My Favorite Books

Other than my family, books are my greatest love. If you share my love, here’s my recommendations for some pretty terrific reads. Okay, I’ll admit the list is rather long and just keeps growing, but hey, I’m really passionate about books and you might find a gem in here you’ve never read before.
1776 ~ David McCullough
A Christmas Carol ~ Charles Dickens
Adrift ~ Steven Callahan
Atonement ~ Ian McEwan
The Book Thief ~ Markus Zusak
Cold Mountain ~ Charles Frazier
Corelli’s Mandolin ~ Louis de Bernieres
Eat, Pray, Love ~ Elizabeth Gilbert
Ender’s Game ~ Orson Scott Card
Endurance ~ Alred Lansing
The Five People You Meet in Heaven ~ Mitch Albom
Girl in Hyacinth Blue ~ Susan Vreeland
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo ~ Stieg Larsson
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society ~ Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
Hallelujah ~ J. Scott Featherstone
The Help ~ Kathryn Stockett
The Holy Man ~ Susan Trott
The Hunger Games ~ Suzanne Collins
I Capture the Castle ~ Dodie Smith
Into Thin Air ~ Jon Krakauer
John Adams ~ David McCullough
The Joy Luck Club ~ Amy Tan
The Killer Angels ~ Michael Shaara
Left to Tell ~ Immaculee Ilibagiza
The Long Walk ~ Slavomir Rawwicz
Obsessive Genius: The Inner World of Marie Curie ~ Barbara Goldsmith
Passion of Artemisia ~ Susan Vreeland
Pope Joan ~ Donna Woolfolk Cross
Pride and Prejudice ~ Jane Austin
The Princess Bride ~ William Goldman
The Quiet American ~ Graham Greene
River of Doubt ~ Candace Millard
Snow Falling on Cedars ~ David Guterson
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan ~ Lisa See
These is My Words ~ Nancy Turner
Timeline ~ Michael Crighton
The Travelers Gift ~ Andy Andrews
Tuesdays with Morrie ~ Mitch Albom
Water for Elephants ~ Sara Gruen
Wild Swans ~ Jung Chang