  62. Galaga by Michael Kimball
  63. Tender Buttons by Gertrude Stein (II)
  64. Short Talks by Anne Carson (II)
  65. The Modernist Novel by Stephen Kern
  66. The Snows of Kilimanjaro by Ernest Hemingway
  67. The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner
  68. Ongoingness: The End of a Diary by Sarah Manguso
  69. Outer Dark by Cormac McCarthy
  70. Nightwood by Djuna Barnes
  71. The Waves by Virginia Woolf
  72. Men Explain Things to Me by Rebecca Solnit
  73. The Sexing of the Cherry by Jeanette Winterson
  74. Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark by Alvin Schwartz
  75. The Trial by Franz Kafka
  76. Women by Chloe Caldwell
  77. Heroines by Kate Zambreno
  78. Caribou Island by David Vann
  79. The Hour of the Star by Clarice Lispector
  80. Jagged Alliance 2 by Darius Kazemi
  81. Man V. Nature by Diane Cook
  82. Show Your Work by Austin Kleon
  83. Super Mario Bros. 2 by Jon Irwin
  84. Green Girl by Kate Zambreno
  85. We Will Listen for You by Nick Ripatrazone
  86. Wolf in White Van by John Darnielle
  87. Solo Faces by James Salter
  88. The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
  89. Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward
  90. Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
  91. The Laughing Monsters by Denis Johnson
  92. Dubliners by James Joyce
  93. Ugly Girls by Lindsay Hunter
  94. Sula by Toni Morrison
  95. Under the Skin by Michel Faber
  96. Flings by Justin Taylor
  97. Labyrinths by Jorge Luis Borges
  98. Big Machine by Victor LaValle
  99. Citizen by Claudia Rankine
  100. Revenance by Cynthia Hogue
  101. Darker by Mark Strand
  102. The Impossibly by Laird Hunt
  103. Sleeping With One Eye Open by Mark Strand
  104. We the Animals by Justin Torres
  105. Reasons for Moving by Mark Strand
  106. The Wallcreeper by Nell Zink
  107. End Zone by Don DeLillo
  108. Don’t Let Me Be Lonely by Claudia Rankine
  109. Wonderland by Stacey D’Erasmo
  110. This is the Water by Yannick Murphy
  111. BoysGirls by Katie Farris
  112. Works by Edouard Levé
  113. Life Drawing by Robin Black
  114. And I’m Not Jenny by Tara Rebele
  115. A Field Guide to Getting Lost by Rebecca Solnit
  116. The Arsonist’s Song Has Nothing to Do with Fire by Allison Titus

