Literati Cultura™ Selections

2024 Selections

August: The Volcano Daughters by Gina María Balibrera

July: The God of the Woods by Liz Moore

June: Ask Me Again by Clare Sestanovich

May: Housemates by Emma Copley Eisenberg

April: There's Always This Year by Hanif Abdurraqib

March: Beautyland by Marie-Helene Bertino

February: My Friends by Hisham Matar

January: Martyr! by Kaveh Akbar

2023 Selections

December: Day by Michael Cunningham

November: Death Valley by Melissa Broder

October: Blackouts by Justin Torres

September: Land of Milk and Honey by C Pam Zhang

August: Hangman by Maya Binyam

July: The Librarianist by Patrick deWitt

June: Meet Me Tonight in Atlantic City by Jane Wong

May: La Tercera by Gina Apostol

April: I Am My Country by Kenan Orhan

MarchI Have Some Questions for You by Rebecca Makkai

FebruaryCouplets by Maggie Millner

JanuaryThis Other Eden by Paul Harding

2022 Selections

December: Roses, in the Mouth of a Lion by Bushra Rehman

November: Liberation Day by George Saunders

October: Our Missing Hearts by Celeste Ng

SeptemberStay True by Hua Hsu

August: Mercury Pictures Presents by Anthony Marra 

July: The Long Answer by Anna Hogeland

June: Last Summer on State Street by Toya Wolfe

May: Siren Queen by Nghi Vo 

AprilTrue Biz by Sara Novic

March: The Swimmers by Julie Otsuka 

Feburary: The Family Chao by Lan Samantha Chang

January:  To Paradise by Hanya Yanagihara

2021 Selections

December: Five Tuesdays in Winter by Lily King

November: Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles

October: Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr

September: The Book of Form and Emptiness by Ruth Ozeki 

 August: Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois by Honoree Fanonne Jeffers

July: Intimacies by Katie Kitamura

June: All the Water I've Seen is Running by Elias Rodriques

May: The Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead

April:The Five Wounds by Kirsten Valdez Quade

March: Raft of Stars by Andrew J. Graff

February: Zorrie by Laird Hunt 

January: Hades, Argentina by Daniel Loedel 

2020 Selections

December: Perestroika in Paris by Jane Smiley

Novemeber: The Cold Millions by Jess Walter

October: Jack by Marilynne Robinson

September: Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi