Best of and Prize Winners in 2021

 

There were so many great books in 2021. We even threw a few 2020 favorites on our list.  Check them out!

Here are the links to all the Best of 2020 and 2020 Literary Prizes

Call Us What We Carry: Poems By Amanda Gorman Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780593465066
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Viking Books - December 7th, 2021

Bewilderment: A Novel By Richard Powers Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393881141
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 21st, 2021

Harlem Shuffle: A Novel By Colson Whitehead Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385545136
Availability: Usually Ships in 7-10 Business Days
Published: Doubleday - September 14th, 2021

The Lincoln Highway: A Novel By Amor Towles Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780735222359
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Viking - October 5th, 2021

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Cloud Cuckoo Land: A Novel By Anthony Doerr Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982168438
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Published: Scribner - September 28th, 2021

Hamnet By Maggie O'Farrell Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781984898876
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Published: Vintage - May 18th, 2021

These Precious Days: Essays By Ann Patchett Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063092785
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Harper - November 23rd, 2021

Such a Fun Age By Kiley Reid Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525541905
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 31st, 2019


Oh William!: A Novel By Elizabeth Strout Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812989434
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Published: Random House - October 19th, 2021

The Sentence By Louise Erdrich Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062671127
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Published: Harper - November 9th, 2021

Crossroads: A Novel By Jonathan Franzen Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780374181178
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 5th, 2021

The Midnight Library: A Novel By Matt Haig Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525559474
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Viking - September 29th, 2020

Wish You Were Here: A Novel By Jodi Picoult Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781984818416
Availability: Usually Ships in 7-10 Business Days
Published: Ballantine Books - November 30th, 2021

The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois: An Oprah's Book Club Novel By Honoree Fanonne Jeffers Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062942937
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Published: Harper - August 24th, 2021

The Cold Millions: A Novel By Jess Walter Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062868084
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Published: Harper - October 27th, 2020


Crying in H Mart: A Memoir By Michelle Zauner Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525657743
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Knopf - April 20th, 2021

Firekeeper's Daughter By Angeline Boulley Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250766564
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - March 16th, 2021

Our Country Friends: A Novel By Gary Shteyngart Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984855121
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Published: Random House - November 2nd, 2021

One Last Stop By Casey McQuiston Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250244499
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - June 1st, 2021

The Magician: A Novel By Colm Toibin Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781476785080
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Published: Scribner - September 7th, 2021

Billy Summers By Stephen King Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982173616
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Published: Scribner - August 3rd, 2021

People We Meet on Vacation By Emily Henry Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781984806758
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Berkley - May 11th, 2021

How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America By Clint Smith Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316492935
Availability: Usually Ships in 7-10 Business Days
Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 1st, 2021

Project Hail Mary: A Novel By Andy Weir Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780593135204
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Ballantine Books - May 4th, 2021

The Four Winds: A Novel By Kristin Hannah Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250178602
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: St. Martin's Press - February 2nd, 2021

The Other Black Girl: A Novel By Zakiya Dalila Harris Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982160135
Availability: Usually Ships in 7-10 Business Days
Published: Atria Books - June 1st, 2021

Black Food: Stories, Art, and Recipes from Across the African Diaspora [A Cookbook] By Bryant Terry (Editor) Cover Image
By Bryant Terry (Editor)
$40.00
ISBN: 9781984859723
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: 4 Color Books - October 19th, 2021

Malibu Rising: A Novel By Taylor Jenkins Reid Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524798659
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 1st, 2021

Great Circle: A novel By Maggie Shipstead Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780525656975
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Published: Knopf - May 4th, 2021

The Push: A Novel By Ashley Audrain Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984881687
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Penguin Books - January 4th, 2022

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The Last Thing He Told Me: A Novel By Laura Dave Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781501171345
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Simon & Schuster - May 4th, 2021

Intimacies: A Novel By Katie Kitamura Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399576164
Availability: Usually Ships in 7-10 Business Days
Published: Riverhead Books - July 20th, 2021