2013

  1. The Summer of Naked Swim Parties by Jessica Anya Blau
  2. Glaciers by Alexis Smith
  3. The Law of Strings by Steven Gillis
  4. The Writer’s Notebook: Craft Essays from Tin House
  5. allegiance by Francine J. Harris
  6. Wally by Don Peteroy
  7. Jagannath by Karin Tidbeck
  8. Satan Says by Sharon Olds
  9. The Schoolmaster’s Daughter by John Smolens
  10. Forgotten Country by Catherine Chung
  11. American Salvage by Bonnie Jo Campbell
  12. Flight of Brothers by Jonathan Baumbach
  13. Girl Trouble by Holly Goddard Jones
  14. Tampa by Alissa Nutting
  15. Eat the Document by Dana Spiotta
  16. Lungs Full of Noise by Tessa Mellas
  17. Prosperous Friends by Christine Schutt
  18. The Monkey and the Wrench: Essays into Contemporary Poetics, edited by Mary Biddinger and John Gallaher
  19. Layman’s Report by Eugene Marten
  20. Light Years by James Salter
  21. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
  22. The Ask by Sam Lipsyte
  23. An Elegy for Mathematics by Anne Valente
  24. The Complete Tales of Ketzia Gold by Kate Bernheimer
  25. The Writer’s Notebook II: Craft Essays from Tin House
  26. The Complete Tales of Merry Gold by Kate Bernheimer
  27. The Complete Tales of Lucy Gold by Kate Bernheimer
  28. Our Rarer Monsters by Noel Sloboda
  29. Mezzanines by Matthew Olzmann
  30. The Old Reactor by David Ohle
  31. The Anchor Book of New American Stories, edited by Ben Marcus
  32. Spectacle by Susan Steinberg
  33. The Autobiography of Red by Anne Carson
  34. Red Doc> by Anne Carson
  35. Neighbors of Nothing by Jason Ockert
  36. 99 Stories of God by Joy Williams
  37. Speedboat by Renata Adler
  38. Accelerated by Bronwen Hruska
  39. Stone Arabia by Dana Spiotta
  40. The Fish and the Not Fish by Peter Markus
  41. Murder Below Montparnasse by Cara Black
  42. The Last Days of California by Mary Miller
  43. A Beautiful Truth by Colin McAdam
  44. A Philosophy of Fear by Lars Svendsen
  45. The Thief by Fuminori Nakamura
  46. Red Moon by Benjamin Percy
  47. The Stranger by Albert Camus
  48. The Flamethrowers by Rachel Kushner
  49. The Violent Bear It Away by Flannery O’Connor
  50. The Water Cure by Percival Everett
  51. The Half-Known World by Robert Boswell
  52. Kind One by Laird Hunt
  53. The Rusted City by Rochelle Hurt
  54. Pages from the Textbook of Alternate History by Phong Nguyen
  55. Three Scenarios in Which Hana Sasaki Grows a Tail by Kelly Luce
  56. The Desert Places by Amber Sparks and Robert Kloss
  57. What Purpose Did I Serve In Your Life by Marie Calloway
  58. Praying Drunk by Kyle Minor
  59. Drive by James Sallis
  60. The Virgins by Pamela Erens
  61. Wise Blood by Flannery O’Connor
  62. Reasons for and Advantages of Breathing by Lydia Peelle
  63. The People of Forever Are Not Afraid by Shani Boianjiu
  64. Event Factory by Renee Gladman
  65. The Ravickians by Renee Gladman
  66. Ana Patova Crossed a Bridge by Renee Gladman
  67. Who Was Changed and Who Was Dead by Barbara Comyns
  68. Arcadia by Lauren Groff
  69. How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe by Charles Yu
  70. Don’t Kiss Me by Lindsay Hunter
  71. Libra by Don DeLillo
  72. Kind One by Laird Hunt (II)
  73. Telex from Cuba by Rachel Kushner
  74. Bellweather Rhapsody by Kate Racculia
  75. Misadventure by Nicholas Grider
  76. Families Among Us by Blake Kimzey
  77. Preparing the Ghost by Matthew Gavin Frank
  78. Division Street by Helen Mort
  79. Too Bright to See by Linda Gregg
  80. Stag’s Leap by Sharon Olds
  81. Eat the Document by Dana Spiotta (II)
  82. Spectacle by Susan Steinberg (II)
  83. The Counselor by Cormac McCarthy
  84. Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
  85. You Good Thing by Dara Wier
  86. proxy by R. Erica Doyle
  87. Hymn Book for the Black Terrific by Kiki Petrosino
  88. Meat Heart by Melissa Broder
  89. Hold It Down by Gina Myers
  90. The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker
  91. The Robing of the Bride by Aditi Machado
  92. Funerals & Thrones by JD Scott
  93. Antidote by Corey Van Landingham
  94. Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer
  95. This is What They Say by M. Bartley Seigel
  96. Arousing Notoriety by A. Minetta Gould
  97. The Man Among the Seals by Denis Johnson
  98. How to Get Into the Twin Palms by Karolina Waclawiak
  99. Vampires in the Lemon Grove by Karen Russell
  100. Goat Mountain by David Vann
  101. Soy Sauce for Beginners by Kirstin Chen
  102. Antigonick by Anne Carson
  103. On Boxing by Joyce Carol Oates
  104. Florida by Christine Schutt
  105. Nightwork by Christine Schutt
  106. I, Mary MacLane by Mary MacLane
  107. All Souls by Christine Schutt
  108. A Day, A Night, Another Day, Summer by Christine Schutt
  109. The Self Unstable by Elisa Gabbert
  110. Birds of a Lesser Paradise by Megan Mayhew Bergman
  111. Dreams and Stones by Magdalena Tulli
  112. Lightning Field by Dana Spiotta
  113. The Wonder Bread Summer by Jessica Anya Blau

