January 2002

Librarians’ Choice 2001 Fiction

Selected by the staff of the Fiction Department from fiction added to the collection in 2001.

  • Askew, Rilla · Fire in Beulah
  • Azzopardi, Trezza · The Hiding Place *
  • Banks, Iain M. · Look to Windward (SF)
  • Boehm, Deborah Boliver · Ghost of a Smile (SS)
  • Borg, Todd · Tahoe Deathfall (M)
  • Box, C. J. · Open Season (M)
  • Brink, H. M. van den · On the Water
  • Brooks, Geraldine · Year of Wonders: a Novel of the Plague (H)
  • Brown, Sandra · Envy * + CD
  • Buckley, William F. Jr. · Elvis in the Morning
  • Cambor, Kathleen · In Sunlight, in a Beautiful Garden +
  • Carey, Peter · True History of the Kelly Gang (H)
  • Carroll, Jonathan · The Wooden Sea
  • Chevalier, Tracy · Falling Angels (H)
  • Coyle, Harold · Dead Hand
  • Dai, Sijie · Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
  • David, Peter · Sir Apropos of Nothing (SF)
  • Dawson, Jill · Fred and Edie
  • Delillo, Don · The Body Artist * + CD
  • Deuterman, P. J. · Hunting Season +
  • Dietrich, William · Dark Winter
  • Dongala, Emmanuel · Little Boys Come from the Stars
  • Duncan, Pamela · Moon Women
  • Dunning, John · Two O’clock, Eastern Wartime +
  • Enger, Leif · Peace Like a River
  • Feather, Jane · The Widow’s Kiss (H)
  • Flanagan, Richard · Death of a River Guide
  • Francis, Clare · Deceit *
  • Gaston, Bill · The Good Body
  • Gayle, Mike · Mr. Commitment
  • Gold, Glen David · Carter Beats the Devil
  • Gran, Sara · Saturn’s Return to New York
  • Hamilton, Denise · The Jasmine Trade
  • Harris, Joanne · Five Quarters of the Orange
  • Hartwick, Cynthia · Ladies with Options
  • Hayes, John · Catskill (M)
  • Haynes, Melinda · Chalktown * + CD
  • Hegi, Ursula · Hotel of the Saints (SS)
  • Holden, Wendy · Bad Heir Day
  • Hunter, Stephen · Pale Horse Coming
  • Irving, John · The Fourth Hand * + CD
  • Jacobson, Alan · The Hunted
  • Kaplan, Hester · Kinship Theory
  • Lehane, Dennis · Mystic River * + CD
  • Lippman, Laura · In a Strange City (M)
  • Lodge, David · Thinks...
  • McCracken, Elizabeth · Niagara Falls All over Again
  • McGregor, Elizabeth · The Ice Child
  • McPhee, Jenny · The Center of Things (M)
  • Medlicott, Joan A. · The Gardens of Covington *
  • Miller, Sue · The World Below *
  • Powers, Tim · Declare
  • Randall, Stephen · The Other Side of Mulholland
  • Roughan, Howard · The Up and Comer +
  • Runcie, James · The Discovery of Chocolate
  • Russo, Richard · Empire Falls +
  • Siler, Jenny · Iced (M)
  • Spark, Muriel · Aiding and Abetting *
  • Tademy, Lalita · Cane River (H) * +
  • Tan, Amy · The Bonesetter’s Daughter * + CD
  • Tyler, Anne · Back When We Were Grownups * + CD
  • Vickers, Salley · Miss Garnet’s Angel
  • Wang, Annie · Lili: A Novel of Tiananmen
  • Webb, James · Lost Soldiers
  • Westlake, Donald · Bad News
  • Wheeler, Richard S. · The Fields of Eden (H)
  • Williams, Gerald · Dr. Mortimer and the Aldgate Mystery (M)
  • Willis, Connie · Passage (SF)
  • Winter, Ellen · The Price You Pay (SS)
  • Youmans, Marly · The Wolf Pit (H)

Key to Symbols

HHistorical
MMystery
SFScience Fiction
SSShort Stories
*also available in Large Print
+also available on Audio Cassette