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.

Heavy: An American Memoir
Everything's Trash, But It's Okay
In the Hurricane's Eye: The Genius of George Washington and the Victory at Yorktown
Friday Black
When the Men Were Gone: A Novel
The Spellbook of Katrina Van Tassel: A Story of Sleepy Hollow
The Sawbones Book: The Hilarious, Horrifying Road to Modern Medicine
Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom
News of Our Loved Ones
The Apprentice
Leadership: In Turbulent Times
Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth
These Truths: A History of the United States
The Golden State
American Like Me: Reflections on Life Between Cultures
Past Tense (Jack Reacher, #23)
Dark Sacred Night (Renée Ballard, #2; Harry Bosch, #21; Harry Bosch Universe, #31)
Clock Dance
I Might Regret This: Essays, Drawings, Vulnerabilities, and Other Stuff
French Exit
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The Coming Storm
Reckoning (American Ghost #2)
Tell Me (Me, #1)
Lake Success
Friday Black
Our Souls at Night
Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen
Cherry
Severance
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldThe Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark TwainThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerThe Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
100 Best American Authors
667 books — 552 voters

The Skin I'm In by Sharon G. FlakeCopper Sun by Sharon M. DraperThe Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963 by Christopher Paul CurtisNovember Blues by Sharon M. DraperTears of a Tiger by Sharon M. Draper
African American Books for Teens
288 books — 311 voters
Devil in Winter by Lisa KleypasRomancing Mister Bridgerton by Julia QuinnNine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake by Sarah MacLeanThe Viscount Who Loved Me by Julia QuinnThe Duke and I by Julia Quinn
Best Humorous Historical Romances
685 books — 981 voters

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldThe Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark TwainThe Grapes of Wrath by John SteinbeckThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
The Great American Novel
625 books — 966 voters
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellThe Help by Kathryn StockettThe Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark TwainFried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
Best Southern Literature
1,074 books — 2,452 voters

Popular American Books

The Great Gatsby
The Catcher in the Rye
To Kill a Mockingbird
Of Mice and Men
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
The Old Man and the Sea
Slaughterhouse-Five
Fahrenheit 451

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(Media question to Beatles during first U.S. tour 1964) "How do you find America?" "Turn left at Greenland.
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Rorschach's Ribs
1 chapters — updated Mar 29, 2010 04:35PM — 2 people liked it
Chronicles of a Nomad: Memoirs of an Immigrant
1 chapters — updated Oct 16, 2010 08:47AM — 0 people liked it

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