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This Nicholas Sparks book list includes summaries of all his books and is organized by the year the book was released.
This John Grisham book list is organized by year and includes links to reviews for some of his books and stories.
This complete list of Stephen King books and stories includes fiction and nonfiction and those works published under a pseudonym.
James Patterson's books are listed by year so that fans can see which books they still need to read and readers new to Patterson can check out the evolution of his work.
These are some of the biggest movies based on books coming in 2014.
Browse a complete list of Stephen King's movies and TV shows organized by year. The list includes King's short films and miniseries.
Browse a complete list of Danielle Steel books including fiction, nonfiction and children's books organized by release year.
Book club selections are important -- the right book can foster lively conversation and debate. Here are recommendations for many types of groups.
This one year book club reading list includes popular fiction and nonfiction that groups will enjoy reading and discussing.
Of the thousands of books that will be published in 2014, these are the new releases that are receiving a notable amount of praise. If you are looking for some new books to read, check out this list.
New to the master of legal suspense, John Grisham? Wondering where to start reading Grisham books? Check out this list for some recommendations of Grisham at his best.
Oprah revolutionized the way the world reads when she started her Book Club in 1996. Find a complete list of the books from Oprah's Book Club organized by year.
Nora Roberts publishes numerous books every year. Browse a complete list of all Nora Roberts' books here.
Danielle Steel publishes several new books each year. Find out about her newest book releases and what to expect in months to come.
Jodi Picoult's books vary widely in theme, but have a similar style. This list describes everything Picoult has written and is ordered by year.
A good beach read will be engaging and will allow you to read most of it before your sunscreen wears off. With this list of top beach books, all you need to remember is your towel.
Will John Grisham thrill us with another legal page turner? Give us another portrait of American life, like A Painted House and Bleachers? Find out what to expect from Grisham in the coming months.
Dean Koontz has published many books and stories, including fiction, nonfiction and children's books. Here is a complete list of Dean Koontz' books and writings by year.
Need to lead your book club or class? Want tips on how to promote a lively conversation? Here is a guide to leading a discussion about a book.
This is a complete list of Nicholas Sparks movies with information about the films and books on which they are based.
Find out what new releases to expect from bestselling author James Patterson in the coming year.
Find out what to expect from Nora Roberts and J.D. Robb, Roberts' mystery writing alias, in the next year.
Find a list of November new releases including dates, summaries and links to reviews. There are several nonfiction books included along with a big thriller and some literary choices.
Women, looking for books you are sure to love? These books for women are entertaining, intelligent, heart rending, captivating and written so well that you will believe they are true. They are great picks for women's book clubs and the kind of books you'll want to pass on to your mother, sister and best friend.
Want to learn how to start a book club? Here are some tips for establishing a strong group.
Here is a complete list of Janet Evanovich books organized by year with summaries of each book.
Wondering about the popular book, Fifty Shades of Grey? Here is a summary of the novel.
Mystery series are a good source of easy entertainment. Here is information about some of the most popular mystery novel series on the market today.
Gone Girl has been a hit as a book and movie. Find out why it has so many fans and if you should add it to your reading list.
Lead your book club, class or reading group conversation on To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee with these ready-to-go book club discussion questions.
Big Little Lies is perfect book club reading -- it is fun, fast and will give you a lot to discuss. Use these questions to keep the conversation going.
October is the month when many publishers release some of their biggest titles. Find out which books are the hottest of the hot in this new releases calendar.
Jodi Picoult has published more than a dozen novels that deal with moral dilemmas and often involve medicine and law. Wondering about Jodi Picoult's life and how she started writing? Check out this biography.
James Patterson is best known as an author of page turning books. Many of his books, however, have been turned into movies. Find a complete list of James Patterson movies by year here.
This is a biography about Veronica Roth, author of the Divergent trilogy.
Here is a list of the biggest movies that were first books that will be released in 2013.
Wonder by R.J. Palacio is a children's book with enough meat for adult book clubs to enjoy.
This review of Night, by Elie Wiesel, examines why this account of the Holocaust is so powerful and what purpose it it serves almost half a century after it was first published.
Beach reading, by definition, is not very heavy. It is difficult to contemplate weighty content with sand between your toes and a frisbee being thrown over your head. But just because you need a fun book for the beach, doesn't mean you have to read something completely fluffy. These five books were some of the best from the past year, but they are also light enough to throw in your beach bag.
Find out about The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini. Is this tale of friendship, betrayal and redemption that is set in Afghanistan worth reading? The Kite Runner topped the bestsellers lists for several reasons. Find out what they are here.
This complete list of Mary Higgins Clark's books provides an up-to-date reference of all Mary Higgins Clark's books, fiction and nonfiction. Find out what the queen of suspense has written.