2012

  1. Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
  2. The Ravickians by Renee Gladman
  3. Things Come On by Joseph Harrington
  4. I Remember by Shane Allison
  5. The Nanopedia Quick-Reference Pocket Lexicon of Contemporary American Culture by Charles Jensen
  6. Threats by Amelia Gray
  7. Understories by Tim Horvath
  8. Girl with Oars & Man Dying by J.A. Tyler
  9. Stray Decorum by George Singleton
  10. Swell by Corwin Ericson
  11. The Freak Chronicles by Jennifer Spiegel
  12. While I’m Falling by Laura Moriarty
  13. Ayiti by Roxane Gay
  14. The Bee-Loud Glade by Steve Himmer
  15. One Time All I Wanted by Nicolle Elizabeth
  16. The Flame Alphabet by Ben Marcus
  17. Motorman by David Ohle
  18. The Oregon Trail is the Oregon Trail by Gregory Sherl
  19. Night Swim by Jessica Keener
  20. Vicky Swanky is a Beauty by Diane Williams
  21. XXX XXXXXXXX by XXXX XXXXXXX
  22. Damascus by Joshua Mohr
  23. How to Be Alone by Jonathan Franzen
  24. Naked Summer by Andrew Scott
  25. The Guardians by Sarah Manguso
  26. American Poet by Jeff Vande Zande
  27. Halls of Fame by John D’Agata
  28. Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon
  29. Treasure Island!!! by Sara Levine
  30. A Cloth House by Joseph Riippi
  31. Zone One by Colson Whitehead
  32. Nine Months by Paula Bomer
  33. Treesisters by Joseph Riippi
  34. Level End by Brian Oliu
  35. Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer
  36. The Brunist Day of Wrath by Robert Coover
  37. Big Ray by Michael Kimball
  38. The Bastard Pleasure by Sean McGrady
  39. Carry Each His Burden by James Goertel
  40. Gigantic by Marc Nesbitt
  41. A Mercy by Toni Morrison
  42. Sea of Trees by Robert James Russell
  43. May We Shed These Human Bodies by Amber Sparks
  44. The Critique of Reason by Gabriel Blackwell
  45. Triggering Town by Richard Hugo
  46. The Angel Esmeralda by Don DeLillo
  47. I Have Blinded Myself Writing This by Jess Stoner
  48. The Body Artist by Don DeLillo
  49. The Man Suit by Zachary Schomburg
  50. Nobody Move by Denis Johnson
  51. The Maggot People by Henning Koch
  52. Skin Horse by Olivia Cronk
  53. Could You Be With Her Now by Jen Michalski
  54. Waste by Eugene Marten
  55. Zombie by J.R. Angelella
  56. We Only Know So Much by Elizabeth Crane
  57. Fjords Vol. 1 by Zachary Schomburg
  58. The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion
  59. XXXX XXXXXXX XXXXX by XXXXX XXXXXXXX
  60. Angels by Denis Johnson
  61. Cosmopolis by Don DeLillo
  62. The Gardener’s Son by Cormac McCarthy
  63. XXXX XX by XXXXX XXXXXXXXXX
  64. Flushboy by Stephen Graham Jones
  65. Train Dreams by Denis Johnson
  66. XXX XXXXXXX XXXXX by XXX XXXXX
  67. The Dying Horse by Jason Jordan
  68. The Zoo, a Going by J.A. Tyler
  69. The Subject Steve by Sam Lipsyte
  70. Damned by Chuck Palahniuk
  71. Point Omega by Don DeLillo
  72. Oversoul by Mitchell S. Jackson
  73. Every Laundromat in the World by Mel Bosworth
  74. Underworld by Don DeLillo
  75. Arcadia by Lauren Groff
  76. Last Call in the City of Bridges by Salvatore Pane
  77. Collected Poems by David Markson
  78. All the Garbage of the World, Unite! by Kim Hyesoon
  79. Pot Farm by Matthew Gavin Frank
  80. Mao II by Don DeLillo
  81. The Hysterectomy Waltz by Merrill Joan Gerber
  82. Cities of the Plain by Cormac McCarthy
  83. Falling Man by Don DeLillo
  84. The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
  85. White Noise by Don DeLillo
  86. Several Short Sentences About Writing by Verlyn Klinkenborg
  87. Refusing Heaven by Jack Gilbert
  88. Making Shapely Fiction by Jerome Stern
  89. Notes from a Coma by Mike McCormick
  90. Correspondence by Kristina Marie Darling
  91. The Anchor Book of New American Stories, edited by Ben Marcus
  92. The Names by Don DeLillo
  93. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
  94. Valparaiso by Don DeLillo
  95. Cannonball by Joseph McElroy
  96. Bluets by Maggie Nelson
  97. Collected Poems by Jack Gilbert
  98. Players by Don DeLillo
  99. Light-Headed by Matt Hart
  100. Bad Marie by Marcy Dermansky
  101. New Selected Poems by Philip Levine
  102. Love-Lies-Bleeding by Don DeLillo

 

