2021 Non-Obvious Book Awards Longlist Selections

By Non-Obvious Books | Curated by Rohit Bhargava

By Non-Obvious Books | Curated by Rohit Bhargava

2021 Non-Obvious Book Awards Longlist Selections

You Can't Be Serious

Kal Penn

$28.00
$25.76

Will

Will Smith

$30.00
$27.60

When We Cease to Understand the World

Benjamin Labatut

$17.95
$16.51

Useful Delusions: The Power and Paradox of the Self-Deceiving...

Shankar Vedantam and Bill Mesler

$27.95
$25.71

Under a White Sky: The Nature of the Future

Elizabeth Kolbert

$28.00
$25.76

True Believer: The Rise and Fall of Stan Lee

Abraham Riesman

$28.00
$25.76

Trans: When Ideology Meets Reality

Helen Joyce

$25.95
$23.87

The Power of Nothing to Lose: The Hail Mary Effect in...

William L. Silber

$28.99
$26.67

The Book of Hope: A Survival Guide for Trying Times

Douglas Abrams and Jane Goodall

$28.00
$25.76

The 2000s Made Me Gay: Essays on Pop Culture

Grace Perry

$16.99
$15.63

Subtract: The Untapped Science of Less

Leidy Klotz

$28.99
$26.67

Spite: The Upside of Your Dark Side

Simon McCarthy-Jones

$28.00
$25.76

Reset: A Leader's Guide to Work in an Age of Upheaval

Johnny C. Taylor

$28.00
$25.76

Play Nice But Win: A Ceo's Journey from Founder to Leader

James Kaplan and Michael Dell

$28.00
$25.76

Per My Last Email: Witty, Wicked, and Wonderfully Weird...

Stephanie K. Wright

$14.99
$13.79

Move: The Forces Uprooting Us

Parag Khanna

$30.00
$27.60

Mine!: How the Hidden Rules of Ownership Control Our Lives

Michael A. Heller and James Salzman

$28.95
$26.63

Math Without Numbers

Milo Beckman

$27.00
$24.84

Laziness Does Not Exist

Devon Price

$27.00
$24.84

Humor, Seriously: Why Humor Is a Secret Weapon in Business...

Naomi Bagdonas and Jennifer Aaker

$28.00
$25.76

Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law

Mary Roach

$26.95
$24.79

Four Lost Cities: A Secret History of the Urban Age

Annalee Newitz

$17.95
$16.51

For Brown Girls with Sharp Edges and Tender Hearts: A Love...

Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodríguez

$28.00
$25.76

Extra Bold: A Feminist, Inclusive, Anti-Racist, Nonbinary...

Jennifer Tobias, Ellen Lupton, et al.

$29.95
$27.55

Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism

Amanda Montell

$27.99
$25.75

Black Futures

Jenna Wortham and Kimberly Drew

$40.00
$36.80

Bad News: How Woke Media Is Undermining Democracy

Batya Ungar-Sargon

$28.99
$26.67

An Illustrated Book of Loaded Language: Learn to Hear What's...

Ali Almossawi and Alejandro Giraldo

$16.95
$15.59

12 Bytes: How We Got Here. Where We Might Go Next

Jeanette Winterson

$27.00
$24.84