A Swim in a Pond in the Rain: In Which Four Russians Give a Master Class on Writing, Reading, and Life By George Saunders Cover Image
$28.00
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ISBN: 9781984856029
Published: Random House - January 12th, 2021

The Prophets By Robert Jones, Jr. Cover Image
$27.00
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ISBN: 9780593085684
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - January 5th, 2021

The Paper Palace: A Novel By Miranda Cowley Heller Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593329825
Availability: Usually Ships in 7-10 Business Days
Published: Riverhead Books - July 6th, 2021

Falling: A Novel By T. J. Newman Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982177881
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - July 6th, 2021

I Love You but I've Chosen Darkness: A Novel By Claire Vaye Watkins Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593330210
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Riverhead Books - October 5th, 2021

A Calling for Charlie Barnes By Joshua Ferris Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316333535
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 28th, 2021

Of Women and Salt: A Novel By Gabriela Garcia Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250776686
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Published: Flatiron Books - March 30th, 2021

The Anthropocene Reviewed (Signed Edition): Essays on a Human-Centered Planet By John Green Cover Image
$28.00
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ISBN: 9780525555216
Published: Dutton - May 18th, 2021

No Cure for Being Human: (And Other Truths I Need to Hear) By Kate Bowler Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593230770
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Published: Random House - September 28th, 2021

The Last House on Needless Street By Catriona Ward Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250812629
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Tor Nightfire - September 28th, 2021

Sea State: A Memoir By Tabitha Lasley Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063030831
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Published: Ecco - December 7th, 2021

Mary Jane: A Novel By Jessica Anya Blau Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063052291
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Published: Custom House - May 11th, 2021

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Me (Moth) By Amber McBride Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250780362
Availability: Usually Ships in 7-10 Business Days
Published: Feiwel & Friends - August 17th, 2021

Peaces: A Novel By Helen Oyeyemi Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593192337
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 6th, 2021

With Teeth: A Novel By Kristen Arnett Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593191507
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 1st, 2021

One Two Three: A Novel By Laurie Frankel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250236777
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - June 8th, 2021

The Final Revival of Opal & Nev By Dawnie Walton Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982140168
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Published: 37 Ink - March 30th, 2021

Golden Girl By Elin Hilderbrand Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316420082
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 1st, 2021

Radiant Fugitives: A Novel By Nawaaz Ahmed Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781640094048
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Published: Counterpoint - August 3rd, 2021

The Lost Apothecary By Sarah Penner Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780778311010
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Park Row - March 2nd, 2021

Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 By Ibram X. Kendi (Editor), Keisha N. Blain (Editor) Cover Image
By Ibram X. Kendi (Editor), Keisha N. Blain (Editor)
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593134047
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Published: One World - February 2nd, 2021

The Last Bookshop in London: A Novel of World War II By Madeline Martin Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781335284808
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Published: Hanover Square Press - April 6th, 2021

The Vanishing Half: A Novel By Brit Bennett Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525536291
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 2nd, 2020

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Zorrie By Laird Hunt Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781635575361
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - February 9th, 2021

Milk Fed: A Novel By Melissa Broder Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781982142506
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Published: Scribner - August 3rd, 2021

Caul Baby: A Novel By Morgan Jerkins Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062873088
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Published: Harper - April 6th, 2021

What's Mine and Yours By Naima Coster Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538702345
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - March 2nd, 2021

Amari and the Night Brothers (Supernatural Investigations #1) By B. B. Alston Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062975164
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Balzer + Bray - January 19th, 2021

Detransition, Baby: A Novel By Torrey Peters Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593133378
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Published: One World - January 12th, 2021

The People We Keep By Allison Larkin Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982171292
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Published: Gallery Books - August 3rd, 2021

Klara and the Sun: A novel (Vintage International) By Kazuo Ishiguro Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780593311295
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Vintage - March 1st, 2022

The Discomfort of Evening: A Novel By Marieke Lucas Rijneveld Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450345
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Published: Graywolf Press - August 18th, 2020

Evvie Drake Starts Over: A Novel By Linda Holmes Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525619260
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 2nd, 2020