Everyone likes a winner and that is also true in the world of books. That is why we will be looking at 5 award winning books that you should read. Keep reading to find out which books made our list!
For this list, we went all the way back to 2017 to choose our winners. The winners have showed up on many lists and have done well with readers. That goes to show you that award-winning books can be popular as well. And that was very true for 2017. You can see the full list below.
5 Award Winning Books That You Should Read
- The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead – Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
- The Obelisk Gate by N. K. Jemisin – Hugo Award Best Novel
- Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders – Booker Prize
- The Stone Sky by N.K. Jemisin – The Nebula Award Best Novel
- Ararat by Christopher Golden -Bram Stoker Award
Award Winning Books to Check Out
The first novel to make out list The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. This was the first of two novels by Whitehead to won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. He is an amazing writer and he is easily becoming one of my favorite authors.
Another novel that has aged well over the years is Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunder. It is considered as the best novel of the decade by some critics. That alone should be enough reason to see what the hype is all about.
That is all for our list of the 5 award winning books that you should read. How many of those have you read? 2017 showcased that is a great year for books which is great for everyone who loves books!