This September new book releases calendar is your guide to the big books of the fall publishing season.
Michael Crichton wrote fast paced, often cautionary books. Find a list of all his books, including his early work written under the pseudonym John Lange.
These good books to read in winter are books that complement the short, cold days and long winter nights.
Find out about the latest books from Janet Evanovich.
Find out about Jodi Picoult's latest book release and what is on the horizon for this popular author. There's a date for her upcoming book and a short summary.
In Sing You Home by Jodi Picoult, a gay couple wants to conceive a child using IVF. Use these book club discussion questions on Sing You Home to lead your reading group into the book.
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee remains as powerful today as when it was first released in 1960. Find out what makes this American classic a must read.
These books are great fall reads because they are about change and reflection, matching the tone of the season.
Stephenie Meyer's first book was Twilight. Since then, Meyer has published several other books. Find a complete list of her writing here.
These book club discussion questions explore Canada by Richard Ford
Dear John by Nicholas Sparks is one of his most popular books, especially since it was made into a movie. This review discusses if it is a good read.
Looking for an inspirational book? These inpirational books are true stories that will keep you reading.
Chris Gardner’s life story is impressive. Despite having never gone to college, and after a period of being homeless, he became a wildly successful stockbroker and wrote his memoir, Pursuit of Happyness. It’s not surprising that Hollywood turned his story into a blockbuster film starring Will Smith. Pursuit of Happyness tracks this happy, rags-to-riches story, including his unhappy childhood and his adult progression through a few different careers.
The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield is a book for book lovers. Find out why it is one of my favorite books from the past several years.
The Invention of Wings is historical fiction based on a real person. It was chosen for Oprah's Book Club in 2014. Find out why so many readers love this book.
Use these book club discussion questions to think about The Fault in Our Stars by John Green.
Christian book clubs can use these recommendations to choose fiction or nonfiction books that will promote stimulating discussions about the Christian faith.
These books from high school summer reading lists are classics that every adult should read.
Find out when the latest Mary Higgins Clark thriller will be released here.
Angels and Demons is Dan's Brown first Robert Langdon thriller. Angels takes place chronologically before The Da Vinci Code and also involves a conspiracy within the Catholic church.
Dean Koontz is one of the most prolific suspense writers alive. It is no surprise, then, that many of Koontz's books have been adapted into movies. Here is a complete list of Dean Koontz movies by year.
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote is a classic that reappeared on the bestsellers lists in 2005 thanks to the hit movie,
Like Jodi Picoult? These books are written in a style similar to Jodi Picoult's writing and cover themes that her fans may enjoy.
Find out when Sophie Kinsella's next book is coming out and if you can expect more Shopaholics or something new.
Stephen King is one of the most prolific authors in the world, with almost as many movies as books under his belt. Find out how King became the master of horror.
These ideas will help you start, maintain and lead a book club.
This is a complete list of John Grisham movies, mostly based on his books but also including an original screenplay.
Jodi Picoult books are filled with conflict, family drama, love and shocking twists -- no wonder so many of them have been adapted into movies. Here is a complete list of movies based on Jodi Picoult's books.
Grisham, who was a lawyer and a legislator, is known for his legal thrillers, but has branched out with books such as Bleachers in recent years.
For One More Day by Mitch Albom is a fictional book about a man who gets to spend a day with his mother who died 8 years earlier.
There is nothing quite like the horror of Stephen King. Here is a complete list of new and upcoming Stephen King book releases.
Wondering how to structure your book club dinner group, how long the meeting should go and how you fit in your book club discussion with dinner and social time? Check out these tips on hosting a smooth and successful book club dinner.
The Confession by John Grisham is a thriller that delves into an issue important to the author, the death penalty.
Harry Potter is the British boy-wizard who changed the literary world. Find information about all the Harry Potter books and movies--including reviews, trivia and more--right here.
Find out about the newest releases from bestselling author Dan Brown.
A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini is a great choice for book clubs. Use these book club discussion questions to delve into Hosseini's heart-rending second novel.
Book clubs will fall in love with The Rosie Project. These questions will help your group have a fun and thorough conversation about the book.
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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon tells the story of a teenager with Asperger's syndrome's quest to find out who killed the neighbor's dog. Find out if this mystery is worth getting to the bottom of.
The Brown Bag Book Club from Madison, Wisconsin shares a list of their 10 favorite books of all time. Use this recommendation list to get ideas for your book club.
Want to read some of the best novels containing love stories from the past decade? Here are some recommendations.
