Fiction

Fiction is the telling of stories which are not real. More specifically, fiction is an imaginative form of narrative, one of the four basic rhetorical modes. Although the word fiction is derived from the Latin fingo, fingere, finxi, fictum, "to form, create", works of fiction need not be entirely imaginary and may include real people, places, and events. Fiction may be either written or oral. Although not all fiction is necessarily artistic, fiction is largely perceived as a form of art or entertainment. The ability to create fiction and other artistic works is considered to be a fundamental a ...more

Lethal White (Cormoran Strike, #4)
The Clockmaker's Daughter
Vengeful (Villains, #2)
Transcription
Time's Convert
An Absolutely Remarkable Thing
The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein
The Glass Ocean
Pride
The Sisters of the Winter Wood
I Know You Know
The Lost Queen (The Lost Queen Trilogy #1)
A Blade So Black
For a Muse of Fire (For a Muse of Fire, #1)
Under My Skin
  • Reveling in Sin by Meghan March
    Reveling in Sin
    by
    Release date: Oct 23, 2018
    Enter to win one of three copies of New York Times bestselling author Meghan March's next release, Reveling in Sin. Don't miss your chance to win this ...more
    View Details »

    Format: Print book

    Giveaway ends in: a

    Availability: 3 copies available, 2070 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Sep 29 - Oct 24, 2018

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Stuck in Manistique by Dennis Cuesta
    Stuck in Manistique
    by
    Release date: Oct 29, 2018
    Enter for a chance to win a hardcover copy of Stuck in Manistique. In this humorous and heartfelt novel, two out-of-town strangers cross paths in Mich ...more
    View Details »

    Format: Print book

    Giveaway ends in: a

    Availability: 5 copies available, 939 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 20 - Oct 28, 2018

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Colombiano by Rusty Young
    Colombiano
    by
    Release date: Aug 01, 2017
    Win an autographed copy of this riveting fact-meets-fiction account of child soldiers and drug wars in Colombia by the author of the international blo ...more
    View Details »

    Format: Print book

    Giveaway ends in: a

    Availability: 1 copy available, 664 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Oct 06 - Nov 03, 2018

    Countries available: U.S.

  • Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
    Holy Ghost (Virgil Flowers, #11)
    Daughters of the Lake
    What Have You Done
    The Christmas Scorpion (Jack Reacher, #22.5)
    What I've Done (Morgan Dane #4)
    The Woman in the Window
    Winter in Paradise (Paradise, #1)
    The Next Person You Meet in Heaven
    The Ragged Edge of Night
    Cut and Run
    Evidence of the Affair
    A Simple Favor
    Origin (Robert Langdon, #5)
    Say You're Sorry (Morgan Dane #1)
    Dark Lover by J.R. WardTwilight by Stephenie MeyerHalfway to the Grave by Jeaniene FrostDarkfever by Karen Marie MoningDead Until Dark by Charlaine Harris
    Best Paranormal Romance Series
    1,169 books — 12,775 voters
    The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakThe Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingWater for Elephants by Sara Gruen
    Books that Exceeded your Expectations
    5,266 books — 8,126 voters

    The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins1984 by George OrwellThe Giver by Lois LowryDivergent by Veronica RothBrave New World by Aldous Huxley
    Best Dystopian and Post-Apocalyptic Fiction
    3,044 books — 23,246 voters
    To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling1984 by George OrwellPride and Prejudice by Jane AustenThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
    Books That Everyone Should Read At Least Once
    19,421 books — 90,351 voters

    A Game of Thrones by George R.R. MartinJ.R.R. Tolkien 4-Book Boxed Set by J.R.R. TolkienThe Name of the Wind by Patrick RothfussThe Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. LewisThe Eye of the World by Robert Jordan
    The Best Epic Fantasy
    2,845 books — 22,251 voters
    The Deal by Elle KennedyA Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. MaasConfess by Colleen HooverThe Girl on the Train by Paula HawkinsThe Mistake by Elle Kennedy
    Best Books of 2015
    2,789 books — 5,068 voters

    To Kill a Mockingbird
    1984
    The Great Gatsby
    The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
    The Catcher in the Rye
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
    The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon, #2)
    Animal Farm
    The Kite Runner
    Lord of the Flies
    The Hobbit
    Pride and Prejudice
    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
    The Handmaid's Tale
    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)

    Celeste Ng

    Author of Little Fires Everywhere

    Celeste Ng is the author of the novel Everything I Never Told You, which was a New York Times bestseller, a New York Times Notable Book of 2014, Amazon’s #1 Best Book of 2014, and named a best book of the year by over a dozen publications. Everything I Never Told You was also the winner of the Massachusetts Book Award, the Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature, the ALA’s Alex Award, and the Medici Book Club Prize, and was a finalist for numerous awards, including the Ohioana Award, the John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger Award, and the VCU Cabell First Novelist Award.

    Ask a Question

    More Featured Authors Taking Questions…
    Philippa Gregory
    Philippa Gregory The Other Queen (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #15)
    Her Favorite Books: We asked the Kenyan-born, Britain-bred writer what she likes to read before tucking in.
    More Good Minds Suggest…
    Patrick Ness
    Stories are the wildest things of all, the monster rumbled. Stories chase and bite and hunt.
    Patrick Ness, A Monster Calls

    L.J. Smith
    Why do people always assume that volume will succeed when logic won’t? - Damon
    L.J. Smith, Nightfall

    More quotes...
    Book Snails Book Group HEY...YOU! * Do you enjoy reading books and sharing your thoughts with online book buddies? * Do…more

    218 members, last active 2 hours ago

    Fiction Fanatics Fiction Fanatics is a book club for those of us who love reading fiction books! We do book of th…more

    1,934 members, last active 39 minutes ago

    Uncle Rick's Young Authors This group is about writing. This group will help people to achieve your inner experience as an…more

    59 members, last active 7 minutes ago

    Catching up on Classics (and lots more!) The world is made up of two kinds of people, first are those who love classics, the second are t…more

    7,406 members, last active 33 minutes ago

    Still Life With Psychotic Squirrel by C.B. Smith
    4 chapters — updated May 21, 2013 06:58AM — 19 people liked it
    Poetry
    25 chapters — updated Dec 13, 2017 10:20PM — 248 people liked it

    Tags

    Tags contributing to this page include: fiction, fiction-general, general-fiction, narrativa, and popular-fiction