2018 Discover Awards Winners

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Congratulations to the 2018 Discover Awards winners: Paul Howarth for Only Killers and Thieves and Kiese Laymon for Heavy. See all Winners & Finalists.

Only Killers and Thieves (Barnes & Noble Discover Award Winner)
Heavy: An American Memoir (Barnes & Noble Discover Award Winner)

Fall 2019 Discover Great New Writers Selections

The Doll Factory
Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion
The Chestnut Man Pre-Order Now
The Secrets We Kept Pre-Order Now
The Ten Thousand Doors of January Pre-Order Now
Cold Storage Pre-Order Now
Steel Crow Saga Pre-Order Now
How We Fight for Our Lives Pre-Order Now
Ordinary Girls: A Memoir Pre-Order Now
Your House Will Pay Pre-Order Now
A Particular Kind of Black Man

Summer 2019 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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The Most Fun We Ever Had
The Darwin Affair
The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous
The Confessions of Frannie Langton
Gods of Jade and Shadow
From Scratch: A Memoir of Love, Sicily, and Finding Home
This Is Not a T-Shirt: A Brand, a Culture, a Community--a Life in Streetwear
Disappearing Earth
How Not to Die Alone
The Last Book Party
A Bend in the Stars
The Rumor
Grace Will Lead Us Home: The Charleston Church Massacre and the Hard, Inspiring Journey to Forgiveness
First Cosmic Velocity

Spring 2019 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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We Must Be Brave
American Spy
A Woman Is No Man
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive
The Field Guide to the North American Teenager
What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker: A Memoir in Essays
The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls
Enchantée
The Parisian
The Age of Light
Lights All Night Long
Sissy: A Coming-of-Gender Story
Golden Child
Light Years
The Girls at 17 Swann Street

All Discover Selections

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Educated
There There
The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Ohio
Where'd You Go, Bernadette
The Woman in the Window
We Must Be Brave
The Most Fun We Ever Had
The Darwin Affair
The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna
Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
Homegoing
Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion
The Secret History
Sharp Objects: A Novel

All Discover Winners

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Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
Heavy: An American Memoir (Barnes & Noble Discover Award Winner)
Columbine
Only Killers and Thieves (Barnes & Noble Discover Award Winner)
Beautiful Boy (Tie-In): A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction
Ghost Soldiers: The Epic Account of World War II's Greatest Rescue Mission
Girl with a Pearl Earring
Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century
The Shell Collector
Snow Falling on Cedars
Native Speaker
The Last Season
One Bullet Away: The Making of a Marine Officer
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena