50 Books to Help You Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions


Station Eleven, Emily St. John-Mandel

Well, it’s not exactly as though going for a run or eating your vegetables would save you in the apocalypse that this novel imagines, but just the concept that 99 percent of humanity might be struck down by a virus at any moment might inspire a few more healthy choices. Who knows — maybe the mega-healthy would be immune.