Literary Fiction Book Lists

The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenThe Help by Kathryn StockettCatching Fire by Suzanne CollinsTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Smart Summer Reads
1,912 books — 3,014 voters

Bentwhistle the Dragon in a Threat from the Past by Paul CudeCrashing Back Down by Kristen Hope MazzolaThe Fairfax Fix by Dorothy May MercerTaken By The Huntsman by Mistral DawnIrradiance by David Bruns
Indie Writers Unite!
651 books — 692 voters

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeWolf Hall by Hilary MantelThe Name of the Rose by Umberto EcoThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakA Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
Literary Historical Fiction
377 books — 453 voters
A God in Ruins by Kate AtkinsonA Little Life by Hanya YanagiharaThe Buried Giant by Kazuo IshiguroGo Set a Watchman by Harper LeeHausfrau by Jill Alexander Essbaum
Anticipated 2015 Literary Fiction
193 books — 396 voters

1984 by George OrwellSlaughterhouse-Five by Kurt VonnegutOutpassage by Janet E. MorrisThe IX by Andrew P. WestonFahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Literary Science Fiction
196 books — 153 voters
Wench by Dolen Perkins-ValdezPerfect Peace by Daniel Black32 Candles by Ernessa T. CarterThe Girl Who Fell from the Sky by Heidi W. DurrowBefore You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self by Danielle Evans
2010's Best African American Literature
19 books — 132 voters

The Secret History by Donna TarttThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerThe Sorrows of Young Mike by John ZelaznyEdna in the Desert by Maddy LedermanA Separate Peace by John Knowles
School Novels
54 books — 96 voters
Magic America by C.E. MedfordLooking for Alaska by John GreenThe Fault in Our Stars by John GreenThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakEdna in the Desert by Maddy Lederman
Young Adult Literary Fiction
81 books — 84 voters

1984 by George OrwellThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerFight Club by Chuck PalahniukSlaughterhouse-Five by Kurt VonnegutAmerican Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis
Postmodern cult classics
77 books — 83 voters

Maurice by E.M. ForsterThe Absolutist by John BoyneThe Persian Boy by Mary RenaultBrokeback Mountain by Annie ProulxThe Charioteer by Mary Renault
Literary Gay Romantic Novels
24 books — 27 voters
ENJOY ME by Logan Ryan SmithMy Eyes Are Black Holes by Logan Ryan SmithBridges by W.S. WilliamsonLittle Visible Delight by S.P. MiskowskiWar of the Worlds 2030 by Stephen B. Pearl
Dark Fiction
26 books — 18 voters

Edna in the Desert by Maddy LedermanThe Boleyn Inheritance by Philippa GregoryLight on Snow by Anita Shreve
LitPics and Flicks
3 books — 5 voters

« previous 1 3

Browse By Tag