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The Biblio File
December 13, 2021

Who doesn’t love Top 10 lists?  Bookbrowse has doubled that with their “Top 20 Best of the Year,” chosen by their subscribers.

The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles

Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr

Bewilderment by Richard Powers

Three Girls from Bronzeville by Dawn Turner

The Magician by Colm Toibin

Lightning Strike by William Kent Krueger

The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois by Honoree Fannone Jeffers

A Million Things by Emily Spurr

The Forest of Vanishing Stars by Kristen Harmel

The Personal Librarian by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray

The Secret Keeper of Jaipur by Alka Joshi

The Sweetness of Water by Nathan Harris

Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead

Project Hail Mary by Andy Wier

Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley

The Code Breaker by Walter Isaacason

The Phone Booth at the Edge of the World by Laura Imai Messina

Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro

A Town Called Solace by Mary Lawson

Stories from Suffragette City by M.J. Rose, Fiona Davis

The list is further broken down into 4 top awards:  Best Fiction, Best Non-Fiction, Best Debut and Best Young Adult novel categories for 2021 revealing subscriber’s choices for the top prizes.  Learn more about these books and see what else Bookbrowse has to offer patrons of the PPL at