Books  |  Nov 26, 2021

Curtis Brown authors on Waterstones Best Books of 2021

The Waterstones Best Books of 2021 list has been released and we are delighted to see so many Curtis Brown authors feature. From heartwarming stories to spine-tingling thrillers to mouthwatering cookery books - here are the titles to look out for in the Best Books round up. 


Silverview by John le Carré
First Person Singular by Haruki Murakami
How to Kill Your Family by Bella Mackie
Animal by Lisa Taddeo
Sunset by Jessie Cave
The Black Dress by Deborah Moggach
Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr
The Island of Missing Trees by Elif Shafak
The Gardener by Salley Vickers


How to Survive Family Holidays by Jack Whitehall & Michael Whitehall


Reflections by Holly Willoughby
Forever Young by Hayley Mills
All About Me by Mel Brooks
How to Survive Family Holidays by Jack Whitehall & Michael Whitehall


Tunnel 29 by Helena Merriman
SAS Great Escapes by Damien Lewis

Food and Drink:

Taste by Stanley Tucci
One: Pot, Pan, Planet by Anna Jones
The Sweet Roasting Tin by Rukmini Iyer

Crime & Thriller:

A Line to Kill by Anthony Horowitz
A Haunting at Holkham by Anne Glenconner
The Midnight Lock by Jeffery Deaver
Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarty
The Heights by Louise Candlish


The Right to Sex by Amia Srinivasan
Empire of Pain by Patrick Radden Keefe


The Christmasaurus and the Naughty List by Tom Fletcher
The Boy with Wings by Lenny Henry
The Great Dream Robbery by Greg James & Chris Smith
Ghostcloud by Michael Mann
The 143-Storey Treehouse by Andy Griffiths 
Maria’s Island by Victoria Hislop


Odd Boy Out by Gyles Brandreth
Maybe I Don’t Belong Here by David Harewood
Beautiful Country by Qian Julie Wang
Philip by Gyles Brandreth

Baby and Toddler:

The Christmasaurus by Tom Fletcher

Sci-Fi and Fantasy

The Haunting Season featuring a story from Imogen Hermes Gower

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