2014's Most Overlooked Books (So Far) [SHOWING SLIDE 3 OF 10]

Many books don’t receive the media attention or readership they deserve; we could’ve made this list of the year’s most unfairly neglected books at least twice as long. When a book becomes a hit, everyone wants to read it. That’s great news if you’re one of those lucky writers. But if you’d like to discover an excellent writer you may not have heard much about, check out this week’s list.

THE TRUE TALE OF THE MONSTER BILLY DEAN by David Almond
Kirkus Star
by David Almond

"Dark, unsettling and fluid as water, Almond's suspenseful tour de force considers the cycle of life, themes of war, God and godlessness, and, as ever, "How all things flow into each other." (Fiction. 14 & up)"
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