Sunday, January 31, 2021

February 2021 Highlights

NOVELS
1. Voices of the Lost (trans. from the Arabic by Marilyn Booth) (Oneworld, 2021) / Hoda Barakat
2. The Faces (trans. from the Danish by Tiina Nunnally) (Penguin Classics, 2021) / Tove Ditlevsen
3. Lullaby Beach (Virago, 2021) / Stella Duffy
4. The Four Winds (St Martin’s Press/Macmillan, 2021) / Kristin Hannah
5. The Removed (Ecco, 2021) / Brandon Hobson
6. The Slaughterman’s Daughter (trans. from the Hebrew by Orr Scharf) (Schocken, 2021) / Yaniv Iczkovits
7. Khalil (trans. from the French by John Cullen) (Nan A. Talese, 2021) / Yasmina Khadra
8. A Town Called Solace (Chatto & Windus, 2021) / Mary Lawson
9. Untraceable (trans. from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis) (New Vessel Press, 2021) / Sergei Lebedev
10. My Year Abroad (Riverhead Books, 2021) / Chang-rae Lee

11. The Blizzard Party (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2021) / Jack Livings
12. The Sunken Road (Harvill Secker, 2021) / Ciarán McMenamin
13. Daughters of Night (Mantle, 2021) / Laura Shepherd-Robinson
14. The Strays of Paris (Mantle, 2021) / Jane Smiley
15. Light Perpetual (Faber & Faber, 2021) / Francis Spufford
16. The Performance (Hatchette Australia, 2021) / Claire Thomas
17. The Cold Millions (Viking, 2021) / Jess Walter
18. The Art of Losing (trans. from the French by Frank Wynne (Picador, 2021) / Alice Zeniter

FIRST NOVELS
1. A Net for Small Fishes (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2021) / Lucy Jago
2. Empty Houses (trans. from the Spanish by Sophie Hughes) (Daunt Books, 2021) / Brenda Navarro
3. Open Water (Viking, 2021) / Caleb Azumah Nelson

STORIES
1. Land of Big Numbers (Mariner/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2021) / Te-Ping Chen
2. The Low Desert: Gangster Stories (Counterpoint, 2021) / Tod Goldberg
3. Pure Gold (New Island Books, 2021) / John Patrick McHugh
4. Milk Blood Heat (Grove Press,2021) / Daniel M. Moniz

POETRY
1. The Mermaid’s Purse (Bloodaxe, 2021) / Fleur Adcock
2. American Melancholy (Ecco, 2021) / Joyce Carol Oates
3. Comic Timing (Granta, 2021) / Holly Pester

NONFICTION
1. The New Age of Empire: How Racism and Colonialism Still Rule the World (Allen Lane, 2021) / Kehinde Andrews
2. Bright Star, Green Light: The Beautiful and Damned Lives of John Keats and F. Scott Fitzgerald (William Collins, 2021) / Jonathan Bate
3. Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 (Oneworld, 2021) / Ibram X. Kendi & Keisha N. Blain (eds.)
4. Speak, Okinawa: A Memoir (Alfred A. Knopf, 2021) / Elizabeth Miki Brina
5. The Emperor’s Feast: A History of China in Twelve Meals (Hodder & Stoughton, 2021) / Jonathan Clements
6. In Search of Lost Glory: Sindhi Nationalism in Pakistan (Hurst, 2021) / Asma Faiz
7. The Border: A Journey Around Russia: Through North Korea, China, Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania, Poland, Latvia, Estonia, Finland, Norway and the Northeast Passage (trans. from the Norwegian by Kari Dickson) (Pegasus Books, 2021) / Erika Fatland
8. Destination Peking (Blacksmith Books, 2021) / Paul French
9. Mike Nichols: A Life (Penguin Press, 2021) / Mark Harris
10. River Kings: A New History of the Vikings from Scandinavia to the Silk Roads (William Collins, 2021) / Cat Jarman

11. Under a White Sky: The Nature of the Future (Crown, 2021) / Elizabeth Kolbert
12. Tom Stoppard: A Life (Alfred A. Knopf, 2021) / Hermione Lee
13. Keats: A Brief Life in Nine Poems and One Epitaph (Jonathan Cape, 2021) / Lucasta Miller
14. Frostquake: The Frozen Winter of 1962 and How Britain Emerged a Different Country (Chatto & Windus, 2021) / Juliet Nicolson
15. Aftershocks: Dispatches from the Frontlines of Identity (Sceptre, 2021) / Nadia Owusu
16. Fall: The Mystery of Robert Maxwell (Viking, 2021) / John Preston
17. The Shadows of Empire: How Imperial History Shapes Our World (Pegasus Books, 2021) / Samir Puri
18. The Enlightenment: The Pursuit of Happiness 1680-1790 (Harper, 2021) / Ritchie Robinson
19. Two-Way Mirror: The Life of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (Profile Books, 2020) / Fiona Sampson
20. Karachi Vice: Life and Death in a Contested City (Granta, 2021) / Samira Shackle

21. Brown Baby: A Memoir of Race, Family and Home (Bluebird, 2021) / Nikesh Shukla
22. Snakes & Ladders: The Great British Social Mobility Myth (Chatto & Windus, 2021) / Selina Todd

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