National Book Awards 2021

2021 National Book Awards

Congratulations to the 2021 National Book Awards winners and finalists! 

 

 

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Hell of a Book: A Novel By Jason Mott Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593330968
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Dutton - June 29th, 2021

Winner
National Book Awards 2021 for Fiction


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All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake By Tiya Miles Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984854995
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Published: Random House - June 8th, 2021

Winner
National Book Awards 2021 for Nonfiction


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Floaters: Poems By Martín Espada Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393541038
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 19th, 2021

Winner
National Book Awards 2021 for Poetry


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Winter in Sokcho By Elisa Shua Dusapin, Aneesa Abbas Higgins (Translator) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781948830416
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Published: Open Letter - April 27th, 2021

Winner
National Book Awards 2021 for Translated Literature


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Last Night at the Telegraph Club By Malinda Lo Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525555254
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - January 19th, 2021

Winner
National Book Awards 2021 for Young People's Literature


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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

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Fiction


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Matrix: A Novel By Lauren Groff Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781594634499
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 7th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Fiction


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

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Fiction


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The Prophets By Robert Jones, Jr. Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780593295502
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Published: Random House Large Print - January 5th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Fiction


A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance By Hanif Abdurraqib Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984801197
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Published: Random House - March 30th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Nonfiction


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Running Out: In Search of Water on the High Plains By Lucas Bessire Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780691212647
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Published: Princeton University Press - May 18th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Nonfiction


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Tastes Like War: A Memoir By Grace M. Cho Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781952177941
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Published: Feminist Press - May 18th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Nonfiction


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Covered with Night: A Story of Murder and Indigenous Justice in Early America By Nicole Eustace Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781631495878
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Published: Liveright - April 27th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Nonfiction


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What Noise Against the Cane (Yale Series of Younger Poets #115) By Desiree C. Bailey, Carl Phillips (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Desiree C. Bailey, Carl Phillips (Foreword by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780300256536
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Published: Yale University Press - April 13th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Poetry


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Sho By Douglas Kearney Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781950268153
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Published: Wave Books - April 6th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Poetry


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A Thousand Times You Lose Your Treasure By Hoa Nguyen Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781950268177
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Published: Wave Books - April 6th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Poetry


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The Sunflower Cast a Spell to Save Us from the Void By Jackie Wang Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781643620367
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Published: Nightboat Books - February 2nd, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Poetry


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Peach Blossom Paradise By Ge Fei, Canaan Morse (Translated by) Cover Image
By Ge Fei, Canaan Morse (Translated by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781681374703
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Published: NYRB Classics - December 8th, 2020

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Translated Literature


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The Twilight Zone: A Novel By Nona Fernández, Natasha Wimmer (Translated by) Cover Image
By Nona Fernández, Natasha Wimmer (Translated by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450475
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Published: Graywolf Press - March 16th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Translated Literature


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When We Cease to Understand the World By Benjamin Labatut, Adrian Nathan West (Translated by) Cover Image
By Benjamin Labatut, Adrian Nathan West (Translated by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781681375663
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Published: New York Review Books - September 28th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Translated Literature


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Planet of Clay By Samar Yazbek, Leri Price (Translator) Cover Image
By Samar Yazbek, Leri Price (Translator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781642861013
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Published: World Editions - October 5th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Translated Literature


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The Legend of Auntie Po By Shing Yin Khor Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780525554899
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Kokila - June 15th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Young People's Literature


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Too Bright to See By Kyle Lukoff Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593111154
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Dial Books - April 20th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Young People's Literature


Revolution in Our Time: The Black Panther Party’s Promise to the People By Kekla Magoon Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781536214185
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Published: Candlewick - November 8th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Young People's Literature


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Me (Moth) By Amber McBride Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250780362
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - August 17th, 2021

Finalist
National Book Awards 2021 for Young People's Literature


On the Origin of Species and Other Stories By Bo-Young Kim, Sunyoung Park (Editor), Joungmin Lee Comfort (Translator) Cover Image
By Bo-Young Kim, Sunyoung Park (Editor), Joungmin Lee Comfort (Translator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781885030719
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Published: Kaya Press - May 25th, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


The Mirror Season By Anna-Marie McLemore Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250624123
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - March 16th, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


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

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


An Inventory of Losses By Judith Schalansky, Jackie Smith (Translated by) Cover Image
By Judith Schalansky, Jackie Smith (Translated by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780811231411
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Published: New Directions - December 21st, 2021

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2021 National Book Awards


Rabbit Island By Elvira Navarro, Christina Macsweeney (Translator) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781949641097
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Published: Two Lines Press - February 9th, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


Intimacies: A Novel By Katie Kitamura Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399576164
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Published: Riverhead Books - July 20th, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


In Memory of Memory By Maria Stepanova, Sasha Dugdale (Translated by) Cover Image
By Maria Stepanova, Sasha Dugdale (Translated by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780811228831
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Published: New Directions - February 9th, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


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

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


A Snake Falls to Earth By Darcie Little Badger Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781646140923
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Published: Levine Querido - November 23rd, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


Home Is Not a Country By Safia Elhillo Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593177051
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Published: Make Me a World - March 2nd, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


The Souvenir Museum: Stories By Elizabeth McCracken Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062971289
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Published: Ecco - April 13th, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together By Heather McGhee Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525509561
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Published: One World - February 16th, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


The Ground Breaking: An American City and Its Search for Justice By Scott Ellsworth Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593182987
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Published: Dutton - May 18th, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement By Paula Yoo Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781324002871
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Published: Norton Young Readers - April 20th, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


The Free World: Art and Thought in the Cold War By Louis Menand Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780374158453
Availability: Available for Immediate Order
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - April 20th, 2021

Longlist
2021 National Book Awards


Twice Alive By Forrest Gander Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780811230292
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Published: New Directions - May 4th, 2021

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2021 National Book Awards


The Black Civil War Soldier: A Visual History of Conflict and Citizenship By Deborah Willis Cover Image
$43.75
ISBN: 9781479809004
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Published: New York University Press - January 26th, 2021

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2021 National Book Awards


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

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2021 National Book Awards


Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre By Carole Boston Weatherford, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781541581203
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Published: Carolrhoda Books (R) - February 2nd, 2021

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2021 National Book Awards


Waiting for the Waters to Rise By Maryse Condé, Richard Philcox (Translator) Cover Image
By Maryse Condé, Richard Philcox (Translator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781642860733
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Published: World Editions - August 5th, 2021

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2021 National Book Awards


Abundance: A Novel By Jakob Guanzon Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450468
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Published: Graywolf Press - March 2nd, 2021

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2021 National Book Awards


The Wild Fox of Yemen: Poems By Threa Almontaser Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450505
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Published: Graywolf Press - April 6th, 2021

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2021 National Book Awards


The Vault By Andrés Cerpa Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781948579186
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Published: Alice James Books - June 15th, 2021

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2021 National Book Awards