2013 was a year of discoveries. I wanted to write a list of some of the good stuff I discovered, without explanation or order of preference. Just thought you might not know of them and would like to give them a try.
The Last Samurai, Helen DeWitt
(sorry, I can't think of any)
If you have some suggestions of your own, please feel free to put them in a comment.
I wish you and your families all the veryvery best in 2014! A friend of mine is just celebrating it in Shanghai and she says all will be well in the Prosperous Year of the Horse!