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These are some of the biggest movies based on books coming in 2014.
This Nicholas Sparks book list includes summaries of all his books and is organized by the year the book was released.
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.
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.
This John Grisham book list is organized by year and includes links to reviews for some of his books and stories.
Browse a complete list of Stephen King's movies and TV shows organized by year. The list includes King's short films and miniseries.
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.
Browse a complete list of Danielle Steel books including fiction, nonfiction and children's books organized by release year.
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.
This one year book club reading list includes popular fiction and nonfiction that groups will enjoy reading and discussing.
Nora Roberts publishes numerous books every year. Browse a complete list of all Nora Roberts' books here.
Book club selections are important -- the right book can foster lively conversation and debate. Here are recommendations for many types of groups.
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.
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. This Oprah Book Club book list is organized by year.
This September new book releases calendar is your guide to the big books of the fall publishing season.
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.
Danielle Steel publishes several new books each year. Find out about her newest book releases and what to expect in months to come.
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.
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.
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 what new releases to expect from bestselling author James Patterson in the coming year.
This is a complete list of Nicholas Sparks movies with information about the films and books on which they are based.
Find out what to expect from Nora Roberts and J.D. Robb, Roberts' mystery writing alias, in the next year.
Wondering about the popular book, Fifty Shades of Grey? Here is a summary of the novel.
Want to learn how to start a book club? Here are some tips for establishing a strong group.
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.
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.
These books are great fall reads because they are about change and reflection, matching the tone of the season.
Here is a list of the biggest movies that were first books that will be released in 2013.
Here is a complete list of Janet Evanovich books organized by year with summaries of each book.
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.
Wonder by R.J. Palacio is a children's book with enough meat for adult book clubs to enjoy.
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.
These books from high school summer reading lists are classics that every adult should read.
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 is a biography about Veronica Roth, author of the Divergent trilogy.
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.
Find out whether August book releases are more summer reads or have the serious books we expect from fall publishing.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Janet Evanovich releases several new books every year. Find out the dates of the newest and upcoming book releases.
Use these book club discussion questions to think about The Fault in Our Stars by John Green.
Stephenie Meyer's first book was Twilight. Since then, Meyer has published several other books. Find a complete list of her writing here.
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.
Christian book clubs can use these recommendations to choose fiction or nonfiction books that will promote stimulating discussions about the Christian faith.
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.
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.
Read a review of both the book and film versions of Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden. Find out whether Memoirs of a Geisha is worth reading and worth seeing.
These good books to read in winter are books that complement the short, cold days and long winter nights.
Looking for an inspirational book? These inpirational books are true stories that will keep you reading.
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.
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Night is Elie Wiesel's memoir of his experience in Nazi concentration camps during the Holocaust. An Oprah Book Club pick, find discussion questions for your book club or class here.
Live by Night is Dennis Lehane's second foray into historical fiction.
These ideas will help you start, maintain and lead a book club.
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.
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.
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote is a classic that reappeared on the bestsellers lists in 2005 thanks to the hit movie,
Want to read some of the best novels containing love stories from the past decade? Here are some recommendations.
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.
Like Jodi Picoult? These books are written in a style similar to Jodi Picoult's writing and cover themes that her fans may enjoy.
The Hundred Foot Journey is a book with many themes and flavors -- perfect for a book club dinner.
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.
Find out what the first new book releases of 2014 will be in this calendar for January.
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.
Here is Oprah's most recent book club pick.
Find out when the latest Mary Higgins Clark thriller will be released here.
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.
Winter of the World by Ken Follett is the second book in the Century Trilogy.
'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.
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 Stephen King became the master of horror in this Stephen King Biography. The biography also lists Stephen King's background and little known facts about his life.
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.
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.
The Confession by John Grisham is a thriller that delves into an issue important to the author, the death penalty.
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 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.
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.
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.
There is nothing quite like the horror of Stephen King. Here is a complete list of new and upcoming Stephen King book releases.
This is a calendar of new book releases for 2013 organized by month.
Anita Shreve’s previous novels, including The Weight of Water and A Wedding in December have established her as an immensely successful writer—Oprah’s Book Club endorsement of The Pilot’s Wife didn’t hurt either. Her latest release, Body Surfing, is even more appealing than her previous works. This moving story of a young woman who bonds with the family she works for will engross readers, thanks to Shreve’s skilled writing.
These books are classified as young adult but have such good stories that adults won't want to miss them either.
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.
This calendar of book releases for July 2014 covers a variety of books from different genres that are expected to be popular.
