The Over the Rainbow Committee of ALA’s Rainbow Roundtable has released the 2021 Over the Rainbow book list. 29 titles make up the Fiction and Poetry longlist and 19 titles are on the Nonfiction longlist this year and here are the top 10 fiction and nonfiction titles:
2021 Over the Rainbow Top 10 Fiction and Non-Fiction Titles:
Ace: What Asexuality Reveals About Desire, Society, and the Meaning of Sex by Angela Chen.
Here For It: Or, How to Save Your Soul in America by R. Eric Thomas.
A History of My Brief Body by Billy-Ray Belcourt.
Homesick: Stories by Nino Cipri.
Homie: Poems by Danez Smith.
My Autobiography of Carson McCullers: A Memoir by Jenn Shapland.
Plain Bad Heroines by Emily M. Danforth.
The Prettiest Star by Carter Sickels.
Real Life by Brandon Taylor.
What’s Your Pronoun?: Beyond He and She by Dennis Baron.