Fiction to read in 2017

Here are some novels and other works of fiction to read in 2017.

What Is to Be Done? by Nikolai Chernyshevsky

Cornell University Press (1989) (orig. 1863)

Notes from Underground by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Vintage (1994) (orig. 1864)

Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky

W.W. Norton & Company (1989) (orig. 1866)

The Brother Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Farrar, Straus, and Giroux (2002) (orig. 1880)

Atonement by Ian McEwan

Anchor Books (2003)

Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell

Signet Classics (1961) (orig. 1949)

Outline by Rachel Cusk

Picador (2016)

Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff

Riverhead Books (2016)

Tenth of December by George Saunders

Random House Trade Paperbacks (2014)

The Last Mimzy by Henry Kuttner

Del Rey (2007) (orig. 1943.)

Dangerous Visions by Harlan Ellison (Editor)

Doubleday (1967)

The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester

Signet (1952)

Lilith’s Brood by Octavia E. Butler

Grand Central Publishing (2000)

Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

Anchor (1994) (orig. 1958)

The Dreaming Jewels by Theodore Sturgeon

Vintage (1999) (orig. 1950)

The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie

Random House Trade Paperbacks (2008) (orig. 1988)

The Trial by Franz Kafka

Schocken (1999) (orig. 1925)

Spectacle by Susan Steinberg

Graywolf Press (2013)

Beloved by Toni Morrison

Vintage (2004) (orig. 1987)

Ragged Dick by Horatio Alger Jr.

W.W. Norton & Company (2007) (orig. 1868)

We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson

Penguin Classics (2006) (orig. 1962)

Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Scribner (1995) (orig. 1934)

The Awakening by Kate Chopin

W.W. Norton & Company (1993) (orig. 1899)

Battleborn by Claire Vaye Watkins

Riverhead Books (2013)

White Teeth by Zadie Smith

Random House (2000)

The Lazarus Project by Aleksandar Hemon

Riverhead Books (2009)

A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby

Riverhead Books (2005)

Open City by Teju Cole

Random House Trade Paperback (2011)

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel

Picador (2009)

Case Histories by Kate Atkinson

Black Bay Books (2004)

The Martian by Andy Weir

Broadway Books (2011)

Brick Lane by Monica Ali

Scribner (2003)

Gentleman Junkie and Other Stories of the Hung-Up Generation by Harlan Ellison

Pyramid (1961)

Darkness at Noon by Arthur Koestler

Scribner (1940)

The Lives of Girls and Women by Alice Munro

Vintage (1971)

Gilead by Marilynne Robinson

Picador (2004)

Birds of America by Lorrie Moore

Vintage (1998)

Coming Up For Air by George Orwell

Mariner Books (1969) (orig. 1939)

Ficciones by Jorge Luis Borges

Grove Press (1969) (orig. 1944)

The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

DAW Books (2007)

Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury

Simon & Schuster (1962)
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