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.

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Book - 2020 Fiction, 2021
Nominees: Hilary Leichter
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The Office of Historical Corrections
Book - 2020 Fiction, 2021
Nominees: Danielle Evans
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The Vanishing Half
Book - 2020 Fiction, 2021
Nominees: Brit Bennett
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We Have Been Harmonized
Book - 2020 | First U.S. edition. Nonfiction, 2021
Nominees: Kai Strittmatter
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Wilmington's Lie
Wilmington's Lie
Wilmington's Lie The Murderous Coup of 1898 and the Rise of White Supremacy By Zucchino, David
Book - 2020 | First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition. Nonfiction, 2021
Nominees: David Zucchino
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A Good Provider Is One Who Leaves
Book - 2019 Nonfiction, 2020
Nominees: Jason DeParle
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Deaf Republic
Book - 2019 Poetry, 2020
Nominees: Ilya Kaminsky
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Dominiucana
Dominiucana
Dominiucana
Book Fiction, 2020
Nominees: Angie Cruz 
Elderhood
Elderhood
Elderhood Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life By Aronson, Louise
Book - 2019 Nonfiction, 2020
Nominees: Louise Aronson
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Everything Inside
Book - 2019 | First edition. Fiction, 2020
Nominees: Edwidge Danticat
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