Book Reviews: Genres

Friday, April 9, 2010

General/Contemporary/Literary Fiction
About A Boy by Nick Hornby
After You by Julie Buxbaum
After You'd Gone by Maggie O' Farrell
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
Atonement by Ian McEwan
Barefoot by Elin Hilderbrand
Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly
Breaking her Fall by Stephen Goodwin
Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
The Butterfly House by Marcia PrestonThe Dante Club by Matthew Pearl
Can you keep a secret by Sophie Kinsella
Capturing Paris by Katharine Davis
The Center of Everything by Laura Moriarty
City of Thieves by David Benioff
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-Dominique Bauby
Dying Young by Marti Leimbach
Elsewhere by Gabrielle Zevin
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foe
The Fan Maker’s Inquisition by Rikki Ducornet
The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton
For One More Day by Mitch Albom
The Friday Night Knitting Club by Kate Jacobs
The Gargoyle by Andrew Davidson
The Gathering by Anne Enright
Girl Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen
The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stiegg Larsson
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stiegg Larsson
The Girl with the Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier
Good Grief by Lolly Winston
The Great Mortality by John Kelly
The Guersney Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
Happiness Sold Separately by Lolly Winston
Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger
The Help by Kathryn Stockett
The Hiding Place by Trezza Azzopardi
The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova
The History of Love by Nicole Krauss
The Hours by Michael Cunningham
The House at Riverton by Kate Morton
Invisible Monsters by Chuck Palahniuk
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
Keeping Faith by Jodi Picoult
L.A. Candy by Lauren Conrad
The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks
Let the Right One In by John Ajvide Lindgvist
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
Loving Frank by Nancy Horan
The Lace Reader by Brunonia Barry
The Lucky One by Nicholas Sparks
My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult
The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox by Maggie O' Farrell
The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
Oxygen by Carol Cassella
Peony in Love by Lisa See
People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
Prep by Curtis Sittenfeld
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Seth Grahame-Smith
Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
The Rope Walk by Carrie Brown
The Rules of Survival by Nancy Werlin
Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay
Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters by Ben H. Winter
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruis Zafon
Shanghai Girls by Lisa Lee
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See
Still Alice by Lisa Genova
Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky
The Tequila Worm by Viola Canales
The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum
The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
The True and Outstanding Adventures of the Hunt Sisters by Elisabeth Robinson
The Year of Fog by Michelle Richmond
The Wednesday Sisters by Meg Waite Clayton
The Weight of Silence by Heather Gudenkauf
Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
What Matters Most by Nicole Bokat
When my name was Keoko by Linda Sue Park

Young Adult
A Blue So Dark by Holly Schindler
A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Caroll
Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen
And Then Everything Unraveled by Jennifer Sturman
The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials book3) by Philip Pullman
Amy and Roger's Epic Detour by Morgan Matson
The Awakening by Kelly Armstrong
The Battle of the Labyrinth by Rick Riordan
Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver
The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak
Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer
Catching Fire (Hunger Games sequel) by Suzanne Collins
The Carrie Diaries by Candace Bushnell
Cut by Patricia McCormick
The Dark Divine by Bree Despain
East by Edith Pattou
The Extraordinary Secrets of April, May, and June by Robin Benway
Fablehaven by Brandon Mull
Fighting Ruben Wolfe by Mark Zusak
Firelight by Sophie Jordan
Getting the Girl by Marcus Zusak
Go Ask Alice by Anonymous
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick
I Am The Messenger by Marcus Zusak
If I Stay by Gayle Forman
Lament by Maggie Stiefvater
The Last Olympian by Rick Riordan
Lessons from a Dead Girl by Joe Knowles
Leaving Paradise by Simone Elkeles
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
Living Dead Girl by Elizabeth Scott
Life in the Fat Lane by Cherie Bennett
Lover Eternal by J.R. Ward
The Maze Runner by James Dashn
North of Beautiful by Justina Chen Headley
Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper
Rebel Angels by Libba Bray
The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff
Rules of Attraction by Simone Elkeles
Scars by Cheryl Rainfield
The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan
The Subtle Knife (His Dark Materials book2) by Philip Pullman
The Summoning by Kelley Armstrong
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
The Titan's Curse by Rick Riordan
Wake by Lisa Mcmann
What I Saw and How I Lied by Judy Blundel
White Cat by Holly Black
Willow by Julia Hoban
Wintergirls by Laurie Halse AndersonYou by Charles Benoit

Mystery/Thriller
The Apprentice by Tess Gerritsen
Body Double by Tess Gerritsen
The Bone Garden by Tess Gerritsen
Buying Time by Pamela Samuels Young
Child 44 by Tom Rob Smith
Coma by Robin Cook
The Keepsake by Tess Gerritsen
Ice Cold by Tess Gerritsen
Life Support by Tess Gerritsen
The Mephisto Club by Tess Gerritsen
Seizure by Robin Cook
Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane
The Sinner by Tess Gerritsen
The Surgeon by Tess Gerritsen
Vanish by Tess Gerritsen

Others (Chick Lit, Memoir, Non-Fiction, Horror, Romance etc)
Dark Lover by J.R. Ward
Julie and Julia by Julie Powell

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