Adult Fiction

Adult fiction, by contrast with children's or young adult, is fiction intended for (and usually about) adults.

A Place for Us
The Bookshop of Yesterdays
Number One Chinese Restaurant
Tell the Machine Goodnight
The Summer List
A Big Ship at the Edge of the Universe (The Salvagers, #1)
Any Man
Harry's Trees
The Real Michael Swann
Invitation to a Bonfire
Girl with a Gun (An Annie Oakley Mystery #1)
A Study in Emerald
An Ocean of Minutes
The Secret Lives of Royals
Confessions of the Fox
The President Is Missing
All We Ever Wanted
The Thinnest Air
The Perfect Couple
Before We Were Yours
The Outsider
The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Something in the Water
The Fallen (Amos Decker, #4)
Say You're Sorry (Morgan Dane #1)
Bring Me Back
The Death of Mrs. Westaway
The Kiss Quotient
Everything We Keep (Everything #1)
Then She Was Gone
Things Fall Apart by Chinua AchebeHalf of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichiePurple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieSo Long a Letter by Mariama BâAmericanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
African Fiction
485 books — 332 voters

The Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniA Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled HosseiniA Fine Balance by Rohinton MistryThe God of Small Things by Arundhati RoyThe Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri
Best South Asian Fiction
585 books — 1,715 voters
The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCulloughThe Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettThe House of the Spirits by Isabel AllendeGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellOne Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez
Best Family Sagas
429 books — 533 voters

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeRoom by Emma DonoghueLife of Pi by Yann MartelThe Island of Worthy Boys by Connie Hertzberg MayoThe Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
Adult Fiction With Child Protagonist
116 books — 99 voters

The Help
Gone Girl
The Girl on the Train
Water for Elephants
The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon, #2)
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
The Kite Runner
The Time Traveler's Wife
The Great Gatsby
The Handmaid's Tale
The Night Circus
All the Light We Cannot See
The Lovely Bones
To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird, #1)

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