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This John Grisham book list is organized by year and includes links to reviews for some of his books and stories.
Nora Roberts publishes numerous books every year. Browse a complete list of all Nora Roberts' books here.
This Nicholas Sparks book list includes summaries of all his books and is organized by the year the book was released.
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 complete list of Stephen King books and stories includes fiction and nonfiction and those works published under a pseudonym.
Browse a complete list of Danielle Steel books including fiction, nonfiction and children's books organized by release year.
This one year book club reading list includes popular fiction and nonfiction that groups will enjoy reading and discussing.
Wondering about the popular book, Fifty Shades of Grey? Here is a summary of the novel.
Book club selections are important -- the right book can foster lively conversation and debate. Here are recommendations for many types of groups.
Danielle Steel publishes several new books each year. Find out about her newest book releases and what to expect in months to come.
Browse a complete list of Stephen King's movies and TV shows organized by year. The list includes King's short films and miniseries.
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.
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.
These are some of the biggest movies based on books coming in 2014.
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.
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.
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.
Want to learn how to start a book club? Here are some tips for establishing a strong group.
Find out what to expect from Nora Roberts and J.D. Robb, Roberts' mystery writing alias, in the next year.
Find out what new releases to expect from bestselling author James Patterson in the coming 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.
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.
This is a complete list of Nicholas Sparks movies with information about the films and books on which they are based.
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.
Looking for an inspirational book? These inpirational books are true stories that will keep you reading.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Here is a complete list of Janet Evanovich books organized by year with summaries of each book.
Find out about the latest books from Janet Evanovich.
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.
These good books to read in winter are books that complement the short, cold days and long winter nights.
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.
Here is a list of the biggest movies that were first books that will be released in 2013.
Christian book clubs can use these recommendations to choose fiction or nonfiction books that will promote stimulating discussions about the Christian faith.
Wonder by R.J. Palacio is a children's book with enough meat for adult book clubs to enjoy.
Find out when the latest Mary Higgins Clark thriller will be released here.
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.
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.
This is a biography about Veronica Roth, author of the Divergent trilogy.
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.
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.
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 ideas will help you start, maintain and lead a book club.
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.
Find everything your book club needs to read and discuss Cage of Stars by Jacquelyn Mitchard here -- a Cage of Stars book review, Cage of Stars book club discussion questions and information about Jacquelyn Mitchard.
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.
Stephenie Meyer's first book was Twilight. Since then, Meyer has published several other books. Find a complete list of her writing here.
These books from high school summer reading lists are classics that every adult should read.
These book club questions on Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand work through each part of the narrative.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Here is Oprah's most recent book club pick.
Here are the top books of 2014, including both fiction and nonfiction.
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.
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.
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.
Like Jodi Picoult? These books are written in a style similar to Jodi Picoult's writing and cover themes that her fans may enjoy.
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.
This is a complete list of John Grisham movies, mostly based on his books but also including an original screenplay.
This book review of The Road by Cormac McCarthy explores why the novel has gained so much acclaim and whether it is worth reading.
Find out about the newest releases from bestselling author Dan Brown.
These books are classified as young adult but have such good stories that adults won't want to miss them either.
Find out what book releases to expect in 2015 with these month by month calendars.
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.
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 Confession by John Grisham is a thriller that delves into an issue important to the author, the death penalty.
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.
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.
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.
Find out when Sophie Kinsella's next book is coming out and if you can expect more Shopaholics or something new.
Good books are always a pleasure to read, but some books have a setting or tone that matches a season. These good books to read in spring are books where the characters blossom and where there is hope in the midst of struggles, like flowers on bare branches.
There is nothing quite like the horror of Stephen King. Here is a complete list of new and upcoming Stephen King book releases.
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.
'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.
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.
Cross by James Patterson is the next book in Patterson's successful Alex Cross detective series. In Cross, Alex searches for
These classic chick lit recommendations are similar to Confessions of a Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson is a true story about the Chicago World's Fair.
