OKAY, so I'm sure everyone is starting to overload on the myriad "Best Of..." reading lists that are coming out just in time for the holiday shopping season. I know,...
The 2014 MRCA Committee is thrilled to announce the finalists for the 2014 award: Benediction by Kent Haruf, The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt, The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker, and TransAtlantic by Colum McCann.
This year the committee read a huge quantity of really incredible books, and we are grateful for the generosity of the publishers who made these titles available to all of us.
These top four are a great mix of people, places, times and twists, and will appeal to folks of many reading tastes. We look forward to hearing Mainers’ opinions on the books and will eagerly await YOUR decision on the best of the best.
Here’s to warm weather and a good book (or four!)