The 10 Best Books of 2019

In the first chapter of this assured debut novel, two young girls vanish, sending shock waves through a town perched on the edge of the remote, brooding Kamchatka Peninsula. What follows is a novel of overlapping short stories about the various women who have been affected by their disappearance.

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/22/books/review/best-books.html