RUSA’s 2013 Reading List Announced: This librarian association’s top picks in the following genres, including: adrenaline, mystery, romance, sci-fi, women’s fiction. RUSA is the Reference and User Services Association, a division of the American Library Association.
- ADRENALINE: Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
- FANTASY: The Rook by Daniel O’Malley
- HISTORICAL FICTION: Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel
- HORROR: The Ritual by Adam Nevill
- MYSTERY: The Gods of Gotham by Lyndsay Faye
- ROMANCE: Firelight by Kristen Callihan
- SCIENCE FICTION: Caliban’s War by James S. A. Corey
- WOMEN’S FICTION: The Care and Handling of Roses with Thorns by Margaret Dilloway
I love these lists and who better to make this one than librarians? I’ve read the first book and the others sound very interesting. Descriptions with runners-up in each category are on the RUSA blog link.