Announcing Our Best Books of 2021

Results for General Fiction + Parenting & Families (fiction & nonfiction) + 1940s & '50s

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  • The Lincoln Highway: A Novel
    Amor Towles
    Hardcover: 10/05/2021
     
    The bestselling author of A Gentleman in Moscow and Rules of Civility and master of absorbing, sophisticated ...
  • All the Little Hopes: A Novel
    Leah Weiss
    Paperback: 07/27/2021
     
    A Southern story of friendship forged by books and bees, when the timeless troubles of growing up meet the ...
  • A Woman of Intelligence
    Karin Tanabe
    Hardcover: 07/20/2021
     
    From "a master of historical fiction" (NPR), Karin Tanabe's A Woman of Intelligence is an exhilarating tale of...
  • The Yellow Bird Sings: A Novel
    Jennifer Rosner
    Paperback: 03/02/2021
     
    In Poland, as World War II rages, a mother hides with her young daughter, a musical prodigy whose slightest ...
  • Home After Dark
    David Small
    Paperback: 09/03/2019
     
    David Small's long-awaited graphic novel is a savage portrayal of male adolescence gone awry like no other ...
  • The Driest Season
    Meghan Kenny
    Hardcover: 02/13/2018
     
    With wisdom and grit, Kenny has fashioned a deeply affecting story of a young woman discovering loss, ...
  • A Question of Mercy: A Novel
    Elizabeth Cox
    Hardcover: 10/04/2016
     
    Adam Finney, a young man who is mentally disabled, faces sterilization and lobotomy in a state-supported ...

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