2011

  1. Middletown by Will Eno
  2. The Moors by Ben Marcus
  3. The Road by Cormac McCarthy
  4. Grim Tales by Norman Lock
  5. XXXXXX, XXXXXXXX, XXXXXX by XXXXXXX XXXXXXX
  6. Richard Yates by Tao Lin
  7. No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy
  8. A Little Middle of the Night by Molly Brodak
  9. The Moon Tonight Feels My Revenge by Matthew Simmons
  10. Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
  11. Two Weeks: A Digital Anthology of Contemporary Poetry, edited by Ash Bowen and Johnathon Williams
  12. Netsuke by Rikki Ducornet
  13. We Take Me Apart by Molly Gaudry
  14. Notes on Conceptualisms by Vanessa Place and Robert Fitterman
  15. The Sunset Limited by Cormac McCarthy
  16. Revolution by Deb Olin Unferth
  17. The Official Catalog of the Library of Potential Literature, edited by Ben Segal and Erinrose Mager
  18. The Wilding by Benjamin Percy
  19. Tongue Party by Sarah Rose Etter
  20. An Island of Fifty by Ben Brooks
  21. The Rooster’s Wife by Russell Edson
  22. Steambath by Bruce Jay Friedman
  23. Telling It and Telling It Again by Bruce Kawin
  24. XX XXXX XXXX XXXXXXXXXXX XXXXX by XXXXX XXXXX
  25. The Hieroglyphics by Michael Stewart
  26. Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett
  27. Stories for Nighttime and Some for the Day by Ben Loory
  28. Outer Dark by Cormac McCarthy
  29. Normally Special by xTx
  30. Endgame by Samuel Beckett
  31. Abbott Awaits by Chris Bachelder
  32. Entrance to a colonial pageant in which we all begin to intricate by Johannes Göransson
  33. The Girl With Brown Fur by Stacey Levine
  34. Dreams of Molly by Jonathan Baumbach
  35. In the Year of Long Division by Dawn Raffel
  36. Child of God by Cormac McCarthy
  37. Lemmikkikaupan tytöt by Anja Snellman
  38. Krapp’s Last Tape by Samuel Beckett
  39. The Gospel of Anarchy by Justin Taylor
  40. Fiction and the Figures of Life by William H. Gass
  41. The Stonemason by Cormac McCarthy
  42. Cartooning: Philosophy and Practice by Ivan Brunetti
  43. Dead Space: Martyr by B.K. Evenson
  44. The Open Curtain by Brian Evenson
  45. Remainder by Tom McCarthy
  46. Stories V! by Scott McClanahan
  47. Based on a True Story by Hesh Kestin
  48. The Book of Freaks by Jamie Iredell
  49. These Strangers She’d Invited In by Jac Jemc
  50. Us by Michael Kimball
  51. The Chronology of Water by Lidia Yuknavitch
  52. In the Devil’s Territory by Kyle Minor
  53. We Make Mud by Peter Markus
  54. All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy
  55. Elephants in our Bedroom by Michael Czyzniejewski
  56. Forecast by Shya Scanlon
  57. The Art of Subtext by Charles Baxter
  58. XXX XXXXXXXXXX by XXXX XXXXXXX
  59. There is No Year by Blake Butler
  60. How to Write a Sentence: And How to Read One by Stanley Fish
  61. The Art of Time in Fiction by Joan Silber
  62. Other People We Married by Emma Straub
  63. The Iron Will of Shoeshine Cats by Hesh Kestin
  64. The Angel in the Dream of Our Hangover by Mark Leidner
  65. Kamby Bolongo Mean River by Robert Lopez
  66. XXX XXXX XXXX by XXXXXXX XXXXX
  67. From the Darkness Right Under Our Feet by Patrick Michael Finn
  68. The Alligators of Abraham by Robert Kloss
  69. Suicide by Edouard Levé
  70. The Art of Asking Your Boss for a Raise by Georges Perec
  71. The Iguana Complex by Darby Larson
  72. Letters to Emma Bowlcut by Bill Callahan
  73. The Indefinite State of Imaginary Morals by Rae Bryant
  74. God Damsel by Reb Livingston
  75. The Mimic’s Own Voice by Tom Williams
  76. not merely because of the unknown that was stalking toward them by Jenny Boully
  77. Fables by Sarah Goldstein
  78. About a Mountain by John D’Agata
  79. Short Dark Oracles by Sara Levine
  80. The Orange Eats Creeps by Grace Krilanovich
  81. Like Shaking Hands With God by Kurt Vonnegut and Lee Stringer
  82. Seven Spanish Angels by Stephen Graham Jones
  83. XXXXXXX XXXXX by XXXXX XXXXXX
  84. XX XXXX XXXX by XXX XXXX
  85. The Report by Jessica Francis Kane
  86. XXX XXX XXXXXXX by XXXXX XXXX
  87. Bossypants by Tina Fey
  88. The Devil All the Time by Donald Ray Pollock
  89. The Art of Description by Mark Doty
  90. They Could No Longer Contain Themselves by Elizabeth J. Colen, John Jodzio, Tim Jones-Yelvington, Sean Lovelace, and Mary Miller
  91. A Tendency to Be Gone by Pamela Ryder
  92. Game of Secrets by Dawn Tripp
  93. The Animal Family by Randall Jarrell
  94. God Jr. by Dennis Cooper
  95. The Sisters Brothers by Patrick Dewitt
  96. Please Don’t Be Upset by Brandi Wells
  97. XXXXXXX by XXXXX XXXXX
  98. Literary Theory by Jonathan Culler
  99. Jesus’ Son by Denis Johnson
  100. Hunters & Gamblers by Ryan Ridge
  101. A Common Pornography by Kevin Sampsell
  102. Hooked by John Franc
  103. How the Days of Love & Diphtheria by Robert Kloss
  104. badbadbad by Jesús Ángel García
  105. I am a Very Productive Entrepreneur by Mathias Svalina
  106. A Philosophy of Evil by Lars Svendsen
  107. Meditations in an Emergency by Frank O’Hara
  108. In the Time of the Blue Ball by Manuela Draeger
  109. The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake by Aimee Bender
  110. Stiff by Mary Roach
  111. The Festival of Earthly Delights by Matt Dojny
  112. House of Holes by Nicholson Baker
  113. Notes From No Man’s Land by Eula Biss
  114. Gospel by Samiya Bashir
  115. The Tortilla Curtain by T.C. Boyle
  116. The Entire Predicament by Lucy Corin
  117. The Art of Recklessness by Dean Young
  118. A Visit from the Good Squad by Jennifer Egan
  119. A True History Of The Captivation, Transport To Strange Lands, & Deliverance Of Hannah Guttentag by Josh Russell
  120. Watchmen by Alan Moore
  121. Selected Unpublished Blog Posts of a Mexican Panda Express Employee by Megan Boyle
  122. The Marbled Swarm by Dennis Cooper
  123. The Crossing by Cormac McCarthy
  124. Kentauros by Gregory Feeley
  125. Windeye by Brian Evenson
  126. Embodied by Keith Nathan Brown
  127. Why We Never Talk About Sugar by Aubrey Hirsch
  128. The Doctor’s Wife by Luis Jaramillo
  129. American Buffalo by Steven Rinella
  130. XXXXXXXX XXX XXXXX XXXXX by XXXXXX XXXXX
  131. Tell Me You’ve Got Good News by Tyler Gobble
  132. XXXXXXX XXXXXX by XXXXXX XXXXXX
  133. Autoportrait by Edouard Levé
  134. XXXX by XXX XXXXX

