The best books of 2011.

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The Best Books of 2011 THE LIST OF BEST BOOKS LISTS In which we hope to mitigate the arbitrary nature of year-end "best books" lists by bringing the results together into one big arbitrary list. TOTAL NY NY Times State Washington Esquire Times (Dwight Post Garner) FICTION THE MARRIAGE 10 PLOT | JEFFREY EUGENIDES THE TIGER'S 9 * WIFE | TEA OBREHT THE ART OF 8 * FIELDING | CHAD HARBACH THE PALE KING 8 * | DAVID FOSTER WALLACE STATE OF 8 * WONDER | ANN PATCHETT 1Q84 | HARUKI 7 * MURAKAMI SWAMPLANDIA! 5 * | KAREN RUSSELL OPEN CITY | 5 * TEJU COLE THE 5 * SUBMISSION | AMY WALDMAN THE CAT'S 5 TABLE | MICHAEL ONDAATJE 11/22/63 | 4 * STEPHEN KING A DANCE WITH 4 * DRAGONS | GEORGE R. R. MARTIN ZONE ONE | 4 * COLSON WHITEHEAD ONCE UPON A 4 * RIVER | BONNIE JO CAMPBELL THE TRAGEDY 4 OF ARTHUR | ARTHUR PHILLIPS THE 4 STRANGER'S CHILD | ALAN HOLLINGHURST THE SENSE OF 4 AN ENDING | JULIAN BARNES NONFICTION BLOOD, BONES 6 * AND BUTTER | GABRIELLE HAMILTON BLUE NIGHTS | 6 * JOAN DIDION MALCOLM X A 5 * Life of Reinvention | MANNING MARABLE STEVE JOBS | 5 * WALTER ISAACSON TO END ALL 5 WARS A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918 | ADAM HOCHSCHILD IN THE GARDEN 5 OF BEASTS | ERIK LARSON BOSSYPANTS | 4 * TINA FEY THE BEAUTY 4 * * AND THE SORROW An Intimate History of the First World War | PETER ENGLUND TOWNIE | 4 * * ANDRE DUBUS III THE SWERVE 4 How the World Became Modern | STEPHEN GREENBLATT THE GREATER 4 JOURNEY Americans in Paris | DAVID MCCULLOUGH WHAT IT IS 4 LIKE TO GO TO WAR | KARL MARLANTES DESTINY OF 4 THE REPUBLIC | CANDACE MILLARD Washington Salon San San Wall Examiner (Laura Francisco Francisco Street Miller) Chronicle Chronicle Journal 1 2 FICTION THE MARRIAGE * * PLOT | JEFFREY EUGENIDES THE TIGER'S * * WIFE | TEA OBREHT THE ART OF * FIELDING | CHAD HARBACH THE PALE KING * * | DAVID FOSTER WALLACE STATE OF * * WONDER | ANN PATCHETT 1Q84 | HARUKI * MURAKAMI SWAMPLANDIA! * | KAREN RUSSELL OPEN CITY | TEJU COLE THE SUBMISSION | AMY WALDMAN THE CAT'S * TABLE | MICHAEL ONDAATJE 11/22/63 | STEPHEN KING A DANCE WITH DRAGONS | GEORGE R. R. MARTIN ZONE ONE | COLSON WHITEHEAD ONCE UPON A RIVER | BONNIE JO CAMPBELL THE TRAGEDY * * * OF ARTHUR | ARTHUR PHILLIPS THE * * STRANGER'S CHILD | ALAN HOLLINGHURST THE SENSE OF * AN ENDING | JULIAN BARNES NONFICTION BLOOD, BONES * AND BUTTER | GABRIELLE HAMILTON BLUE NIGHTS | * JOAN DIDION MALCOLM X A * Life of Reinvention | MANNING MARABLE STEVE JOBS | * WALTER ISAACSON TO END ALL * WARS A Story of Loyalty and...

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