(Source: Simon and Schuster)
6. 'Sing, Unburied, Sing' by Jesmyn Ward
Sing, Unburied, Sing, is award-winning novelist Jesmyn Ward's contribution to the archetypal American road epic, and what a unique contribution it is. At heart, it is an intimate portrait of a family undergoing immense struggle, as well as a story of love, hope, danger, and redemption.