Best books of 2010: fiction
In 2010 Monitor reviewers critiqued hundreds of books. Here's a list of the 11 fiction titles they considered the most outstanding. To assist you with your holiday shopping, each title here has a link that allows you to purchase the book – even as you help to support The Christian Science Monitor
1. "36 Arguments for the Existence of God," by Rebecca Newberger Goldstein
"36 Arguments for the Existence of God," by Rebecca Newberger Goldstein (Pantheon, 416 pp., $27.95). This clever story of an academic who becomes a celebrity for his humane embrace of atheism manages to blend existential ponderings with humor and sharp writing. (CSMonitor.com review, 1/22/10)
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