By The News Gal's Favorite Books

All-Time Favorites

City of Thieves

David Benioff


The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer

Siddhartha Mukherjee


Still Alice

Lisa Genova


A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Betty Smith


A Constellation of Vital Phenomena

Anthony Marra



Yaa Gyasi


The Breaks of the Game

David Halberstam


A Fort of Nine Towers: An Afghan Family Story

Qais Akbar Omar