1. all the light we cannot see
    well deserving of the Pulitzer
  2. the great bridge
    the Brooklyn bridge, that is
  3. the yellow-lighted bookshop
    I LOVE books about books
  4. go set a watchman
    a wonderful follow-up to "to kill a mockingbird"
  5. destiny of the republic
    the assassination of president Garfield, the invention of the X-ray and a look into the mentally ill killer
  6. the prince of tides
    pat conroy, that is all