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Halfway through the year, Mitchell Zuckoff’s almost incredible true story Frozen in Time is deservedly No. 3 overall in Amazon’s Best Books of the Year So Far (and the top nonfiction pick in a fiction-heavy list), as well as a triple New York Times best seller. Both this and 2011’s Lost in Shangri-La (Amazon’s Best Book of the Month for May, finishing out the year at No. 9 in Amazon’s Best Books of the Year for 2011) are riveting adventures I’d recommend to anyone, as readable as any novels.