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- August - Afterlife by Julia Alvarez
- September - Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner
- October - The Devil's Highway by Luis Urrea
- November - The Warmth of Other Sons by Isabel Wilkerson
- January - Valentine by Elizabeth Wetmore
- February - There, There by Tommy Orange
- March - Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie
- April - The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
A Time Magazine Must-Read Book of 2020
A Most-Anticipated Book of the Year: O, The Oprah Magazine * The New York Times * The Washington Post *Vogue * Bustle * BuzzFeed * Ms.
Introduction by Terry Tempest Williams
Afterword by T. H. Watkins
From a Pulitzer Prize finalist, "the single most compelling, lucid, and lyrical contemporary account of the absurdity of U.S. border policy" (The Atlantic).
$17.95ISBN: 9780679763888Availability: Order Processes in 1-5 Days Depending on Store StockPublished: Vintage - October 4th, 2011
In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search of a better life.
NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD WINNER
$26.99ISBN: 9780062913265Availability: Order Processes in 1-5 Days Depending on Store StockPublished: Harper - March 31st, 2020
An instant New York Times Bestseller
A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!
"A thrilling debut that deserves your attention." –Ron Charles, the Washington Post$16.00ISBN: 9780525436140Availability: Order Processes in 1-5 Days Depending on Store StockPublished: Vintage - May 7th, 2019
“Powerful. . . . a revelation.” —The New York Times
“With a literary authority rare in a debut novel, it places Native American voices front and center before readers’ eyes.” —NPR/Fresh Air
$16.95ISBN: 9780307455925Availability: Order Processes in 1-5 Days Depending on Store StockPublished: Anchor - March 4th, 2014
From the award-winning, bestselling author of We Should All Be Feminists and Half of a Yellow Sun—the story of two Nigerians making their way in the U.S. and the UK, raising universal questions of race, belonging, the overseas experience for the African diaspora, and the search for identity and a home.$16.99ISBN: 9780062654199Availability: Order Processes in 1-5 Days Depending on Store StockPublished: William Morrow Paperbacks - June 6th, 2017
New York Times and USA Today Bestseller
An NPR's Best Book of the Year
A Reese Witherspoon Book Club Pick!
The 2017 Girly Book Club Book of the Year!
A Summer Book Pick from Good Housekeeping, Parade, Library Journal, Goodreads, Liz and Lisa, and BookBub