The Year of the Flood: A Novel

by Margaret Atwood, published by Doubleday/Nan A. Talese


In the near future, two women survive an apocalyptic event in a queasily enthralling work.




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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.

2010 - Selection(s)