If there is a more beloved writer than Jennifer Egan, I don't know who she is. This Pulitzer Prize-winning author has produced her first work of historical fiction with Manhattan Beach, a novel populated by gangsters, sailors, divers, bankers, and union men.
So are there any gangsters, sailors, divers, bankers, or union men in the books she liked this year? See her picks below, and look here for the latest celebrity favorites.
Jennifer Egan's favorite reads of 2017