The MHS English Department’s Favorite Books of 2021

Olivia Baude, Opinion Editor

Book sales are above what they were pre-pandemic; however, if you’re trying to contribute to the boom, you might have some trouble because there is a book shortage. In an NPR business show released on Oct. 4 entitled “All Things Considered,” Petra Mayer said, “The pandemic has meant that there’s no one to staff warehouses and ports, so getting printed books to market is way more difficult and expensive than it is usually.” 

If you are looking to get your hands on a physical book or instead opt to read digitally, scroll through some recommendations in alphabetical order by book title from members of the English Department below.