A novel you can’t put down may be the best possible goad to achieving your resolutions (unless reading less is one of your resolutions and we really hope it’s not). Who needs to remember to stop eating so much, for example, when you’re more concerned about what’s going to happen to a character you care about? Dip into these novels and you’ll be hooked.
"Ambitious and involving, capturing the zeitgeist of the liberal intelligentsia of the era."
Wolitzer (The Uncoupling, 2011) follows a group of friends from adolescence at an artsy summer camp in 1974 through adulthood and into late-middle age as their lives alternately intersect, diverge and reconnect.
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