Top 10 Books of 2015 by RELEVANT™

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Title: The Fishermen

Dazzling and viscerally powerful, The Fishermen never leaves Akure but the story it tells has enormous universal appeal.
Author(s): Chigozie Obioma
ISBN 13: 9780316338370
Pages: 304
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Title: Fates and Furies: A Novel

Fates and Furies is a literary masterpiece that defies expectation. A dazzling examination of a marriage, it is also a portrait of creative partnership written by one of the best writers of her generation. Every story has two sides. Every relationship has two perspectives. And sometimes, it turns out, the key to a great marriage is not its truths but its secrets. At the core of this rich, expansive, layered novel, Lauren Groff presents the story of one such marriage over the course of twenty-four years.
Author(s): Lauren Groff
ISBN 13: 9781594634475
Pages: 400
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Title: Above the Waterfall

Unforgettable and evocative, tragic and indelible, Above the Waterfall is a breathtaking achievement from a literary virtuoso.
Author(s): Ron Rash
ISBN 13: 9780062349316
Pages: 272
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Title: God Help the Child: A novel

Spare and unsparing, God Help the Childthe first novel by Toni Morrison to be set in our current momentweaves a tale about the way the sufferings of childhood can shape, and misshape, the life of the adult. At the center: a young woman who calls herself Bride, whose stunning blue-black skin is only one element of her beauty, her boldness and confidence, her success in life, but which caused her light-skinned mother to deny her even the simplest forms of love. There is Booker, the man Bride loves, and loses to anger. Rain, the mysterious white child with whom she crosses paths. And finally, Brides mother herself, Sweetness, who takes a lifetime to come to understand that what you do to children matters. And they might never forget. A fierce and provocative novel that adds a new dimension to the matchless oeuvre of Toni Morrison.
Author(s): Toni Morrison
ISBN 13: 9780307594174
Pages: 192
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Title: Between the World and Me

A bold and personal literary exploration of America's racial history by "the single best writer on the subject of race in the United States" (The New York Observer) "This is your country, this is your world, this is your body, and you must ...
Author(s): Ta-Nehisi Coates
ISBN 13: 9780812993547
Pages: 152
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Title: A Fellowship of Differents

Author and professor Scot McKnight presents a case that everything we learn about the Christian life we learn from our church.
Author(s): Scot McKnight
ISBN 13: 9780310277675
Pages: 272
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Title: Prophetic Lament

Soong-Chan Rah's prophetic exposition of the book of Lamentations provides a biblical and theological lens for examining the church's relationship with a suffering world.
Author(s): Soong-Chan Rah
ISBN 13: 9780830836949
Pages: 224
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Title: Reclaiming Conversation

Renowned media scholar Sherry Turkle investigates how a flight from conversation undermines our relationships, creativity, and productivity --and why reclaiming face-to-face conversation can help us regain lost ground.
Author(s): Sherry Turkle
ISBN 13: 9781594205552
Pages: 448
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Title: The Givenness of Things

These seventeen essays examine the ideas that have inspired and provoked one of our finest writers throughout her life.
Author(s): Marilynne Robinson
ISBN 13: 9780374298470
Pages: 304
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Title: Lessons in Belonging from a Church-Going Commitment Phobe

Why bother with a church? An unthinkable question just a generation ago, this is now the first theological hurdle not just for millennials but for people of faith from all sectors.
Author(s): Erin S. Lane
ISBN 13: 9780830843176
Pages: 208
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