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Book of the Year

Bexley's book of the year

Bexley Book of the Year 2021 Shortlist

Thank you for all your suggestions for our Book of the Year Award.

It is now time to vote for your winner from this years shortlist. Cast your vote using the online form below or pick up a voting form from one of the Bexley Libraries.

Voting will close on Friday 31 December.

"American Dirt" by Jeanine Cummins

"An extraordinary story of the lengths a mother will go to to save her son."

"Hamnet" by Maggie O'Farrell

"Richly sensuous... something special"
"A thing of shimmering wonder"

"The Lost Spells" by Robert MacFarlane and Jackie Morris

"A book about spells that succeeds in being spell-binding in its own right . . . It already feels like a true classic."

"The Salt Path" by Raynor Winns

"The uplifting true story of the couple who lost everything and embarked on a journey of salvation across the windswept South West coastline."

"The Girl with the Louding Voice" by Abi Dare

"A story of courage that will win over your heart."


"The Midnight Library" by Matt Haig

"A beguiling read, filled with warmth and humour, and a vibrant celebration of the power of books to change lives."









Bexley Book of the Year 2021 shortlist
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