2010

  1. The Ask by Sam Lipsyte
  2. Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer
  3. Old Men, Girls, and Monsters by Peter Schwartz
  4. Phantoms by Chad Simpson
  5. We Are Never As Beautiful As We Are Now by Adam Gallari
  6. The Anchor Book of New American Short Stories by Ben Marcus
  7. Everything Here Is the Best Thing Ever by Justin Taylor
  8. Making Shapely Fiction by Jerome Stern
  9. Killing Kanoko by Hiromi Ito
  10. Where I Stay by Andrew Zornoza
  11. Our Noise by John Cook, Mac McCaughan, Laura Ballance
  12. Pretty by Kim Chinquee
  13. Normal People Don’t Live Like This by Dylan Landis
  14. On Moral Fiction by John Gardner
  15. Tongue by Rachel Contreni Flynn
  16. A Very Bad Wizard: Morality Behind the Curtain by Tamler Sommers
  17. Texture Notes by Sawako Nakayasu
  18. Nox by Anne Carson
  19. The River Gods by Brian Kiteley
  20. The Disappointment Artist: Essays by Jonathan Lethem
  21. The World Without Us by Alan Weisman
  22. Tell-All by Chuck Palahniuk
  23. The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
  24. Horse, Flower, Bird by Kate Bernheimer
  25. Art Without Compromise by Wendy Richmond
  26. when all our days are numbered marching bands will fill the streets and we will not hear them because we will be upstairs in the clouds by Sasha Fletcher
  27. The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
  28. Point Omega: A Novel by Don DeLillo
  29. The Physics of Imaginary Objects by Tina May Hall
  30. Poetry is Not a Project by Dorothea Laskey
  31. i am here And You Are Gone by Shome Dasgupta
  32. Pee on Water by Rachel Glaser
  33. How to Take Yourself Apart, How to Make Yourself Anew by Aaron Burch
  34. Life of a Star by Jane Unrue
  35. Firework by Eugene Marten
  36. Further Adventures in the Restless Universe by Dawn Raffel
  37. I Look Divine by Christopher Coe
  38. Some instructions by Stanley G Crawford
  39. The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle
  40. Love Doesn’t Work by Henning Koch
  41. Y: The Last Man by Brian K. Vaughan
  42. The Young Girl’s Handbook of Good Manners for Use in Educational Establishments by Pierre Louys
  43. Out Of Work by Greg Mulcahy
  44. How to Predict the Weather by Aaron Burch
  45. Ways of Worldmaking by Nelson Goodman
  46. Preacher by Garth Ennis
  47. Powers of Horror: An Essay on Abjection by Julia Kristeva
  48. Scott Pilgrim by Bryan Lee O’Malley
  49. From Old Notebooks by Evan Lavender-Smith
  50. I Know I Am, But What Are You? by Samantha Bee
  51. The Sandman by Neil Gaiman
  52. Museum of the Weird by Amelia Gray
  53. Pacazo by Roy Kesey
  54. The Orange Suitcase by Joseph Riippi
  55. End of the Fire Cult by Angela Woodward
  56. Batman: The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller
  57. The Consequence of Skating by Steven Gillis
  58. Calendar of Regrets by Lance Olsen
  59. Knuckleheads by Jeff Kass
  60. The Losers by Andy Diggle
  61. Cut Through The Bone by Ethel Rohan
  62. The Greatest Show on Earth by Richard Dawkins
  63. On Eloquence by Professor Denis Donoghue
  64. Daddy’s by Lindsay Hunter
  65. The Art of Syntax: Rhythm of Thought, Rhythm of Song by Ellen Bryant Voigt
  66. Dangerous Emotions by Alphonso Lingis
  67. Blood Meridian: Or the Evening Redness in the West by Cormac McCarthy
  68. Refusing Heaven by Jack Gilbert
  69. Asunder by Robert Lopez
  70. Theology of the Body by Donora Hillard

