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The Best Books of 2012

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Best Fiction

Laurent Binet: HHhH

Best Book I Wish I Had Read Years Ago

James Joyce: Ulysses
Vladimir Nabokov: Lolita
Joe Brainard: I Remember
Thomas Bernhard: Holzfällen

Best Non-Fiction

Katherine Boo: Behind the Beautiful Forevers
Charles C. Mann: 1491. New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
Siddhartha Mukherjee: The Emperor of All Maladies

Best Book About the Petroleum Industry

Daniel Yergin: The Prize. The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power

Most Disappointing

Graham Greene: The Quiet American