2019 Notable Books for Adults

Description
Since 1944, the goal of the Notable Books Council has been to make available to the nation’s readers a list of 26 very good, very readable, and at times very important fiction, nonfiction, and poetry books for the adult reader. This is the 2019 list.
1
1,130 members
23 reviews
½ 4.3
2
1,485 members
70 reviews
½ 3.6
3
9,876 members
517 reviews
½ 4.3
4
2,058 members
104 reviews
½ 3.7
6
2,296 members
135 reviews
3.9
7
788 members
50 reviews
4.1
8
4,317 members
194 reviews
4
9
3,975 members
257 reviews
3.9
10
859 members
51 reviews
3.9
11
1,031 members
39 reviews
½ 4.5
12
1,992 members
110 reviews
½ 4.3
13
1,066 members
59 reviews
4.1
14
688 members
22 reviews
4
15
538 members
16 reviews
½ 4.3
16
298 members
6 reviews
4
17
275 members
6 reviews
4.2
18
228 members
22 reviews
4.2
19
300 members
8 reviews
4.2
20
229 members
4 reviews
½ 4.4
21
195 members
6 reviews
½ 4.3
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sturlington
Explanations
22
184 members
6 reviews
½ 3.7
23
136 members
5 reviews
½ 4.3
24
5,409 members
246 reviews
4.1
25
Explanations
26
196 members
16 reviews
3.9
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