2009

  1. Omega: The Unknown by Jonathan Lethem
  2. Less Shiny by Mary Miller
  3. The Lost Books of The Odyssey: A Novel by Zachary Mason
  4. Electric Flesh: A Novel by Claro
  5. How Much of Us There Was by Michael Kimball
  6. In the Blind by Eugene Marten
  7. Ever by Blake Butler
  8. A Better Angel: Stories by Chris Adrian
  9. The Ultimate Game Guide To Your Life: Or, The Video Game As Existential Metaphor by Christopher Monks
  10. The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell
  11. Tomorrowland by Howie Good
  12. Mad to Live by Randall Brown
  13. Tunneling to the Center of the Earth: Stories by Kevin Wilson
  14. Working Backwards from the Worst Moment of My Life by Rob Roberge
  15. Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
  16. Elephants in Our Bedroom by Michael Czyzniejewski
  17. The National Virginity Pledge by Barry Graham
  18. The Wordy Shipmates by Sarah Vowell
  19. Big World by Mary Miller
  20. Light Boxes by Shane Jones
  21. The Disappointment Artist: Essays by Jonathan Lethem
  22. AM/PM by Amelia Gray
  23. The Boy Who Killed Caterpillars by Joshua Kornreich
  24. Theres Something Wrong With Sven by Greg Gerke
  25. Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim by David Sedaris
  26. The Invention of Air by Steven Johnson
  27. Things That Pass for Love by Allison Amend
  28. Trio by Norman Lock
  29. Watchmen by Alan Moore
  30. Consider the Lobster: And Other Essays by David Foster Wallace
  31. The Exquisite by Laird Hunt
  32. The Bloody Chamber by Angela Carter
  33. Questionstruckn by William Walsh
  34. The White Road and Other Stories by Tania Hershman
  35. Drift and Swerve: Stories by Samuel Ligon
  36. Stories in the Worst Way by Gary Lutz
  37. Ray by Barry Hannah
  38. All the Day’s Sad Stories by Tina May Hall
  39. Human Smoke: The Beginnings of World War II, the End of Civilization by Nicholson Baker
  40. Motorman by David Ohle
  41. This Is Water by David Foster Wallace
  42. The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins
  43. In the Devil’s Territory by Kyle Minor
  44. In the Land of the Free by Geoffrey Forsythe
  45. Fox Force 5 by Elizabeth Ellen, Andrea Kneeland, Brandi Wells, Suzanne Burns, and Lydia Copeland
  46. Jello Horse by Matthew Simmons
  47. The Age of Sinatra (Soft Skull ShortLit) by David Ohle
  48. MLKNG SCKLS by Justin Sirois
  49. Balancing on the Edge of the World by Elizabeth Baines
  50. Neutral Milk Hotel’s In the Aeroplane Over the Sea  by Kim Cooper
  51. Pygmy by Chuck Palahniuk
  52. Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
  53. Forms at War: FC2 1999-2009 by R. M. Berry
  54. The Rose Metal Press Field Guide to Writing Flash Fiction by Tara L. Masih
  55. Typewriter by Jimmy Chen
  56. Phantasmagoria by Thomas Cooper
  57. Unlucky Lucky Days by Daniel Grandbois
  58. Nothing Like an Ocean: Stories by Jim Tomlinson
  59. Trouble with the Machine: Prose Poems by Christopher Kennedy
  60. The Writer’s Notebook: Craft Essays from Tin House
  61. Airships by Barry Hannah
  62. The Verdant Passage by Troy Denning
  63. Encouragement for a Man Falling to His Death by Christopher Kennedy
  64. One of These Things Is Not Like the Others by Stephanie Johnson
  65. Home Land: A Novel by Sam Lipsyte
  66. Fugue State by Brian Evenson
  67. The Crimson Legion by Troy Denning
  68. Amber Enchantress by Troy Denning
  69. Best of the Web 2009
  70. Dzanc Books
  71. Scorch Atlas by Blake Butler
  72. Now Playing by Shellie Zacharia
  73. The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip by George Saunders
  74. When You Are Engulfed in Flames by David Sedaris
  75. Kamby Bolongo Mean River by Robert Lopez
  76. Columbine by Dave Cullen
  77. The Country Where No One Ever Dies by Ornela Vorpsi
  78. Revising Fiction: A Handbook for Writers by David Madden
  79. On the Winding Stair by Joanna Howard
  80. Invisible Monsters: A Novel by Chuck Palahniuk
  81. Changing by Lily Hoang
  82. Europeana: A Brief History Of The Twentieth Century by Patrik Ourednik
  83. I Have to Go Back to 1994 and Kill a Girl: Poems by Karyna McGlynn
  84. How Some People Like Their Eggs by Sean Lovelace
  85. Prose. Poems. A Novel. by Jamie Iredell
  86. Survivor: A Novel by Chuck Palahniuk
  87. What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures by Malcolm Gladwell
  88. Three Novels: Molloy, Malone Dies, The Unnamable by Samuel Beckett
  89. Shadowplay by Norman Lock
  90. The Failure Six by Shane Jones
  91. The Letters of Samuel Beckett: Volume 1, 1929-1940 by Samuel Beckett
  92. Nightwork by Christine Schutt
  93. SuperFreakonomics by Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner
  94. Murphy by Samuel Beckett
  95. The Complete Butcher’s Tales by Rikki Ducornet
  96. Reality Hunger: A Manifesto by David Shields
  97. One Hour of Television by Kristina Born
  98. Baby Leg by Brian Evenson
  99. Babyfucker by Urs Allemann
  100. Testament of Daedalus by Michael Ayrton
  101. The Two Kinds of Decay: A Memoir by Sarah Manguso

