Congratulations to The New School Creative Writing alumni and faculty members who made best of 2015 book lists!

We will update this post as more best-of lists are published.


 

New York Times- 100 Notable Books of 2015

Angela Flournoy, spring 2016 visiting faculty, The Turner House

New York Times- Notable Children's Books of 2015

Tor Seidler, MFA faculty, Firstborn

Publishers Weekly- Best Books of 2015

Angela Flournoy, spring 2016 visiting faculty, The Turner House

Lisa Graff, MFA '06,  Lost in the Sun

Publishers Weekly- PW Top Authors Pick Their Favorite Books of 2015

Rebecca Reilly, MFA '98, Repetition (selected by Maggie Nelson)

Kirkus Reviews- Best Books of 2015

Angela Flournoy, spring 2016 visiting faculty, The Turner House

Scott Alexander Hess, MFA '09, The Butcher's Sons

NPR- Best Books of 2015

Angela Flournoy, spring 2016 visiting faculty, The Turner House

John Freeman, editor; faculty, Freeman's: On Arrival

Sarah Gerard, MFA '12, Binary Star

Flavorwire- The 50 Best Independent Books of 2015

Ben Fama, MFA '15, Fantasy

Sarah Gerard, MFA '12, Binary Star

Dale Peck, MFA faculty, Visions and Revisions

Buzzfeed- The 24 Best Fiction Books of 2015

Angela Flournoy, spring 2016 visiting faculty, The Turner House

Sarah Gerard, MFA '12, Binary Star

Barnes and Noble- The Best Young Adult Books of 2015

Corey Ann Haydu, MFA '12, Making Pretty

Entropy Magazine- Best Poetry Books of 2015

Sharon Mesmer, faculty, Greetings from my Girlie Leisure Place

Entropy Magazine- Best Fiction Books of 2015

Sarah Gerard, MFA '12, Binary Star

 

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Founded in Greenwich Village in 1931, Creative Writing at The New School continues to promote, engender, and shape innovative literature.