The Best Books: Book Recommendations from the Multnomah County LibraryAdults

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Best Books is the library’s list of our favorite titles of the year — the books our staff and volunteers have loved. Whether you’re a fan of beautifully illustrated picture books, suspense näytä lisää stories that will keep you guessing, or the latest graphic novels, we have you covered.

Use the tags on the left to narrow the choices to find exactly the kinds of books that you enjoy. And if you want more suggestions, or a list of titles based on your reading tastes, feel free to reach out to us through our My Librarian service. Happy reading!
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Luokat:
Kaikki, Adults (157), Kids (74), Teens (67)
Vuodet:
Kaikki, 2023 (137), 2022 (20)
Announced:
joulukuu 2023: 2023 Viimeksi
TeosVuosi
Fermenter: DIY Fermentation for Vegan Fare, Including Recipes for Krauts, Pickles, Koji, Tempeh, Nut- & Seed-Based Cheeses, Fermented Beverages & What to Do with Them (tekijä: Aaron Adams)
2023
Chain Gang All-Stars (tekijä: Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah)
2023
A Country You Can Leave (tekijä: Asale Angel-Ajani)
2023
The Splinter in the Sky (tekijä: Kemi Ashing-Giwa)
2023
Hoop Muses: An Insider’s Guide to Pop Culture and the (Women’s) Game (tekijä: Seimone Augustus)
2023
Bookshops & Bonedust (tekijä: Travis Baldree)
2023
Sure, I'll Join Your Cult: A Memoir of Mental Illness and the Quest to Belong Anywhere (tekijä: Maria Bamford)
2023
The Hexologists (tekijä: Josiah Bancroft)
2023
Hi Honey, I'm Homo! Sitcoms, Specials, and the Queering of American Culture (tekijä: Matt Baume)
2023
Viileä vaalea (tekijä: Jen Beagin)
2023
Wolfish: Wolf, Self, and the Stories We Tell About Fear (tekijä: Erica Berry)
2023
To Shape a Dragon's Breath (tekijä: Moniquill Blackgoose)
2023
Mimosa (tekijä: Archie Bongiovanni)
2023
Warrior Girl Unearthed (tekijä: Angeline Boulley)
2023
Strong Female Character (tekijä: Fern Brady)
2023
All the Beauty in the World: The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Me (tekijä: Patrick Bringley)
2023
Fatty Fatty Boom Boom: A Memoir of Food, Fat, and Family (tekijä: Rabia Chaudry)
2023
Catwoman: Lonely City (tekijä: Cliff Chiang)
2023
Carmilla: The First Vampire (tekijä: Amy Chu)
2023
Cursed Bunny: Stories (tekijä: Bora Chung)
2023
Monica (tekijä: Daniel Clowes)
2023
I Felt the End Before It Came: Memoirs of a Queer Ex-Jehovah's Witness (tekijä: Daniel Allen Cox)
2023
A Wild Promise: An Illustrated Celebration of The Endangered Species Act (tekijä: Allen Crawford)
2023
The Ferryman (tekijä: Justin Cronin)
2023
Running up that Hill: 50 Visions of Kate Bush (tekijä: Tom Doyle)
2023
Soil: The Story of a Black Mother's Garden (tekijä: Camille T. Dungy)
2023
Start Here: Instructions for Becoming a Better Cook: A Cookbook (tekijä: Sohla El-Waylly)
2023
Saving Emma (tekijä: Allen Eskens)
2023
The Witch and the Vampire (tekijä: Francesca Flores)
2023
What My Bones Know: A Memoir of Healing from Complex Trauma (tekijä: Stephanie Foo)
2023
The Bathysphere Book: Effects of the Luminous Ocean Depths (tekijä: Brad Fox)
2023
Cascadia Field Guide: Art, Ecology, Poetry (tekijä: CMarie Fuhrman)
2023
Ten Steps to Nanette: A Memoir Situation (tekijä: Hannah Gadsby)
2023
Revenge of the Librarians (tekijä: Tom Gauld)
2023
Maame (tekijä: Jessica George)
2023
The Girl I Am, Was, and Never Will Be: A Speculative Memoir of Transracial Adoption (tekijä: Shannon Gibney)
2023
The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny, and Murder (tekijä: David Grann)
2023
Not Dead Yet!! (tekijä: Ramon/a Gravez)
2023
Red Rabbit (tekijä: Alex Grecian)
2023
Menewood (tekijä: Nicola Griffith)
2023
The Vaster Wilds (tekijä: Lauren Groff)
2023