2008

  1. Shortcomings by Adrian Tomine
  2. The Left Bank Gang by Jason
  3. U.S.!: Songs and Stories by Chris Bachelder
  4. Temporary People by Steven Gillis
  5. Maus I: A Survivor’s Tale: My Father Bleeds History by Art Spiegelman
  6. Maus II: A Survivor’s Tale: And Here My Troubles Began by Art Spiegelman
  7. Coming Through Slaughter by Michael Ondaatje
  8. Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi
  9. Ryan Seacrest is Famous by Dave Housley
  10. Log of the S.S. the Mrs Unguentine by Stanley Crawford
  11. November 22, 1963 by Adam Braver
  12. The Boat by Nam Le
  13. Pizzeria Kamikaze by Etgar Keret, Asaf Hanuka
  14. Our Aperture by Ander Monson 
  15. Neutral Milk Hotel’s In the Aeroplane Over the Sea by Kim Cooper
  16. One of Us: Conjoined Twins and the Future of Normal by Alice Domurat Dreger
  17. The Strange Case of Maribel Dixon by Charles Jensen
  18. Conjoined Twins by Christine Quigley
  19. In the Bedroom by Andre Dubus
  20. Hush by Jeph Loeb, Jim Lee
  21. In a Bear’s Eye by Yannick Murphy
  22. Neck Deep and Other Predicaments: Essays by Ander Monson
  23. Black Sabbath’s Master of Reality by John Darnielle
  24. The Gunslinger Born by Stephen King
  25. A Good War Is Hard to Find: The Art of Violence in America by David Griffith
  26. You Must Be This Happy to Enter  by Elizabeth Crane
  27. Without Wax: A Documentary Novel by William Walsh
  28. The Musical Illusionist by Alex Rose
  29. Oh Baby: Flash Fictions and Prose Poetry by Kim Chinquee
  30. Crowe’s Requiem by Mike McCormack
  31. Bear v. Shark by Chris Bachelder
  32. I Am Death by Gary Amdahl
  33. Arkansas by John Brandon
  34. I Was Told There’d Be Cake by Sloane Crosley
  35. Double Header by Suzanne Burns
  36. Maps and Legends by Michael Chabon
  37. The Farther Shore by Matthew Eck
  38. The Girl on the Fridge by Etgar Keret
  39. The Lone Surfer of Montana, Kansas by Davy Rothbart
  40. Incredible Change-Bots by Jeffrey Brown
  41. Miniature Sulk by Jeffrey Brown
  42. Every Girl Is The End Of The World For Me by Jeffrey Brown
  43. AEIOU: Any Easy Intimacy by Jeffrey Brown
  44. Breaking it Down by Rusty Barnes
  45. A Peculiar Feeling of Restlessness by Amy L. Clark, Elizabeth Ellen, Kathy Fish, Claudia Smith
  46. Knockemstiff by Donald Ray Pollock
  47. Snuff by Chuck Palahniuk
  48. Little Brother by Cory Doctorow
  49. Creamy Bullets by Kevin Sampsell
  50. The Ghost Soldiers by James Tate
  51. Awesome by Jack Pendarvis
  52. Hunger by Elise Blackwell
  53. Bob, or Man on Boat by Peter Markus
  54. Dear Everybody by Michael Kimball
  55. Apologies Forthcoming by Xujun Eberlein
  56. Of Whiskey and Winter by Peter Conners
  57. I Carry A Hammer In My Pocket For Occasions Such As These by Anthony Tognazzini
  58. The Withdrawal Method by Pasha Malla
  59. How Fiction Works by James Wood
  60. Vacation by Deb Olin Unferth
  61. Who Can Save Us Now? by John McNally
  62. Rock Springs by Richard Ford
  63. Kissed by by Alexandra Chasin
  64. Waste by Eugene Marten
  65. The Elfish Gene by Mark Barrowcliffe
  66. Last Days by Brian Evenson
  67. Father of Lies by Brian Evenson
  68. Dark Property by Brian Evenson
  69. Jesus’ Son by Denis Johnson
  70. The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip by George Saunders
  71. A Map of Home by Randa Jarrar
  72. The Way the Family Got Away by Michael Kimball
  73. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz
  74. Birds of America: Stories by Lorrie Moore
  75. Guide by Dennis Cooper
  76. The Magician’s Book by Laura Miller
  77. The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman
  78. The Subtle Knife by Philip Pullman
  79. The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman
  80. I Will Unfold You With My Hairy Hands by Shane Jones
  81. The Dart League King by Keith Lee Morris
  82. The Pitchfork 500
  83. The Long Road Home by Stephen King

