2022 Michigan Notable Books

The premier award celebration for 2022 Michigan Notable Books, Night for Notables event on Saturday evening, April 30, 2022. The Notable Book authors are invited as special guests to publicly receive their awards, enjoy a program with a renown speaker from the literary community and converse with invited guests.

The Library of Michigan has announced the titles and authors of the 2022 Michigan Notable Book list. The celebrated books encompass the entire Great Lakes basin from the far reaches of the Upper Peninsula to stories about Detroit, and all along the shores of Lake Michigan.

Each year, the Michigan Notable Book (MNB) list features 20 books, published during the previous calendar year, which are about or set in Michigan, or written by a Michigan author. Selections include a variety of genres, both fiction and nonfiction, that appeal to many audiences and explore topics and issues close to the hearts of Michigan residents.

To view the Press Release.

Click here to view the notable books and authors.

Detroit Free Press Announcement article

More info on the 2022 Notable Books can be found at this link

We extend a huge thanks to the Michigan Humanities Council for their generous support of the 2022 Michigan Notable Book Program 

You too can help assure the Michigan Notable Book Program and other rich literary programs like it continue to thrive by making a tax-deductive donation today to the Library of Michigan Foundation.

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