Most Read This Week In 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

Most Read This Week Tagged "Fiction"

Where the Crawdads Sing
All the Devils Are Here (Chief Inspector Armand Gamache, #16)
Shadows in Death (In Death, #51)
Normal People
One by One
Heart Bones
Honeysuckle Season
See Her Die (Bree Taggert, #2)
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
The Thursday Murder Club (Thursday Murder Club, #1)
The Lost Girls of Devon
The Silence (Columbia River #2, Callahan & McLane, #5)
Majesty (American Royals, #2)
Troubled Blood (Cormoran Strike, #5)
The Tattooist of Auschwitz (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, #1)
Camino Winds (Camino Island #2)
The Family Upstairs
Thick as Thieves
The Darkest Evening (Vera Stanhope, #9)
The Woman in the Window
This Telling
The End of Her
The Testaments (The Handmaid's Tale, #2)
Home Before Dark
The Last Sister (Columbia River #1)
The Hate U Give (The Hate U Give, #1)
The Other Wife
The Hating Game
Total Power (Mitch Rapp, #19)
When No One is Watching
Murder by Other Means (The Dispatcher, #2)
The Turn of the Key
The Order (Gabriel Allon #20)
The Boy from the Woods
Trust No One
Graceful Burdens
The Exiles
In the Heart of the Fire (Nameless #1)
The Nightingale
The Evening and the Morning
The Silent Wife (Will Trent, #10)
The Couple Next Door
Don't Ever Forget (Adler and Dwyer, #1)
Behind Closed Doors
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two (Harry Potter, #8)
A Rogue of One's Own (A League of Extraordinary Women, #2)
Convenience Store Woman
Peace Talks (The Dresden Files, #16)
Blood Orange
Trust Me (West Side, #2)
This Is How It Always Is
Get a Life, Chloe Brown (The Brown Sisters, #1)
Her Final Words
Cross Her Heart (Bree Taggert, #1)
The Summer House
The Roommate
The Original
The Best of Friends
The Midwife Murders
The Nidderdale Murders
Snowflakes (Hush collection)
Impostor (Alexander Gregory Thrillers, #1)
Grime and Punishment (Dog Man, #9)
Legacy of Lies (Bocephus Haynes, #1)
The Other Mrs.
Camino Island (Camino Island #1)
A Single Swallow
The Last Mrs. Parrish
All Systems Red (The Murderbot Diaries, #1)
Junkyard Cats
An American Marriage
Shine, Pamela! Shine!
A Good Girl's Guide to Murder (A Good Girl's Guide to Murder, #1)
The Old Girls' Network: A funny, feel-good read for summer 2020
This Is Not How It Ends
The Last Mrs. Summers (Her Royal Spyness, #14)
Photographing the Dead (Nameless #2)
Emergency Skin
His & Hers
The House at Mermaid's Cove
The Body in the Dales (Yorkshire Murder Mysteries, #1)
1st Case
The Guardians
The Dilemma
Take a Hint, Dani Brown (The Brown Sisters, #2)
The Beekeeper of Aleppo
The Woman in Cabin 10
Winter Counts
The Girl on the Train
Winter in Paradise (Paradise, #1)
The Praying Mantis Bride (Nameless #3)
Last Day
You Had Me at Hola

Tim O'Brien
That's what fiction is for. It's for getting at the truth when the truth isn't sufficient for the truth.
Tim O'Brien

Richelle Mead
You can't force love, I realized. It's there or it isn't. If it's not there, you've got to be able to admit it. If it is there, you've got to do whatever it takes to protect the ones you love.
Richelle Mead, Frostbite

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