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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.
Find out about the first big book releases of 2015 in this January new releases calendar.
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.
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.
The Orphan Train has several threads for book clubs to discuss. These questions about the novel can help foster discussion in your group.
This September new book releases calendar is your guide to the big books of the fall publishing season.
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.
Use these book club questions to discuss A Fortunate Age.
These book club questions will help your group explore Emily St. John Mandel's Station Eleven and the symbolism in it.
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.
Use these book club discussion questions to think about The Fault in Our Stars by John Green.
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote is a classic that reappeared on the bestsellers lists in 2005 thanks to the hit movie,
These are the few, the final big book releases of 2014. Find out what good books December brings.
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 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.
Nicholas Sparks' fans have come to love his clean and sentimental romance novels. Find out more about the man behind the books in this biography of Nicholas Sparks
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.
Find out what the first new book releases of 2014 will be in this calendar for January.
These book club discussion questions on The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern allow you to enter deeper into the magic of the novel.
Janet Evanovich is the bestselling author of more than 45 books. Find out more about her life and background in this bio.
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.
Angels Fall by Nora Roberts is part romance novel, part thriller. Roberts has written more than 160 novels, so it is always impressive when she comes up with something new. Roberts' record aside, how does Angels Fall stand on its own merits? Read this book review on Angels Fall to find out.
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.
Find a list of the biggest book releases for February 2015 with descriptions, dates and reviews.
These questions are ready for book clubs to use in their discussions on Meg Wolitzer's The Interestings.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Beach Road by James Patterson and Peter De Jonge was first released just in time for summer. Does Beach Road make the perfect beach read? Has James Patterson lived up to his reputation as the master of suspense in Beach Road? Read this review to find out.
Winter of the World by Ken Follett is the second book in the Century Trilogy.
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.
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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.
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.
The Invention of Wings got a big boost from Oprahs Book Club. If your book club decides to read it, here are the questions you'll want to discuss.
Use these questions to guide your discussion of Sue Monk Kidd's bestselling novel, The Secret Life of Bees, a coming-of-age tale.
Don't judge this book by its cover. 'Cutting for Stone' is a masterful first work of fiction by Abraham Verghese. Not since Khaled Housseini debuted with 'The Kite Runner' has their been a novel that could and should capture the hearts of people around the world.
This is a calendar of new book releases for 2013 organized by month.
Find out all about the biggest new books for June 2014.
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 Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown has swept the world. Is this bestseller worth your time? Find out here.
Eclipse is the third book in Stephenie Meyer's Twilight Saga.
The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger is a love story about a man who involuntarily travels through time and the woman who loves him from her childhood. Read this review of The Time Traveler's Wife to find out whether it is worth picking up.
Cutting for Stone is Abraham Verghese's debut novel about two boys growing up in a mission hospital in Ethiopia.
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.
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.
Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo is a nonfiction account of life in a slum in Mumbai over a couple years.
Big Little Lies is Liane Moriarty's comic novel with a mystery at its center. Find out why this book keeps the pages turning and is a great choice for book clubs.
These questions will help you work through 'And the Mountains Echoed' by Khaled Hosseini.
In the Shadow of the Banyan by Vaddey Ratner is a novel about a young girl in Cambodia in 1975 during the Khmer Rouge revolution.
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.
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.
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.
Find out the latest Stephenie Meyer books and what book Stephenie Meyer will be releasing soon.
Use these book club discussion questions on Olive Kitteridge to delve into the stories with your reading group.
Stephenie Meyer became a publishing phenomenon with her Twilight series. Find out about the woman behind the Twilight books in this biography of Stephenie Meyer.
Sing You Home by Jodi Picoult focuses on a lesbian couple who is fighting for the right to start a family. The book includes a unique multi-media feature -- a CD of music that readers are supposed to imagine was written by the main character, who is a music therapist and musician.
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.