READING LIST FOR BEGINNERS OF FICTION BOOKS

Critically Acclaimed Books for Fiction Book Readers


Reviews By Popular Critics & Publishers
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY 4

City of Bones

This timely and inspiring book offers many insights into how to improve America’s mediocre school system.

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY 5

Moonshell Beach

Ross satisfyingly fleshes out their mating dance with secondary characters familiar from her earlier books and tantalizing glimpses of stories to be told in future installments.

KIRKUS 3

The Witness

A promising start to a series, provided Roberts can flesh out her derivative heroine.

KIRKUS 3

Sixkill

By no means as substantial or resourceful as Parker’s best, but a treasurable demonstration of the bromide that “life is mostly metaphor”...

KIRKUS 3

The Beginner's Goodbye

Some might consider the latest from Tyler . . .typically wise and charming, while others will dismiss it as cloying.

KIRKUS 5

I've Got Your Number

Screwball romance with a likable and vulnerable heroine.

KIRKUS 5

Chasing Fire

Popular, prolific Roberts (The Search, 2010, etc.) delivers hair-raising smoke-jumping sequences along with the obligatory thrills, sex and a mystery even the greenest armchair sleuths will be able to ...

ALL ABOUT ROMANCE 3

The Last Boyfriend

This book doesn't have a particularly active plot...this book's lavish descriptions of upholstery and window treatments and accent lamps made my eyes glaze over sometimes

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY 5

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

If Harry grew up in the last book, here he becomes a man, learning the true impact of the last book's prophecy, and the importance of love as the antidote to fear.

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Northanger Abbey

Coraline

Stranger in a Strange Land

As You Like It

The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul

I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!

Lady Windermere's Fan

The Truth About Forever

A Midsummer Night's Dream