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Writer's Digest: 71 Books and Authors to Check Out in 2021!

Updated: 2 days ago

Need a book to read in 2021? Want to find a new author to check out? Then, explore this list of 71 books and authors featured in our author spotlight series in a variety of genres.


Do you need something to read? Here are 71 books that were published in 2021 that we've featured in our author spotlight series. We've tried to break them out into specific categories with the book title, author, publisher, published date, and an elevator pitch provided by the author.

If you want to read an interview with the author about writing and publishing the book and more general writing advice, then be sure to click on the learn more link for the book. Enjoy!

71 Books and Authors to Check Out in 2021

Historical Fiction

Surviving Savannah, by Patti Callahan (Berkley, March 9)

Elevator Pitch: The Titanic of the South—a dual timeline journey with