PW Top 10 Best Books of 2012

Detroit City Is the Place to Be
Detroit City Is the Place to Be The Afterlife of An American Metropolis By Binelli, Mark Book - 2012 307.1216 BINELLI 2012 Available in some locations
Iron Curtain
Iron Curtain The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956 By Applebaum, Anne Book - 2012 947 APPLEBAU 2012 Available in some locations
The Barbarous Years
The Barbarous Years The Peopling of British North America : the Conflict of Civilizations, 1600-1675 By Bailyn, Bernard Book - 2012 973.2 BAILYN 2012 All copies in use Availability details
People Who Eat Darkness
People Who Eat Darkness The True Story of A Young Woman Who Vanished From the Streets of Tokyo and the Evil That Swallowed Her up By Parry, Richard Lloyd Book - 2012 364.1523 PARRY 2012 Available in some locations
Bring up the Bodies
Bring up the Bodies A Novel By Mantel, Hilary Book - 2012 Mantel, Hilary Available in some locations Holds: 2 on 15 copies
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Each year, Publishers Weekly identifies the top ten books published during the year. (The library does not own one of the ten due to its format - "Building Stories" by Chris Ware is a box containing 14 “easily misplaced elements” like pamphlets, books, foldout pages - sounds interesting, though!)

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