First up are books that haven’t been mentioned in any comments until this month. These are either recent releases or obscure books experiencing a revival.
The overall top books this month are similar to last month’s:
There are some more interesting books in the top 20 this month though, here’s a curated selection:
There’s been a big uptick in mentions for Why We Sleep, from a variety of users across a variety of subreddits. The Israel-Palestine conflict has spurred mentions for The ethnic cleansing of Palestine, while ongoing discussions about democratision of the stock market lead to increased awareness of financial planning books.
There were 9 new subreddits added to the redditreads database in May. These aren’t new on reddit, rather they only now exceeded the threshold for statistically significant results:
r/nostalgia stirs up some fond memories: