by Genre

Beartown (Beartown #1) – Fredrik Backman
The Break – Katherena Vermette
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine – Gail Honeyman
Girl in Translation – Jean Kwok
Little Fires Everywhere – Celeste Ng
The Lost Girls of Camp Forevermore – Kim Fu
Us Against You (Beartown #2) – Fredrik Backman

Historical Fiction
The Alice Network – Kate Quinn
Before We Were Yours – Lisa Wingate
Beneath a Scarlet Sky – Mark T. Sullivan
The Boat People – Sharon Bala
The Colony of Unrequited Dreams – Wayne Johnston
The Life She Was Given – Ellen Marie Wiseman
Now I Rise (The Conqueror’s Saga #2) – Kiersten White
Pachinko – Min Jin Lee
The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane – Lisa See
The Women in the Castle – Jessica Shattuck

Avenged (Ruined #2) – Amy Tintera
The Bear and the Nightingale – Katherine Arden
A Conjuring of Light (Shades of Magic #3) – V.E. Schwab
The Cruel Prince (Folk of the Air #1) – Holly Black
A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic #1) – V.E. Schwab
Daughter of Smoke & Bone – Laini Taylor
Even the Darkest Stars – Heather Fawcett
The Fifth Season (The Broken Earth #1) – NK Jemisin
Ink and Bone (The Great Library #1) – Rachel Caine
The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson & the Olympians #1) – Rick Riordan
The Queen of Attolia (The Queen’s Thief #2) – Megan Whalen Turner
Ruined (Ruined #1) – Amy Tintera
Strange the Dreamer – Laini Taylor
The Star-Touched Queen – Roshani Chokshi
The Thief (The Queen’s Thief #1) – Megan Whalen Turner
This Savage Song (Monsters of Verity #1) – Victoria Schwab
Tiger Lily – Jodi Lynn Anderson

Young Adult
American Street – Ibi Zoboi
The Authentics – Abdi Nazemian
Far From the Tree – Robin Benway
The Female of the Species – Mindy McGinnis
The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue – Mackenzie Lee
History is All You Left Me – Adam Silvera
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter – Erika L. Sánchez
Looking for Alibrandi – Melina Marchetta
The Nowhere Girls – Amy Reed
On the Jellicoe Road – Melina Marchetta
The Upside of Unrequited – Becky Albertalli

Bonfire – Krysten Ritter
The Child Finder – Rene Denfeld
In a Dark, Dark Wood – Ruth Ware
Into the Water – Paula Hawkins
Killman Creek (Stillhouse Lake #2) – Rachel Caine
The Last Place You Look – Kristen Lepionka
Stillhouse Lake (Stillhouse Lake #1) – Rachel Caine
Then She Was Gone – Lisa Jewell

Science Fiction
The Marrow Thieves – Cherie Dimaline
The Power – Naomi Alderman
Scythe (Arc of a Scythe #1) – Neal Shusterman
Sleeping Giants (The Themis Files #1) – Sylvain Neuvel
Thunderhead (Arc of a Scythe #2) – Neal Shusterman
Waking Gods (The Themis Files #2) – Sylvain Neuvel
Warcross – Marie Lu

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body – Roxane Gay
Scrappy Little Nobody – Anna Kendrick
What Happened – Hillary Clinton

Short Stories/Essays
One Day We’ll All be Dead and None of This Will Matter – Scaachi Koul
The Refugees – Viet Thanh Nguyen

The Radium Girls – Kate Moore

Graphic Novels/Comics
Herding Cats – Sarah Andersen
Saga, Volume 8 – Brian K. Vaughan

Middle Grade
Midnight Without a Moon (Rose Lee Carter #1) – Linda Williams Jackson
A Sky Full of Stars (Rose Lee Carter #2) – Linda Williams Jackson

Milk and Honey – Rupi Kaur
The Poet X – Elizabeth Acevedo