15 best fiction titles of 2016

The 15 fiction titles listed here are the ones the Monitor’s book critics most hope you will not miss. So for the holidays and beyond: Happy reading!

15. 'The Kindness of Enemies,' by Leila Aboulela

(Grove Press, 320 pp.)
In Caine Prize winner Leila Aboulela’s most ambitious novel to date, a professor, her student, and his mother are forced to learn to see beyond stereotypes. You can read the Monitor's full review of "The Kindness of Enemies" here.

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