The Ten Best Books I Read in 2015

  1. Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis – Timothy Egan
  2. Lolito – Ben Brooks
  3. Dark Lies the Island – Kevin Barry
  4. The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole, Aged 13¾ – Sue Townsend
  5. Cannery Row – John Steinbeck
  6. Galápagos – Kurt Vonnegut
  7. The Story of a Shipwrecked Sailor – Gabriel García Márquez
  8. Redemption Falls – Joseph O'Connor
  9. In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette – Hampton Sides
  10. The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-Town America – Bill Bryson