This book review of The Road by Cormac McCarthy explores why the novel has gained so much acclaim and whether it is worth reading.
he Hunger Games and its sequel, Catching Fire, by Suzanne Collins are both worth reading in a stop-whatever-else-you’re-doing-and-consume-these-in-48-hours-or-less type fashion. Read a complete review of the first two books in The Hunger Games trilogy.
Find out what new releases to expect from bestselling author Dan Brown in the coming year.
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 classic chick lit recommendations are similar to Confessions of a Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella.
This is a complete list of John Grisham movies, mostly based on his books but also including an original screenplay.
Chuck Hogan and Guillermo del Toro have concocted something ancient, scientific and terrifying. 'The Strain' is the first of a new trilogy for readers to sink their teeth into; and it promises to give a ferocious bite back.
Still Life with Bread Crumbs gives book clubs a chance to discuss relationships and life changes.
Find out new book releases for September 2013.
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.
Cross by James Patterson is the next book in Patterson's successful Alex Cross detective series. In Cross, Alex searches for
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.
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.
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.
Find out the latest Stephenie Meyer books and what book Stephenie Meyer will be releasing soon.
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.
These book club questions on Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand work through each part of the narrative.
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.
These questions can help book clubs work through The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman.
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.
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 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.
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.
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown has swept the world. Is this bestseller worth your time? Find out here.
These questions are ready for book clubs to use in their discussions on Meg Wolitzer's The Interestings.
Lisey's Story by Stephen King is the story of Lisey Landon, who lost her husband Scott two years ago and is dealing with her 3 endearing, yet maddening sisters and how to sort through Scott’s final writings (Scott was an award-winning novelist with a mysterious past and fantastic means of creating a story). As she begins to go through his study, ghosts and memories from the past flood into her mind, reminding her of who Scott truly was and the incredible gift he possessed.
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Song Yet Sung by James McBride follows an escaped slave in pre-Civil War Maryland.
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.
These questions will help you work through 'And the Mountains Echoed' by Khaled Hosseini.
'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.
Use these book club questions to discuss A Fortunate Age.
Use these questions to guide your discussion of Sue Monk Kidd's bestselling novel, The Secret Life of Bees, a coming-of-age tale.
A selection of books that are scheduled to be released in March 2014 and are receiving attention.
Jamie Ford is a Chinese-American author who became popular with Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet.
Here are our 10 favorite book releases from 2013.
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.
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.
In 'The House at Riverton' by Kate Morton, a former English servant who worked for a prominent family at the beginning of the nineteenth century remembers her relationship with the family and secrets about a suicide that she has carried for 70-something years.
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.
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.
Nora Roberts, the queen of romance novels, has come a long way since she wrote her first novel in pencil on scraps of paper. Find out about Roberts' childhood, hobbies and life as one of the bestselling authors in the world.
Here are some questions for book clubs to use when reading Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple.
Oprah's Book Club is one of the most influential forces in the publishing world. Find out the history of Oprah's Book Club and what exactly the Book Club is.
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.
The Memory Keeper's Daughter starts on a snowy night in 1964 when a doctor delivers his own twins and discovers that one of them, the daughter, has been born with Downs Syndrome. In a hasty decision he gives the daughter to a nurse to take to an institution and tells his wife the baby died. The nurse raises the daughter as her own. The Memory Keeper's Daughter moves through the years, showing how one decision changed so many lives. This is a powerful and highly recommended novel.
Use these book club discussion questions on Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford to lead your book club into Ford's novel.
One Day by David Nicholls takes on the nature of male-female friendship, love, and career in the post-college years. Use these book club discussion questions on One Day to lead your book club into David Nicholls' novel.
One Day by David Nicholls takes on the nature of male-female friendship, love, and career in the post-college years. Set across England in the 1980s and 90s, One Day is a tale of two unlikely friends that is told one day at a time, on the same day each year.
This sprawling novel by Adam Johnson about one man's life in North Korea is a good choice for book clubs. Here are questions to get the discussion going.
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.
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 Devil in the White City by Erik Larson is a true story about the Chicago World's Fair.
This is a list of some of the biggest new book releases for February 2014.
Little Bee by Chris Cleave is about two women who meet unexpectedly on a beach. Little Bee is a Nigerian refugee and Sarah is a British magazine editor. Use these book club discussion questions on Little Bee to lead your reading group into the novel.
Janet Evanovich is the bestselling author of more than 45 books. Find out more about her life and background in this bio.
Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones is about a man who has two families.
Coming up with high school or college graduation gift ideas is not always easy. This list of top books to give graduates provides gift ideas that are sure to be a hit when given as a high school or college graduation gift.
The author's third Robert Langdon thriller takes place in Washington, D.C. and deals with Freemasonry.
The claims that it is not primarily individual talent or merit that causes success, but circumstances and luck. Use these questions to lead a conversation