The Secret Life of Bees, Sue Monk Kidd's debut novel, topped the best sellers lists for months and is being made into a movie. The Secret Life of Bees movie will star Dakota Fanning as Lily. Read this review of The Secret Life of Bees to see why you should read The Secret Life of Bees before seeing the movie.
Cross by James Patterson is the next book in Patterson's successful Alex Cross detective series. In Cross, Alex searches for
Looking for something easy and not too deep to read? Need a fun, girly story for the beach? Check out this list of chick lit authors and see if you can find any of their books at the local library.
The Innocent Man is John Grisham's first nonfiction book. The story of Ron Williamson's wrongful murder conviction and twelve years on death row, The Innocent Man is a story that takes place in America's justice system, but it is not a typical Grisham thriller.
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green is a young adult book about a teen with cancer that adults would enjoy as well.
The Help, a first novel from Kathryn Stockett, tells the story of a young white woman in Jackson, Mississippi in the 1960s and a group of black maids who work for the families of her friends. Use these book club discussion questions on The Help to discuss the struggles the women face as they chafe against the written and unwritten rules that limit their lives.
These are the few, the final big book releases of 2014. Find out what good books December brings.
This book review of The Road by Cormac McCarthy explores why the novel has gained so much acclaim and whether it is worth reading.
This novel by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows is a charming book about reading, letters and life on a small island during and after World War II.
Oprah's Book Club has made dozens of books bestsellers over the years. Find out the history of this book club and how to join.
'The Shack' by William P. Young is a story about a man who spends a weekend with God in a shack where his life was tragically changed years earlier. 'The Shack' examines how a good God can allow suffering.
These questions are ready for book clubs to use in their discussions on Meg Wolitzer's The Interestings.
Find out what the first new book releases of 2014 will be in this calendar for January.
These book club questions on Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand work through each part of the narrative.
These books provide some comic relief during the holiday season. There is a mix of fiction and nonfiction from favorite authors.
Use these questions to guide your discussion of Sue Monk Kidd's bestselling novel, The Secret Life of Bees, a coming-of-age tale.
Find out whether August book releases are more summer reads or have the serious books we expect from fall publishing.
Looking for bestsellers to throw in your back pack and read on the plane or the beach? Here's a list of books that are perfect to take with you on vacation.
These books are classified as young adult but have such good stories that adults won't want to miss them either.
These classic chick lit recommendations are similar to Confessions of a Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella.
These books about relationships are great for women interested in reading about family drama, marriage and the struggles that shape relationships. These are some of the best fiction relationship books from the past few years.
These questions can help book clubs have a lively discussion of The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith -- the mystery, the characters and the true author's relationship to the literary plot.
These book club discussion questions on The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern allow you to enter deeper into the magic of the novel.
Many of us were required to read dystopia books about the future during high school. I am extremely thankful to my teachers for assigning some of these books, and glad I chose to read the others. Books about the future remain some of my favorite novels of all time, providing great and haunting stories that can enlighten our current social struggles as well. Enjoy these prophetic voices.
The Maze Runner by James Dashner is a young adult book that has plenty of questions and ideas for book clubs to discuss. This guide will help you dive in.
What is the What is an astonishing, eye-opening, and heartbreaking book that defies classification. Once youve read it, the story of Valentino Achak Deng refuses to leave your mind. Even if youre not familiar with the Lost Boys and their struggles to escape from war-torn Sudan, youll be drawn into this pseudo-autobiography. What is the What tells a devastating story but never plays for sympathy. Instead, the hope, complexity, and tragedy of the situation take center stage.
This book review of In Cold Blood by Truman Capote covers what makes it a classic and whether In Cold Blood is worth adding to your library.
Janet Evanovich is the bestselling author of more than 45 books. Find out more about her life and background in this bio.
These questions can help book clubs work through The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman.
'The Shack' by William P. Young is a story that explores God's role in suffering. Use these book club discussion questions and study guide on 'The Shack' to discuss Mack's journey and your own ideas about the big questions in life.
These questions will help you work through 'And the Mountains Echoed' by Khaled Hosseini.
Life of Pi by Yann Martel is a great book for book clubs to discuss. Use these book club discussion questions on Life of Pi to lead your book club through the questions Martel raises.
Here is Oprah's most recent book club pick.
Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen is a captivating story filled with adventure and romance. There is a reason this is a book club favorite.
The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson is a true story about the Chicago World's Fair.
Find out all about the biggest new books for June 2014.
This is a calendar of new book releases for 2013 organized by month.
Use these book club discussion questions to discuss Nightwoods by Charles Frazier.
The White Tiger tells the story of a young entrepreneur in India whose childhood nickname was the white tiger. It is an original and compelling story about modern India. Use these book club discussion questions on The White Tiger to lead your reading group into a conversation about the book.