Still Life with Bones: Genocide, Forensics, and What Remains (tekijä: Alexa Hagerty)
2023
10 Things That Never Happened (tekijä: Alexis Hall)
2023
Never Whistle at Night: An Indigenous Dark Fiction Anthology (tekijä: Shane Hawk)
2023
Games and Rituals: Stories (tekijä: Katherine Heiny)
2023
How to Sell a Haunted House (tekijä: Grady Hendrix)
2023
Happy Place (tekijä: Emily Henry)
2023
Lou Reed: The King of New York (tekijä: Will Hermes)
2023
Grand Slam Romance (tekijä: Ollie Hicks)
2023
Okinawa (沖縄) (tekijä: Shunchó HIGA)
2023
American Midnight: The Great War, a Violent Peace, and Democracy's Forgotten Crisis (tekijä: Adam Hochschild)
2023
Forest Park: Exploring Portland's Natural Sanctuary (tekijä: Marcy Cottrell Houle)
2023
Stay True (tekijä: Hua Hsu)
2023
Flawless: Lessons in Looks and Culture from the K-Beauty Capital (tekijä: Elise Hu)
2023
How Far the Light Reaches: A Life in Ten Sea Creatures (tekijä: Sabrina Imbler)
2023
Quietly Hostile: Essays (tekijä: Samantha Irby)
2023
Pineapple Street (tekijä: Jenny Jackson)
2023
I'm So (Not) Over You (tekijä: Kosoko Jackson)
2023
Leon Russell: The Master of Space and Time's Journey Through Rock & Roll History (tekijä: Bill Janovitz)
2023
Don't Fear the Reaper (tekijä: Stephen Graham Jones)
2023
Best Men (tekijä: Sidney Karger)
2023
Foster (tekijä: Claire Keegan)
2023
Night's Edge (tekijä: Liz Kerin)
2023
Art of Custom Sneakers: How to Create One-of-a-Kind Kicks; Paint, Splatter, Dip, Drip, and Color (tekijä: Xavier Kickz)
2023
In the Lives of Puppets (tekijä: TJ Klune)
2023
Yellowface (tekijä: R. F. Kuang)
2023
Book Bonding: Building Connections Through Family Reading (tekijä: Megan Dowd Lambert)
2023
Red Paint: The Ancestral Autobiography of a Coast Salish Punk (tekijä: Sasha Lapointe)
2023
Untethered Sky (tekijä: Fonda Lee)
2023
Small Mercies (tekijä: Dennis Lehane)
2023
Tribal Histories of the Willamette Valley (tekijä: David G. Lewis)
2023
LL COOL J Presents The Streets Win: 50 Years of Hip-Hop Greatness (tekijä: L. L. Cool J,)
2023
Raw Dog: The Naked Truth About Hot Dogs (tekijä: Jamie Loftus)
2023
Boys Weekend (tekijä: Mattie Lubchansky)
2023
Thirst for Salt (tekijä: Madelaine Lucas)
2023
The Chinese Groove (tekijä: Kathryn Ma)
2023
I Have Some Questions For You (tekijä: Rebecca Makkai)
2023
Blackmail and Bibingka (tekijä: Mia P. Manansala)
2023
The art and life of Fukuda Kodojin : Japan's great poet and landscape artist (tekijä: Andreas Marks)
2023
The Lost Year: A Survival Story of the Ukrainian Famine (tekijä: Katherine Marsh)
2023
North Woods (tekijä: Daniel Mason)
2023
A Long Stretch of Bad Days (tekijä: Mindy McGinnis)
2023
A Strange and Stubborn Endurance (The Tithenai Chronicles, 1) (tekijä: Foz Meadows)
2023
Sisters of the Lost Nation (tekijä: Nick Medina)
2023
Sammy Espinoza's Last Review: A Novel (tekijä: Tehlor Kay Mejia)
2023
A donde voy, el hogar viene conmigo: Wherever I go, home comes with me (Spanish Edition) (tekijä: migranteelconocimien)
2023
Mapping the Darkness: The Visionary Scientists Who Unlocked the Mysteries of Sleep (tekijä: Kenneth Miller)
2023
The Gay Who Turned Kaiju (tekijä: Kazuki Minamoto)
2023
The Tigers, They Let Me (tekijä: Anis Mojgani)
2023
Mending Life: a Handbook for Repairing Clothes and Hearts (tekijä: Nina Montenegro)
2023
Linocut: Learn in a Weekend (tekijä: Nick Morley)
2023
Welcome me to the kingdom : stories (tekijä: Mai Nardone)
2023
Girl Juice (tekijä: Benji Nate)
2023
Dust Child (tekijä: Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai)
2023
The Mimicking of Known Successes (tekijä: Malka Older)
2023
The September House (tekijä: Carissa Orlando)
2023
Dungeon Club: Roll Call (tekijä: Molly Knox Ostertag)
2023
Chili Crisp: 50+ Recipes to Satisfy Your Spicy, Crunchy, Garlicky Cravings (tekijä: James Park)
2023
Tom Lake (tekijä: Ann Patchett)
2023
