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Nine Parts of Desire by Geraldine  BrooksDaughters of Another Path by Carol L. AnwayHoneymoon in Tehran by Azadeh Moaveni
About Muslim Women
146 books — 63 voters
Cloud Atlas by David MitchellSalt Sugar Fat by Michael MossThe Drunkard's Walk by Leonard MlodinowAmericanah by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieGoing Clear by Lawrence Wright
Your Top 5 Reads in 2013
1,283 books — 1,123 voters

Gone Girl by Gillian FlynnDefending Jacob by William LandayCity of Thieves by David BenioffThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca SklootOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey
Best Audiobooks Ever
781 books — 1,118 voters

11/22/63 by Stephen KingThe Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides
2012: What the Over 35s Have Read So Far
3,392 books — 791 voters
Night by Elie WieselDeath of a Salesman by Arthur MillerMy Name Is Asher Lev by Chaim PotokThe Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael ChabonThe Pianist by Władysław Szpilman
The Best of Jewish Authors
447 books — 116 voters

Wicked by Gregory MaguireThe Dante Club by Matthew PearlScarlett by Alexandra RipleyThe Historian by Elizabeth Kostova
Abandoned Books
1,017 books — 1,389 voters

Rebecca by Daphne du MaurierNever Let Me Go by Kazuo IshiguroI Capture the Castle by Dodie SmithJonathan Strange & Mr Norrell by Susanna ClarkePygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
Best British and Irish Literature
849 books — 907 voters

Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourtNever Let Me Go by Kazuo IshiguroThe Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael ChabonMotherless Brooklyn by Jonathan LethemWaiting by Ha Jin
Best ALA Adult Notables
137 books — 51 voters
Murdering Mr. Monti by Judith ViorstFlavor of the Month by Olivia GoldsmithThe Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz ZafónNiagara Falls All Over Again by Elizabeth McCracken
Books That Should Be Made Into Movies
21,309 books — 56,553 voters

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingThe Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller
Books I Have No Intention of Reading
1,255 books — 6,068 voters
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne FadimanNine Parts of Desire by Geraldine  BrooksNight by Elie WieselThree Cups of Tea by Greg MortensonWild Swans by Jung Chang
Must Read Non-Fiction
1,440 books — 1,552 voters

I Know This Much Is True by Wally LambWild Swans by Jung Chang
Thickest Books Ever
696 books — 2,273 voters
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'EngleThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakMrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'BrienA Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Best Young Adult Books
10,014 books — 65,828 voters

Gone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellCircle of Friends by Maeve BinchyBridget Jones's Diary by Helen Fielding
The BOOK was BETTER than the MOVIE
1,303 books — 17,439 voters
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz ZafónThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakThe Eyre Affair by Jasper FfordeThe Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
Stories For Book Lovers
963 books — 2,900 voters

Les Misérables by Victor HugoThe Glass Menagerie by Tennessee WilliamsPride and Prejudice by Jane AustenKing Lear by William ShakespeareThe Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
Read These In School - Liked Them Anyway
339 books — 464 voters
Wicked by Gregory MaguireThe Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniThe Alchemist by Paulo CoelhoThe Lovely Bones by Alice SeboldThe Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
Disappointing Books
2,089 books — 4,406 voters

The Namesake by Jhumpa LahiriWhite Teeth by Zadie SmithBrick Lane by Monica AliHow the García Girls Lost Their Accents by Julia AlvarezThe Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
Immigrant Experience Literature
562 books — 818 voters
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerLolita by Vladimir NabokovGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellA Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
Best Books of the 20th Century
6,328 books — 42,457 voters

The Year of Living Biblically by A.J. JacobsQ And A by Vikas SwarupSomeone to Run With by David GrossmanLittle Children by Tom PerrottaLiberating Paris by Linda Bloodworth Thomason
Light but not (too) dumb
726 books — 792 voters
Truth and Beauty by Ann PatchettInfidel by Ayaan Hirsi AliThe Bookseller of Kabul by Åsne SeierstadThe Pianist by Władysław SzpilmanNight by Elie Wiesel
Best Memoir / Biography / Autobiography
3,074 books — 3,458 voters

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