Celebrity Picks: Colson Whitehead's Favorite Reads of 2016

ColsonWhitehead_authorphotoWe like this author. We like his books, too. And we especially like his new novel The Underground Railroad.

But what does Colson Whitehead like?

See his picks below, and look here for more celebrity favorites. Or you can learn more about the Amazon Books Editors' picks for the Best Books of the Year.

Colson Whitehead's Favorite Reads of 2016

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H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald

A.K.A. "The Goshawk Redemption." An uncanny blend of memoir, literary criticism, and falconry how-to. Really!
 

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Blue Laws: Selected and Collected Poems 1995-2015 by Kevin Young

A mesmerizing career survey by one of our finest and fiercest poets.
 

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The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt

Catch these two notorious killers as they head out to Cali for one last job...yipes!
 
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This book was a great read. The writing is original, smooth and creative. A very well told story. Put it at the top of your must read list.

Posted by: Sharon Haller | Tuesday January 3, 2017 at 4:50 PM

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