2019 in literature

This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 2019.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
2016
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021
2022

EventsEdit

New booksEdit

Dates after each title indicate U.S. publication, unless otherwise indicated.

FictionEdit

Children and young peopleEdit

PoetryEdit

DramaEdit

Non-fictionEdit

Biography and memoirsEdit

DeathsEdit

Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in literature" article:

AwardsEdit

The following list is arranged alphabetically:

Fiction:
Nonfiction:
Plays:
Poetry:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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