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.

A Lesson in Vengeance
Billy Summers
We Were Never Here
The Family Plot
The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois
The Guide
Damnation Spring
Dark Waters (Small Spaces, #3)
Radiant Fugitives
Hero of Two Worlds: The Marquis de Lafayette in the Age of Revolution
Several People Are Typing
For the Love of April French
Woke, Inc.: Inside Corporate America's Social Justice Scam
The Wife Between Us
Left To Die (Adele Sharp #1)
Interior Chinatown
Changing the Rules (Richter, #1)
Several People Are Typing
Olive, Again (Olive Kitteridge, #2)
Stargazer (Leaphorn & Chee, #24)
Dog Eat Dog (Andy Carpenter #23)
What's Done in Darkness
The Social Graces
2034: A Novel of the Next World War
A Woman of Intelligence
Filthy Animals
Zero Fail: The Rise and Fall of the Secret Service
Cold Mountain by Charles FrazierChristy by Catherine MarshallProdigal Summer by Barbara KingsolverA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonGap Creek by Robert Morgan
Best Books Set in Appalachia
681 books — 796 voters
Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann ShafferBlood River by Tim ButcherInto the Wild by Jon Krakauer
Best Traveling Vicariously
2,008 books — 1,771 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
1,267 books — 2,647 voters
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
704 books — 604 voters

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman AlexieThe Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by Sherman AlexieLove Medicine by Louise ErdrichCeremony by Leslie Marmon SilkoReservation Blues by Sherman Alexie
Native American Fiction
761 books — 682 voters
Snow Falling on Cedars by David GutersonSometimes a Great Notion by Ken KeseyThe Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman AlexieHotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie FordWild by Cheryl Strayed
Pacific Northwest Books
861 books — 542 voters

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

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