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2017 B&N Discover Award Winners

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Congratulations to the 2017 Discover Award winners: Patty Yumi Cottrell for Sorry to Disrupt the Peace and Jessica Bruder for Nomadland. See all Winners & Finalists.

Sorry to Disrupt the Peace (Barnes & Noble Discover Award Winner)
Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century (Barnes & Noble Discover Award Winner)

Spring 2019 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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The Far Field Pre-Order Now
Sissy: A Coming-of-Gender Story Pre-Order Now
We Must Be Brave Pre-Order Now
Lights All Night Long Pre-Order Now
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive Pre-Order Now
Enchantée Pre-Order Now
The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls Pre-Order Now
What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker: A Memoir in Essays Pre-Order Now
American Spy Pre-Order Now
The Age of Light Pre-Order Now
A Woman Is No Man Pre-Order Now
An Affair of Poisons Pre-Order Now
The Bold World: A Memoir of Family and Transformation Pre-Order Now
The Girls at 17 Swann Street Pre-Order Now
Golden Child Pre-Order Now

Fall 2018 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment
Heavy: An American Memoir
Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth
The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock
The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Family Trust
To Shake the Sleeping Self: A Journey from Oregon to Patagonia, and a Quest for a Life with No Regret
All You Can Ever Know
The Lost Queen
The Class: A Life-Changing Teacher, His World-Changing Kids, and the Most Inventive Classroom in America
The Waiter
All the Colors We Will See: Reflections on Barriers, Brokenness, and Finding Our Way

Summer 2018 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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There There
America for Beginners: A Novel
Bearskin
A Place for Us
Vox
The Poppy War
Dear Mrs. Bird
Ohio
What We Were Promised
Fruit of the Drunken Tree
No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black and Free in America
Social Creature
The Ensemble
Little Panic: Dispatches from an Anxious Life
Futureface: A Family Mystery, an Epic Quest, and the Secret to Belonging

Spring 2018 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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Educated
The Woman in the Window
The Immortalists
Love, Hate and Other Filters
Tangerine
The Chalk Man
Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower
Heart Berries
This Will Be My Undoing: Living at the Intersection of Black, Female, and Feminist in (White) America
White Chrysanthemum
Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian Lions
The House of Impossible Beauties
Brass
Only Killers and Thieves: A Novel
The Gunners

All Discover Selections

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The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock
Educated
The Tattooist of Auschwitz
There There
The Essex Serpent
The Woman in the Window
America for Beginners: A Novel
Bearskin
A Place for Us
Family Trust
American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey into the Business of Punishment
Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth
The Immortalists
Ghost Soldiers: The Epic Account of World War II's Greatest Rescue Mission
Sharp Objects

All Discover Winners

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