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10 best books of May 2017, according to Amazon's editors

May's releases bring something for every reader, from Jeffrey Kluger's real-life space chronicle 'Apollo 8' to a short story collection from 'Empire Falls' author Richard Russo. Amazon editors have selected what they consider to be the cream of the crop – here's the full list with thoughts from Amazon senior editor Chris Schluep.

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1. 'Priestdaddy,' by Patricia Lockwood

"Balloon Pop Outlaw Black" writer Lockwood's memoir looks at the author's time living with her husband at her parents' home, which is a rectory now that her father has become a Catholic priest. "The love on our team for this book was universal...," Schluep says. "We feel like this could be the memoir of the year."


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