Interesting books of 2015 you might not have heard of:Wall Street Journal lists them

Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal has thoughtfully combined a selection of best books of 2015 lists, and presented the titles under Fiction, non-fiction, crime/mystery, and more.

The list is predominately American but has some interesting titles you might not have seen before. Like, A Manual for Cleaning Women, a collection of short stories by writer Lucia Berlin, rated 4.5 stars out of 5. (Does the Ottawa Public Library have it? YES.)

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In the Young Adult category are some interesting titles, including Dumplin’ the story of a young woman who is a “self-proclaimed fat girl” who, despite self-doubt, enters a beauty contest. “With starry Texas nights, red candy suckers, Dolly Parton songs, and a wildly unforgettable heroine—Dumplin’ is guaranteed to steal your heart.” 

(Does the Ottawa Public Library have this title? YES!)

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