2022 B&N Speculative Fiction Book Award

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Babel: Or, The Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution (B&N Speculative Fiction Book Award Winner)

by R. F. Kuang

Babel: Or, The Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution (B&N Speculative Fiction Book Award Winner)

by R. F. Kuang

Barnes & Noble is proud to present the inaugural Speculative Fiction Book Award to R. F. Kuang's Babel, a dark academia standalone that's smart, witty and terrifying—the type of book you can't stop reading and can't stop recommending!

This Month's Pick: Threadneedle

Anna’s Aunt has always warned her of the dangers of magic. Its twists. Its knots. Its deadly consequences. Now Anna counts down the days to the ceremony that will bind her magic forever. Until she meets Effie and Attis.

Check out our previous Speculative Fiction Monthly Picks for more great reading.

Anna’s Aunt has always warned her of the dangers of magic. Its twists. Its knots. Its deadly consequences. Now Anna counts down the days to the ceremony that will bind her magic forever. Until she meets Effie and Attis.

Check out our previous Speculative Fiction Monthly Picks for more great reading.