Best Books of 1974

The New York Times Book Review

Here are the New York Times Book Review’s top books of 1974:

Fiction Selections:

TitleAuthor
Watership DownRichard Adams
Something HappenedJoseph Heller
Dog SoldiersRobert Stone

Nonfiction Selections:

TitleAuthor
Roll, Jordan, Roll: The World the Slaves MadeEugene D. Genovese
Darwin on Man: A Psychological Study of Scientific CreativityHoward E. Gruber and Paul H. Barrett
All God’s Dangers: The Life of Nate ShawTheodore Rosengarten
The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956: An Experiment in Literary InvestigationAleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn

Pulitzer Prize Winning Books of 1974

Here is the Pulitzer Prize winning General Nonfiction book of 1974:

TitleAuthor
The Denial of DeathErnest Becker