11 Authors' Favorite Books

From inspiring works to guilty pleasures...

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John Jakes

Buy North and South at Amazon

North and South

By John Jakes

Joan Didion

Buy Slouching Towards Bethlehem at Amazon

Slouching Towards Bethlehem

By Joan Didion

Timothy Zahn

Buy Blackcollar at Amazon


By Timothy Zahn

Tom Sawyer

Buy The Adventures of Tom Sawyer at Amazon

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

By Mark Twain

Stephen Coonts

Buy The Jake Grafton Collection at Amazon

The Jake Grafton Collection

By Stephen Coonts

Lynn Hightower

Buy Flashpoint at Amazon


By Lynn Hightower

Neil Boyd 

Buy The Bless Me, Father Series at Amazon

The Bless Me, Father Series

By Neil Boyd

james herriot
  • James Herriot.

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Robert Goldsborough

Buy Archie Meets Nero Wolfe at Amazon

Archie Meets Nero Wolfe

By Robert Goldsborough

Amy Tan

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The Joy Luck Club

By Amy Tan

J.K. Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

By J.K. Rowling

Maya Angelou

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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

By Maya Angelou