The Reference and Users Services Association (RUSA) of the American Library Association published its latest Notable Books list in the March 1, 2010 issue of Booklist. The article includes brief summaries of the twenty-six titles selected from those published between November 2008-November 2009. Books were recognized in the areas of non-fiction, fiction and poetry.
Included among the fiction titles were Margaret Atwood’s latest, The Year of the Flood: A Novel and Toni Morrison’s A Mercy: A Novel. Nonfiction books include Dave Eggers Zeitoun and New York Times Top 10 honoree The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science by Richard Holmes.
The complete list may be found here on the RUSA website.