American

This genre tag marks books that are placed in America, American classics, written by American authors, or about America.

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.

New Releases Tagged "American"

Sour Heart
New People
The Saboteur
The Locals
The Dark Net
Shadow of the Lions
Notes on a Foreign Country: An American Abroad in a Post-American World
The Talented Ribkins
Gone to Dust
The Mountain
The Necklace
The Chickenshit Club: Why the Justice Department Fails to Prosecute Executives
The Graybar Hotel: Stories
Careers for Women
Mrs. Fletcher
The Burning Girl
The Nix
Sulfur Springs (Cork O'Connor, #16)
Saints for All Occasions
A Beautiful, Terrible Thing: A Memoir of Marriage and Betrayal
Mississippi Blood (Penn Cage, #6)
Any Means Necessary (Luke Stone #1)
Standard Deviation
Golden Hill
New People
The Golden House
The Blinds
Here I Am
The Locals
The Goldfinch by Donna TarttAll the Light We Cannot See by Anthony DoerrThe Invention of Wings by Sue Monk KiddThe Bone Clocks by David MitchellThe Circle by Dave Eggers
Man Booker Prize Eligible 2014
164 books — 704 voters
Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann ShafferInto the Wild by Jon KrakauerUnder the Tuscan Sun by Frances Mayes
Best Traveling Vicariously
1,417 books — 1,291 voters

Into the Wild by Jon KrakauerA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonWild by Cheryl StrayedEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertInto Thin Air by Jon Krakauer
Ultimate Backpacking Novels
401 books — 989 voters
Kira-Kira by Cynthia KadohataAmerican Born Chinese by Gene Luen YangBorn Confused by Tanuja Desai HidierGirl in Translation by Jean KwokA Step from Heaven by An Na
Best Asian-American Teen Fiction
155 books — 235 voters

Popular American Books

The Great Gatsby
To Kill a Mockingbird
The Catcher in the Rye
Of Mice and Men
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
The Old Man and the Sea
Slaughterhouse-Five
The Scarlet Letter

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Oscar Wilde
America is the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between.
Oscar Wilde

Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Censorship is to art as lynching is to justice.
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