Favorite Books of 2016 and 2017

I didn’t think to post this list here last year, but now I have, so here are my absolute favorite books that I read from 2016 and 2017.

-Catherynne Valente’s Under in the Mere
-Jim Butcher’s The Aeronaut’s Windlass
-Richard Nisbett’s The Geography of Thought
-Abraham Eraly’s The Mughal World
-Indra Das’s The Devourers
-Margo Lanagan’s The Brides of Rollrock Island
-Alex Mar’s Witches of America
-Catherynne Valente’s The Girl who Raced Fairyland All the Way Home

-When the Moon Was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore
-Who Fears Death by Nnedi Okorafor
-The Refridgerator Monologues by Catherynne Valente
-A Stranger in Oolondria by Sofia Samatar
-The Crusades Through Arab Eyes by Amin Maalouf
-The Museum at Purgatory by Nick Bantock
-The City of Saints and Madmen by Jeff VanderMeer
-Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness by Peter Godfrey-Smith