Morrigan's Cross by Nora Roberts is the first book in her 2006 paranormal Circle Trilogy. The goddess Morrigan commissions a group of six to fight the demon Lilith and her army of vampires. Morrigan's Cross was released straight to paperback, so I did not expect much from the story. I was, however, pleasantly surprised.
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown has swept the world. Is this bestseller worth your time? Find out here.
Little Bee, a powerful and beautiful novel written by Chris Cleave, is hard to describe. This is due, in part, to the book jacket's coyness about the subject matter; it suggests that the reader not to reveal too much about the plot. It's not revealing too much to say that Little Bee is a captivating novel, exquisitely written. It's worth picking up to find its secrets out for yourself.
A review of Jodi Picoult's book 'My Sister's Keeper,' about a girl who sues her parents for a right to make her own medical decisions.
Book clubs can use these questions to explore The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith and to delve into why Rowling used a pseudonym for the book.
This calendar of book releases for July 2014 covers a variety of books from different genres that are expected to be popular.
James Patterson's biography tells about Patterson's life, career and bestselling books. Read about how James Patterson became one of the bestselling authors of the 21st century.
The Reader by Bernhard Schlink is the story of a 15-year-old boy who has an affair with a woman more than twice his age. Years later, he finds out a secret about her.
Still Life with Bread Crumbs gives book clubs a chance to discuss relationships and life changes.
Here are some Christmas gift ideas for book lovers.
Use these book club discussion questions to discuss Charles Frazier's second novel, Thirteen Moons. Thirteen Moons is an epic American tale similar to Frazier's Cold Mountain. Frazier gives book clubs much to discuss.
Book Club Discussion Questions - The pages of Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen burst with rich descriptions and action. You will be drawn into the world of ringmasters, elephants and sideshows. You will also experience the world of nursing homes and old age. Use these book club discussion questions on Water for Elephants to lead your book club's discussion of this story.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon is a mystery told from the perspective of a teenager with a developmental disability.
Winter of the World by Ken Follett is the second book in the Century Trilogy.
She is currently one of the most prolific writers in the world, best known for her romance novels. More than twenty of her novels have been adapted for TV.
The Hundred Foot Journey is a book with many themes and flavors -- perfect for a book club dinner.
The Time Travler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger is a love story with a twist. Henry, the main character, involuntarily gets misplaced in time. Want to lead a discussion on The Time Traveler's Wife with your book club or class? Check out these reading group questions.
The Host is Stephenie Meyer's first adult novel. The human race has been taken over by parasitic but peace-loving aliens called souls. Melanie, the human host of a soul called Wanderer, is resistant and refuses to fade away, leading Wanderer on a journey unlike any she's experienced in her nine lives in other hosts' bodies around the universe.
The Lacuna follows the life of Harrison Shepherd, a boy with an American father and Mexican mother who grows up in both countries, from 1929 - 1951. Use these book club discussion questions on The Lacuna to delve into Kingsolver's work of historical fiction.
Book clubs will find discussion of The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini an easy task. Use these book club discussion questions on The Kite Runner to focus the discussion and go deep.
The Road by Cormac McCarthy capture moments of lyrical and emotional beauty in a father and son’s haunted relationship even as a silent cloud of death covers the world in darkness. These book club discussion questions on The Road will help your book club delve into McCarthy's brutally astonishing work.
Find out the latest Stephenie Meyer books and what book Stephenie Meyer will be releasing soon.
The Help, a first novel from Kathryn Stockett, is the story of a young white woman in Jackson, Mississippi in the 1960s and a group of black maids who work for the families of her friends. Stockett writes about the struggles the women face as they chafe against the written and unwritten rules that limit their lives.
As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner was an Oprah Book Club pick in 2005. Interested in studying As I Lay Dying with your book club? These resources will help your book club or class studying As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner, gleaning all you can from this classic piece of literature.
The Black Dahlia by James Ellroy is an exquisitely written book of murder and obsession that takes the true details of the unsolved 1947 Elizabeth Short murder and creates a fictional story of a police detective determined to solve the case. The Black Dahlia is a page turning mystery novel, but it is also much more. Ellroy uses the story to delve into the dark recesses of the human psyche and force the reader to deal with obsession, evil, right and wrong.
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Here are book club discussion questions for Alex George's debut novel, A Good American.
My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult presents a lot of questions for book clubs to discuss. These book club discussion questions on My Sister's Keeper will allow your book club to delve into the issues Jodi Picoult raises.
Memoirs of a Geisha is a book full of history, romance and life in another culture. If you like Memoirs of a Geisha and want more historical books about women in other cultures, here are some recommendations.