How to save the world in 2018: The 100 best books from 2018


“The Day After” by Robert Harris (Amazon) 3.

“Walking Alone” by David Sedaris (Simon & Schuster) 5.

“A Brief History of Time” by Stephen Hawking (Random House) 8.

“Saving Private Ryan” by Thomas Harris (William Morrow) 10.

“How To Train Your Dragon” by Murray Gold (Little, Brown) 13.

“Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in E Major” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Arista) 16.

“In a Silent Way” by Anne Rice (Penguin Classics) 18.

“Passion” by James Patterson (William Collins) 20.

“American Beauty” by Lisa Joy (Doubleday) 24.

“Gangnam Style: The Art of the Gangs” by Yoon Soo Hyun (Kobo) 27.

“Eleanor Rigby” by William Shakespeare (Allen Lane) 30.

“Anatomy of a Murderer” by Steven Soderbergh (HarperCollins) 32.

“Maggie’s Plan” by Sarah Waters (Harvard University Press) 35.

“Nocturnal Animals” by Ursula Le Guin (Random Book Group) 38.

“Norman Rockwell: An American Classic” by Norman Mailer (Little Brown) 40.

“Hippie Hippie: A Love Story” by Sylvia Plath (Random) 44.

“All Quiet on the Western Front” by Oscar Wilde (Harley) 48.

“Shakespeare in Love” by Jane Austen (Macmillan) 50.

“This Book Is Not Yet Finished” by Mary Poppins (Random Press) 52.

“Killing Fields” by Jules Verne (Random Books) 56.

“I Am a Zombie” by John Scalzi (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) 59.

“When the World Was Young” by H.P. Lovecraft (Bantam) 62.

“To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee (Random News Group) 65.

“Chaos: A Novel” by Alex Ross (RandomHouse) 68.

“Weird Science: The Book” by Michael Sussman (Harcourt Brace Jovanovich) 70.

“Barry Lyndon” by Anthony Burgess (Knopf) 75.

“Jenny” by Elizabeth Gilbert (Puffin Books) 80.

“St. Vincent” by Vincente Minnelli (Harvill Secker) 85.

“My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic” by Lauren Faust (Hasbro) 90.

“Tower of Power” by Margaret Atwood (Random National) 95.

“Lincoln” by Theodore Roosevelt (Double Down) 100.

“Dance Dance Revolution” by Bill Murray (Harmony)