Reading Recommendations

Looking for your next read? Here is a list of titles generated by bookish folks on Twitter when I asked for recommendations for a friend:

Ackerley, J R: My Dog Tulip
Albom, Mitch: Tuesdays with Morrie and Five People You Meet in Heaven
Alcott, Louisa May: Little Women
Allende, Isabella: House of the Spirits
Almond, David: Skellig
Atkinson, Kate: Life After Life (and any of her books)
Atwood, Margaret: The Handmaid’s Tale
Austen, Jane: Pride and Prejudice
Bach, Richard: Jonathan Livingston Seagull
Backman, Fredrik: A Man Called Ove
Barbery, Muriel: The Elegance of the Hedgehog
Bardugo, Leigh: Shadow and Bone
Barrows, Annie: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Bennett, Alan: The Uncommon Reader
Britton, Fern: Coming Home
Brontë, Charlotte: Jane Eyre
Brookmyre, Christopher: The Sacred Art of Stealing; and the Jack Parlabane series
Buck, Pearl: The Good Earth
Capote, Truman: Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Caroll, Lewis: Alice in Wonderland
Child, Lee: the Jack Reacher series
Christie, Agatha: any of her books
Coelho, Paulo: The Alchemist
Connelly, Michael: any of his books
Creech, Sharon: Walk Two Moons and Saving Winslow
di Camilio, Kate: The Tale of Despereaux
de Cervantes, Miguel: Don Quixote
Dickens, Charles: any of his books
Danler, Stephanie: Sweetbitter
Dumas, Alexander: The Man in the Iron Mask
Evans, Harriet: Going Home
Faulkner, William: As I Lay Dying
Faulks, Sebastian: Birdsong
Finn, A J: The Woman in the Window
Fisher, Carrie: The Princess Diarist
Flagg, Fannie: Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe
Ford, Jamie: The Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
Fulghum, Robert: All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten
Gabaldon, Diana: Outlander
Gaiman, Neil: Norse Mythology and The Ocean at the End of the Lane
Gaskell, Elizabeth: Cranford
Genova, Lisa: Still Alice
Gibran, Kahlil: The Prophet
Golding, William: Lord of the Flies
Goodman, Carol: any of her books
Gottlieb, Daniel: Letters to Sam
Grahame, Kenneth: The Wind in the Willows
Grisham, John: Skipping Christmas; The Firm
Haddon, Mark: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time
Haig, Matt: any of his books
Hawkins, Paula: The Girl on the Train
Herriot, James: It Couldn’t Happen to a Vet series
Hickford, Paul: Lavender Girl
Hislop, Victoria: any of her books
Hodgson Burnett, Frances: The Secret Garden
Hogan, Ruth: The Keeper of Lost Things
Holt, Tom: The Walled Orchard
Honeyman, Gail: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine
Hornby, Nick: A Long Way Down
Horowitz, Anthony: Magpie Murders
Hughes, Kathryn: The Key
Ishiguro, Kazuo: Never Let Me Go
Jonasson, Jonas: The Hundred-Year-Old-Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared
Kay, Adam: This is Going to Hurt
Keyes, Marian: any of her books
Kingsolver, Barbara: The Bean Trees
Kinsella, Sophie: the Shopaholic series
Kipling, Rudyard: Kim
Kundera, Milan: The Book of Laughter and Forgetting
Lawson, Jenny: Let’s Pretend This Never Happened
Lee, Laurie: Cider With Rosie
Magorian, Michelle: Goodnight Mr Tom
Markham, Beryl: West with the Night
Matthews, Carol: any of her books
du Maurier, Daphne: Rebecca and Jamaica Inn
Mayle, Peter: A Year in Provence
McCall Smith, Alexander: any of his books
McCourt, Frank: Angela’s Ashes
Michell, Tom: The Penguin Lessons
Mitchell, Margaret: Gone with the Wind
Moriarty, Liane: any of her books
Morris, Heather: The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Murata, Sayaca: Convenience Store Woman
Ngozi Adichie, Chimamanda: any of her books
Noah, Trevor: Born a Crime
Norton, Graham: Holding
O’Farrell, Maggie: The Hand That First Held Mine (and any of her books)
Paulsen, Gary: Hatchet
Picoult, Jodie: House Rules
Pratchett, Terry: any of his books
Pratchett, Terry and Gaiman, Neil: Good Omens
Pullman, Philip: any of his books
de Rosnay, Tatiana: Sarah’s Key
Rossetti, Rinsai: The Girl with Borrowed Wings
Rowling, J K: the Harry Potter series
de Saint-Exupéry, Antoine: The Little Prince
Sansom, C J: Dissolution
Sedaris, David: Holiday on Ice
Shreve, Anita: any of her books
Smith, Dodie: I Capture the Castle
Steadman, Catherine: Something in the Water
Stein, Garth: The Art of Racing in the Rain
Steinbeck, John: Of Mice and Men
Stoker, Bram: Dracula
Szerb, Antal: Journey by Moonlight
Tolkien, JRR: The Hobbit
Turton, Stuart: The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle
Tyler, Anne: any of her books
Vern, Jules: Around the World in 80 Days
Walker, Alice: The Colour Purple
Weir, Andy: The Martian
Weldon, Fay: any of her books
Zevin, Gabrielle: The Storied Life of A J Fikry
Zimmer Bradley, Marion: The Mists of Avalon
Zusak, Markus: The Book Thief