2018 Discover Awards Winners

See All

Our Prestigious Writing Awards

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

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

Summer 2019 Discover Great New Writers Selections

See All
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous
The Most Fun We Ever Had
The Confessions of Frannie Langton
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
The Darwin Affair
The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna
Gods of Jade and Shadow
How Not to Die Alone
A Bend in the Stars
The Last Book Party
Grace Will Lead Us Home: The Charleston Church Massacre and the Hard, Inspiring Journey to Forgiveness
The Van Apfel Girls Are Gone
The Rumor

Spring 2019 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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

All Discover Selections

See All
Educated
Cold Storage
The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Looking for Alaska
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
There There
The Secrets We Kept
A Woman Is No Man
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
The Woman in the Window
Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
Where'd You Go, Bernadette
Enemy Women: A Novel
House of Leaves
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous

All Discover Winners

See All
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Columbine
Heavy: An American Memoir (Barnes & Noble Discover Award Winner)
Girl with a Pearl Earring
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
Snow Falling on Cedars
The Shell Collector
Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century
A Constellation of Vital Phenomena
Only Killers and Thieves (Barnes & Noble Discover Award Winner)
The Last Season
Native Speaker
One Bullet Away: The Making of a Marine Officer