Saturday, May 01, 2021

May 2021 Highlights

NOVELS
1. Second Place (Faber & Faber, 2021) / Rachel Cusk
2. Infinite Country (Scribner UK, 2021) / Patricia Engel
3. The Living Sea of Waking Dreams (Alfred A. Knopf, 2021) / Richard Flanagan
4. Crossroads (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2021) / Jonathan Franzen
5. I Couldn’t Love You More (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2021) / Esther Freud
6. Unsettled Ground (Tin House Books, 2021) / Claire Fuller
7. The Promise (Chatto & Windus, 2021) / Damon Galgut
8. Monkey Boy (Grove Press, 2021) / Francisco Goldman
8. My Good Son (University of New Orleans Press, 2021) / Yang Huang
9. Heaven (trans. from the Japanese by Sam Bett & David Boyd) (Europa Editions, 2021) / Mieko Kawakami
10. The Answer to Everything (4th Estate, 2021) / Luke Kennard

11. Painting Time (trans. from the French by Jessica Moore) (MacLehose Press, 2021) / Maylis de Kerangal
12. The Plot (Celadon Books, 2021) / Jean Hanff Korelitz
13. Circus of Wonders (Picador, 2021) / Elizabeth Macneal
14. Last Days in Cleaver Square (Hutchinson, 2021) / Patrick McGrath
15. The Rules of Revelation (John Murray, 2021) / Lisa McInerney
16. The Fortune Men (Viking, 2021) / Nadifa Mohamed
17. Mayflies (McClelland & Stewart, 2021) / Andrew O’Hagan
18. The Kingdoms (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2021) / Natasha Pulley
19. China (Doubleday/Hodder & Stoughton, 2021) / Edward Rutherfurd
20. China Room (Harvill Secker, 2021) / Sunjeev Sahota

21. A Theater for Dreamers (Algonquin, 2021) / Polly Samson
22. Great Circle (Doubleday/Penguin Random House USA, 2021) / Maggie Shipstead
23. Secrets of Happiness (Counterpoint, 2021) / Joan Silber
24. The Mysteries (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2021) / Marisa Silver
25. Light Perpetual (Scribner, 2021) / Francis Spufford
26. We Run the Tides (Atlantic Books, 2021) / Vendela Vida
27. The Secret Talker (trans. from the Chinese by Jeremy Tiang) (HarperVia, 2021) / Geling Yan

FIRST NOVELS
1. Peterdown (Corsair, 2021) / David Annand
2. Careless (Orion, 2021) / Kirsty Capes
3. The Parted Earth (Hub City Press, 2021) / Anjali Enjeti
4. Diamond Hill (Dialogue Books, 2021) / Kit Fan
5. Swimming Back to Trout River (Simon & Schuster, 2021) / Linda Rui Feng
6. Girl in the Walls (Ecco, 2021) / A.J. Gnuse
7. Nights When Nothing Happened (Corsair, 2021) / Simon Han
8. Comrade Aeon’s Field Guide to Bangkok (Granta Publications, 2021) / Emma Larkin
9. Things We Lost to the Water (Alfred A. Knopf, 2021) / Eric Nguyen
10. The Anthill (Faber & Faber, 2021) / Julianne Pachico

11. The Garden (New Island Books, 2021) / Paul Perry
12. A Lonely Man (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2021) / Chris Power
13. Dead Souls (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2021) / Sam Riviere
14. Revival Season (Simon & Schuster, 2021) / Monica West

STORIES
1. Intimacies: Eleven More Stories (Faber & Faber, 2021) / Lucy Caldwell
2. A Vision of the World (Vintage Classics, 2021) / John Cheever
3. Things Remembered and Things Forgotten (trans. from the Japanese by Ian McCullough MacDonald & Ginny Tapley Takemori) (Sort Of Books, 2021) / Kyoko Nakajima
4. Trouble (The Stinging Press, 2021) / Philip Ó Ceallaigh
5. In the Event of Contact (Dzanc Books, 2021) / Ethel Rohan
6. Are You Enjoying? (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2021) / Mira Sethi
7. I Want to Know That I Will Be Okay (Banshee Press, 2021) / Deirdre Sullivan

POETRY
1. Hotel Raphael (Picador, 2021) / Rachael Boast
2. Pandemonium (Jonathan Cape, 2021) / Andrew McMillan
3. Slug and Other Things I’ve Been Told to Hate (Fleet, 2021) / Hollie McNish
4. Rotten Days in Late Summer (Penguin, 2021) / Ralf Webb

NONFICTION
1. Notes on Grief (Alfred A. Knopf, 2021) / Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
2. The Foghorn’s Lament: The Disappearing Music of the Coast (White Rabbit, 2021) / Jennifer Lucy Allan
3. Small World: Ireland, 1798–2018 (Cambridge University Press, 2021) / Seamus Deane
4. See/Saw: Looking at Photographs (Graywolf Press, 2021) / Geoff Dyer
5. Doom: The Politics of Catastrophe (Allen Lane/Penguin Press, 2021) / Niall Ferguson
6. On Juneteenth (Liveright, 2021) / Annette Gordon-Reed
7. Freedom (4th Estate/Simon & Schuster, 2021) / Sebastian Junger
8. Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty (Picador, 2021) / Patrick Radden Keefe
9. Everybody: A Book About Freedom (W.W. Norton, 2021) / Olivia Laing
10. Real Estate (Hamish Hamilton, 2021) / Deborah Levy

11. The Premonition: A Pandemic Story (Allen Lane, 2021) / Michael Lewis
12. The Day the World Stops Shopping (Ecco, 2021) / J.B. MacKinnon
13. Bettering Humanomics: And New, and Old, Approach to Economic Science (University of Chicago Press, 2021) / Deirdre McCloskey
14. The Life She Wished to Live: A Biography of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, author of The Yearling (W.W. Norton, 2021) / Ann McCutchan
15. Nine Nasty Words: English in the Gutter: Then, Now, and Forever (Avery, 2021) / John McWhorter
16. The Anglo-Saxons: A History of the Beginnings of England (Hutchinson, 2021) / Marc Morris
17. Blood Legacy: Reckoning with a Family’s Story of Slavery (Canongate, 2021) / Alex Renton
18. Alexandria: The Quest for the Lost City (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2021) / Edmund Richardson
19. Languages of Truth: Essays 2003-2020 (Jonathan Cape, 2021) / Salman Rushdie
20. Madhouse at the End of the Earth: The Belgica’s Journey into the Dark Antarctic Night (WH Allen, 2021) / Julian Sancton

21. Finding the Mother Tree: Uncovering the Wisdom and Intelligence of the Forest (Allen Lane, 2021) / Suzanne Simard
22. The Scent of Empires: Chanel No. 5 and Red Moscow (trans. from the German by Jessica Spengler) (Polity, 2021) / Karl Schlögel
23. Napoleon A Life in Gardens and Shadows (Chatto & Windus, 2021) / Ruth Scurr
24. Lost in Summerland: Essays (Counterpoint, 2021) / Barrett Swanson
25. American Republics: A Continental History of the United States, 1783-1850 (W.W. Norton, 2021) / Alan Taylor
26. Midnight’s Borders: A People’s History of Modern India (Melville House, 2021) / Suchitra Vijayan
27. Burning Man: The Ascent of D.H. Lawrence (Bloomsbury Circus, 2021) / Frances Wilson

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