10 best books of January: the Monitor's picks

Here are the 10 books that the Monitor's book critics liked best among the January 2014 releases.

2. "Little Failure," by Gary Shteyngart

of

Little Failure is Soviet-born novelist Gary Shteyngart's alternately hilarious and surprisingly sincere memoir, in which he chronicles his journey from his childhood as a sickly “Marcel Proust-looking boy obsessed with cosmonauts and Lenin" to his present status as a successful US author. You can read the Monitor's full review of "Little Failure" here.

2 of 10
 
 
 

Loading...

Loading...