11 Authors' Favorite Books

From inspiring works to guilty pleasures...

national book lovers day

John Jakes

North and South

North and South

By John Jakes

Joan Didion

Slouching Towards Bethlehem

Slouching Towards Bethlehem

By Joan Didion

Timothy Zahn

Blackcollar

Blackcollar

By Timothy Zahn

Tom Sawyer

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

By Mark Twain

Stephen Coonts

The Jake Grafton Collection

The Jake Grafton Collection

By Stephen Coonts

Lynn Hightower

Flashpoint

Flashpoint

By Lynn Hightower

Neil Boyd 

The Bless Me, Father Series

The Bless Me, Father Series

By Neil Boyd

james herriot
    camera-icon
  • James Herriot.

    Photo Credit: Neil Boyd

Robert Goldsborough

Archie Meets Nero Wolfe

Archie Meets Nero Wolfe

By Robert Goldsborough

Amy Tan

national book lovers day

The Joy Luck Club

By Amy Tan

J.K. Rowling

national book lovers day

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

By J.K. Rowling

Maya Angelou

national book lovers day

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

By Maya Angelou