Notable Books for Adults

Published annually, and selected by the Reference and User Services Association division of the ALA, recognizing the year’s 25 most important books.

Filter Results by...

A Knock at Midnight
Book - 2020 Nonfiction, 2021
Nominees: Brittany K. Barnett
340.092 B2619k and more…
Available in some locations
Becoming Wild
Becoming Wild
Becoming Wild How Animal Cultures Raise Families, Create Beauty, and Achieve Peace By Safina, Carl
Book - 2020 Nonfiction, 2021
Nominees: Carl Safina
591.782 Sa178b and more…
All copies in use Availability details
Breasts and Eggs
Book - 2020 Fiction, 2021
Nominees: Mieko Kawakami
F KAWAKAMI and more…
All copies in use Availability details Holds: 52 on 14 copies
Carville’s Cure
Carville’s Cure
Carville’s Cure
Book Nonfiction, 2021
Nominees: Pam Fessler
Caste
Book - 2020 Nonfiction, 2021
Nominees: Isabel Wilkerson
305.5122 W6522c and more…
All copies in use Availability details Holds: 309 on 112 copies
Children of the Land
Book - 2020 Nonfiction, 2021
Nominees: Marcelo Hernandez Castillo
364.137 H4302c and more…
Available in some locations
Deacon King Kong
Book - 2020 Fiction, 2021
Nominees: James McBride
F MCBRIDE and more…
All copies in use Availability details Holds: 73 on 50 copies
Hamnet
Book - 2020 Fiction, 2021
Nominees: Maggie O’Farrell
F OFARRELL and more…
All copies in use Availability details Holds: 135 on 45 copies
Hidden Valley Road
Book - 2020 Nonfiction, 2021
Nominees: Robert Kolker
616.898 K8327h and more…
All copies in use Availability details Holds: 7 on 11 copies
Just Us
Book - 2020 Nonfiction, 2021
Nominees: Claudia Rankine
305.8009 R167j and more…
All copies in use Availability details Holds: 15 on 11 copies
1-10 of 280 items
[]
[]
To Top