Our Bodies, Their Battlefields: War Through the Lives of Women Stranger in the Shogun's City: A Japanese Woman and Her World Had I Known: Collected Essays Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Riotous Black Girls, Troublesome Women, and Queer Radicals The Yellow House: A Memoir (2019 National Book Award Winner) Skull Cathedral: A Vestigial Anatomy The Better Half: On the Genetic Superiority of Women
Terroir: Love, Out of Place Wilmington's Lie (Winner of the 2021 Pulitzer Prize): The Murderous Coup of 1898 and the Rise of White Supremacy Chasing Chopin: A Musical Journey Across Three Centuries, Four Countries, and a Half-Dozen Revolutions The Next Great Migration: The Beauty and Terror of Life on the Move Warhol The Bird Way: A New Look at How Birds Talk, Work, Play, Parent, and Think Unfinished Business: Notes of a Chronic Re-Reader
Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family Maybe the People Would Be the Times The Last Stargazers: The Enduring Story of Astronomy's Vanishing Explorers Wow, No Thank You.: Essays The End of the Myth: From the Frontier to the Border Wall in the Mind of America Deported Americans: Life after Deportation to Mexico The Sword and the Shield: The Revolutionary Lives of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr.
999: The Extraordinary Young Women of the First Official Jewish Transport to Auschwitz In the Dream House: A Memoir Owls of the Eastern Ice: A Quest to Find and Save the World's Largest Owl Fathoms: The World in the Whale Like Love Celeste Holm Syndrome: On Character Actors from Hollywood's Golden Age A Series of Fortunate Events: Chance and the Making of the Planet, Life, and You

2021 Literary Awards Longlist

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By PEN America

2021 Literary Awards Longlist

In the Dream House: A Memoir

Carmen Maria Machado



Blake Gopnik


Fathoms: The World in the Whale

Rebecca Giggs


Like Love

Michele Morano


Maybe the People Would Be the Times

Lucy Sante


Terroir: Love, Out of Place

Natasha Sajé


Had I Known: Collected Essays

Barbara Ehrenreich