The Future Is Disabled: Prophecies, Love Notes and Mourning Songs (tekijä: Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha)
2023
No Gods For Drowning (tekijä: Hailey Piper)
2023
On the Line: A Story of Class, Solidarity, and Two Women's Epic Fight to Build a Union (tekijä: Daisy Pitkin)
2023
Paint to Prosper: Transform Your Art Practice and Build a Modern Art Business (tekijä: Amira Rahim)
2023
Ma and Me (tekijä: Putsata Reang)
2023
The Bell in the Fog (tekijä: Lev AC Rosen)
2023
Fever House: A Novel (tekijä: Keith Rosson)
2023
The Creative Act: A Way of Being (tekijä: Rick Rubin)
2023
Farrell Covington and the Limits of Style (tekijä: Paul Rudnick)
2023
Tell Me I'm Worthless (tekijä: Alison Rumfitt)
2023
The Yards Between Us: A Memoir of Life, Love, and Football (tekijä: R.K. Russell)
2023
Starter Villain (tekijä: John Scalzi)
2023
A Most Agreeable Murder (tekijä: Julia Seales)
2023
We Could Be So Good (tekijä: Cat Sebastian)
2023
Who Does That Bitch Think She Is?: Doris Fish and the Rise of Drag (tekijä: Craig Seligman)
2023
Brave the Wild River: The Untold Story of Two Women Who Mapped the Botany of the Grand Canyon (tekijä: Melissa L. Sevigny)
2023
A Day of Fallen Night (tekijä: Samantha Shannon)
2023
Romantic Comedy (tekijä: Curtis Sittenfeld)
2023
Cold People (tekijä: Tom Rob Smith)
2023
The Fraud (tekijä: Zadie Smith)
2023
Fat Talk: Parenting in the Age of Diet Culture (tekijä: Virginia Sole-Smith)
2023
Vera Wong's Unsolicited Advice for Murderers (tekijä: Jesse Q. Sutanto)
2023
The Kind Worth Saving (tekijä: Peter Swanson)
2023
Daughter of the Moon Goddess (tekijä: Sue Lynn Tan)
2023
A Pirate's Life for Tea (tekijä: Rebecca Thorne)
2023
Camp Damascus (tekijä: Chuck Tingle)
2023
Poetry Unbound: 50 Poems to Open Your World (tekijä: Padraig O Tuama)
2023
Papyrus : kirjan katkeamaton tarina (tekijä: Irene Vallejo)
2023
Hamlet, Prince of Robots (tekijä: M. Darusha Wehm)
2023
Sins of the Black Flamingo (tekijä: Andrew Wheeler)
2023
Kieron miehen manifesti (tekijä: Colson Whitehead)
2023
Project 562: Changing the Way We See Native America (tekijä: Matika Wilbur)
2023
Now Let Me Fly: A Portrait of Eugene Bullard (tekijä: Ronald Wimberly)
2023
City Under One Roof (tekijä: Iris Yamashita)
2023
Please Wait by the Coatroom: Reconsidering Race and Identity in American Art (tekijä: John Yau)
2023
Who Cares Anyway: Post-Punk San Francisco and the End of the Analog Age (tekijä: Will York)
2023
The Me You Love In The Dark, Volume 1 (Me You Love in the Dark, 1) (tekijä: Skottie Young)
2023
Boyslut: A Memoir and Manifesto (tekijä: Zachary Zane)
2023
Cinderella is Dead (tekijä: Kalynn Bayron)
2022
Bittersweet: How Sorrow and Longing Make Us Whole (tekijä: Susan Cain)
2022
A Prayer for the Crown-Shy (tekijä: Becky Chambers)
2022
Booth (tekijä: Karen Joy Fowler)
2022
The Bright Ages: A New History of Medieval Europe (tekijä: Matthew Gabriele)
2022
Colombian Psycho (Spanish Edition) (tekijä: Santiago Gamboa)
2022
After Tonight, Everything Will Be Different (tekijä: Adam Gnade)
2022
Book Lovers (tekijä: Emily Henry)
2022
The 500 Years of Resistance Comic Book (tekijä: Gord Hill)
2022
A Hundred Lovers: Poems (tekijä: Richie Hofmann)
2022
The Ballad of Perilous Graves (tekijä: Alex Jennings)
2022
Baobab (tekijä: Beth Moon)
2022
antes que isla es volcán / before island is volcano (Raised Voices) (tekijä: Raquel Salas Rivera)
2022
Blood Like Magic (tekijä: Liselle Sambury)
2022
All Day Is a Long Time (tekijä: David Sanchez)
2022
The Cartographers (tekijä: Peng Shepherd)
2022
Bless the Daughter Raised by a Voice in Her Head: Poems (tekijä: Warsan Shire)
2022
Briefly, A Delicious Life (tekijä: Nell Stevens)
2022
All the flowers kneeling (tekijä: Paul Tran)
2022
An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us (tekijä: Ed Yong)
2022

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