30 Exquisite Books and Cover Designs in 2019 (Part 1)


THE amount of books published every year is a staggering number, and it is an anxiety-inducing thought to realize that there will never be enough time to read all the books you want in the world. Therefore, it is good to be wise and to choose only the books worth your time. Here is a selection of books published this year that are not only worth reading, but also have cover designs that stand out from the rest.

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A Wonderful Stroke of Luck

Ann Beattie


Normal People Sally Rooney

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Lauren Groff



Helen Oyeyemi


Rules for Visiting

Jessica Francis Kane

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The Study of Animal Languages

Linsday Stern



Ali Smith

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Women Talking

Miriam Toews

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Searching for Sylvie Lee

Jean Kwok

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I Miss You When I Blink: Essays

Mary Laura Philpott

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The Art of Simple Living

Shunmyo Masuno

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The Moment of Lift

Melinda Gates

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If, Then

Kate Hope Day

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Juliet the Maniac

Juliet Escoria

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The Dreamers

Karen Thompson Walker