Kirkus Reviews

Best Debut Fiction of 2016


BEHOLD THE DREAMERS by
Random House / Aug. 23rd, 2016 / 978-0-8129-9848-1
HOMEGOING by Yaa Gyasi
Knopf / June 7th, 2016 / 978-1-101-94713-5
TUESDAY NIGHTS IN 1980 by Molly Prentiss
Scout Press/Simon & Schuster / April 5th, 2016 / 978-1-5011-2104-3
HERE COMES THE SUN by Nicole Dennis-Benn
Liveright/Norton / July 19th, 2016 / 978-1-63149-176-4
THE BEST PLACE ON EARTH by Ayelet Tsabari
Random House / March 1st, 2016 / 978-0-8129-8893-2
THE NIX by Nathan Hill
Knopf / Aug. 31st, 2016 / 978-1-101-94661-9
THE BED MOVED by Rebecca Schiff
Knopf / April 12th, 2016 / 978-1-101-87541-4
PRIVATE CITIZENS by Tony Tulathimutte
Morrow/HarperCollins / Feb. 9th, 2016 / 978-0-06-239910-6
SCARY OLD SEX by Arlene Heyman
Bloomsbury / March 8th, 2016 / 978-1-63286-233-4
WE SHOW WHAT WE HAVE LEARNED by
Lookout Books / Oct. 25th, 2016 / 978-1-940596-14-3
THE ADVENTURIST by J. Bradford Hipps
St. Martin's / April 5th, 2016 / 978-1-250-06223-9
THE MOTHERS by Brit Bennett
Riverhead / Oct. 11th, 2016
GRACE by
Counterpoint / June 14th, 2016 / 978-1-61902-720-6