2007

  1. Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic by Alison Bechdel
  2. Before You She Was a Pit Bull by Elizabeth Ellen
  3. The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen by Alan Moore
  4. Batman: Year One by Frank Miller
  5. The Flatness and Other Landscapes by Michael Martone
  6. Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut
  7. The Keep by Jennifer Egan
  8. Memories of My Melancholy Whores by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  9. Rules of Thumb: 73 Authors Reveal Their Fiction Writing Fixations
  10. Magic for Beginners by Kelly Link
  11. Can’t Buy My Love by Jean Kilbourne
  12. Rant: An Oral Biography of Buster Casey by Chuck Palahniuk
  13. Batman: The Killing Joke by Alan Moore, Brian Bolland
  14. M Is for Magic by Neil Gaiman
  15. Emerald City by Jennifer Egan
  16. Clown Girl by Monica Drake
  17. How to Breathe Underwater by Julie Orringer
  18. What Is the What by Dave Eggers
  19. Home Land by Sam Lipsyte
  20. Bluebeard  by Kurt Vonnegut
  21. Third Class Superhero by Charles Yu
  22. You Don’t Love Me Yet by Jonathan Lethem
  23. Giraffes by Steven Gillis
  24. Refresh, Refresh by Benjamin Percy
  25. Jesus’ Son by by Denis Johnson
  26. House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski
  27. Winter of Different Directions by Steven J. McDermott
  28. A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
  29. Lunar Park by Bret Easton Ellis
  30. Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
  31. Voices of the Lost and Found by Dorene O’Brien
  32. The Women Were Leaving the Men by Andy Mozina
  33. No One Belongs Here More Than You by Miranda July
  34. A People’s History of the United States by Howard Zinn
  35. All Over by Roy Kesey
  36. I Killed Adolf Hitler by Jason
  37. The Braindead Megaphone by George Saunders
  38. One of Us: Conjoined Twins and the Future of Normal by Alice Domurat Dreger

2006

  1. Blink by Malcolm Gladwell
  2. Tooth and Claw by T.C. Boyle
  3. Willful Creatures by Aimee Bender
  4. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
  5. The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole
  6. Men and Cartoons by Jonathan Lethem
  7. The Best American Short Stories 2005
  8. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  9. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
  10. The Pleasure of My Company by Steve Martin
  11. The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2005 by Dave Eggers
  12. The Anchor Book of New American Short Stories
  13. Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott
  14. The Disappointment Artist by Jonathan Lethem
  15. I Love You More Than You Know by Jonathan Ames
  16. The Brief History of the Dead by Kevin Brockmeier
  17. Black Hole by Charles Burns
  18. Other Electricities by Ander Monson
  19. How We Are Hungry by Dave Eggers
  20. Tess of the D’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
  21. Only What Is by Richard Lawrence Cohen
  22. The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2004
  23. The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
  24. The Heart Is Also a Furnace by Magdalen Powers
  25. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick
  26. The Philip K. Dick Reader by Philip K. Dick
  27. Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
  28. Fondling Your Muse by John Warner
  29. The 3 A.M. Epiphany by Brian Kiteley
  30. The Creative Writing MFA Handbook by Tom Kealey
  31. Best New American Voices 2006
  32. In Persuasion Nation by George Saunders
  33. The Nimrod Flipout by Etgar Keret
  34. An Invisible Sign of My Own by Aimee Bender
  35. Everyman by Philip Roth
  36. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
  37. Safety of Objects by A. M. Homes
  38. No Country for Old Men by Cormac Mccarthy
  39. The Bus Driver Who Wanted To Be God & Other Stories by Etgar Keret
  40. Jetlag by Etgar Keret
  41. The Age of Wire and String by Ben Marcus
  42. 1984 by George Orwell
  43. The Box Man by Kobo Abe
  44. The Elementary Particles by Michel Houellebecq
  45. The Effect of Living Backwards by Heidi Julavits
  46. Twilight of the Superheroes by Deborah Eisenberg
  47. Visigoth by Gary Amdahl
  48. The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip by George Saunders
  49. Girl With Curious Hair by David Foster Wallace
  50. Into the Desperate Country by Jeff Vande Zande
  51. Lockpick Pornography by Joey Comeau
  52. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  53. The Long Emergency by James Howard Kunstler
  54. Nothing in the World by Roy Kesey
  55. McSweeney’s Mammoth Treasury of Thrilling Tales
  56. Apex Hides the Hurt by Colson Whitehead
  57. This Shape We’re In by Jonathan Lethem
  58. The Pharmacist’s Mate by Amy Fusselman
  59. The Middle Stories by Sheila Heti
  60. McSweeney’s Enchanted Chamber of Astonishing Stories
  61. Terrorist by John Updike
  62. Fat Pig: A Play by Neil LaBute
  63. Talk Talk by T.C. Boyle
  64. Killing Yourself to Live by Chuck Klosterman
  65. Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
  66. Circling the Drain: Stories by Amanda Davis
  67. The Dead Fish Museum by Charles D’Ambrosio
  68. Wonder When You’ll Miss Me by Amanda Davis
  69. Feeling Very Strange: The Slipstream Anthology
  70. Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris
  71. The Tortilla Curtain by T.C. Boyle
  72. Doubt by John Patrick Shanley
  73. Shoppers by Denis Johnson
  74. Tell It Slant by Brenda Miller, Suzanne Paola
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