The Surrendered

by Chang Rae Lee. Riverhead


The complex entangled lives of three people forever scarred by the Korean War are sympathetically portrayed in gorgeous prose.




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Notable Books for Adults

Since 1944, the goal of the Notable Books Council has been to make available to the nation’s readers a list of 25 very good, very readable, and at times very important fiction, nonfiction, and poetry books for the adult reader. Please visit for the most current lists and information.

2011 - Selection(s)