These Books Are Better Than The Movies

The Hobbit: 75th Anniversary Edition By J.R.R. Tolkien, J.R.R. Tolkien (Illustrator) Cover Image
The Goldfinch: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction) By Donna Tartt Cover Image
Everything Is Illuminated By Jonathan Safran Foer Cover Image
The Great Gatsby: The Only Authorized Edition By F. Scott Fitzgerald Cover Image
The Glass Castle: A Memoir By Jeannette Walls Cover Image
The Giver: A Newbery Award Winner (Giver Quartet #1) By Lois Lowry Cover Image

From Our Nightstand "To Be Read" Piles'

Severance: A Novel By Ling Ma Cover Image
The Dutch House: A Novel By Ann Patchett Cover Image
Intimacies: A Novel By Katie Kitamura Cover Image
Second Place: A Novel By Rachel Cusk Cover Image
Horse: A Novel By Geraldine Brooks Cover Image

Books That Linger Long After They're Read

Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist) By Min Jin Lee Cover Image
Girl, Woman, Other: A Novel (Booker Prize Winner) By Bernardine Evaristo Cover Image
The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois: An Oprah's Book Club Pick By Honoree Fanonne Jeffers Cover Image
Piranesi By Susanna Clarke Cover Image
Hamnet By Maggie O'Farrell Cover Image
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Milkman: A Novel By Anna Burns Cover Image
Cloud Cuckoo Land: A Novel By Anthony Doerr Cover Image
The Only Good Indians: A Novel By Stephen Graham Jones Cover Image
Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead: A Novel By Olga Tokarczuk, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (Translated by) Cover Image
Homegoing By Yaa Gyasi Cover Image
The Nickel Boys: A Novel By Colson Whitehead Cover Image
A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel By Amor Towles Cover Image
The Overstory: A Novel By Richard Powers Cover Image
There There By Tommy Orange Cover Image
The Great Believers: A Novel By Rebecca Makkai Cover Image

Barack Obama's Book Picks of Summer 2022

Sea of Tranquility: A novel By Emily St. John Mandel Cover Image
Black Cake: A Novel By Charmaine Wilkerson Cover Image
To Paradise: A Novel By Hanya Yanagihara Cover Image
Velvet Was the Night By Silvia Moreno-Garcia Cover Image
The Great Experiment: Why Diverse Democracies Fall Apart and How They Can Endure By Yascha Mounk Cover Image
A Little Devil in America: In Praise of Black Performance By Hanif Abdurraqib Cover Image

Books That Made Us Into Readers

Little Women (Puffin in Bloom) By Louisa May Alcott, Anna Bond (Illustrator) Cover Image
Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic By Alison Bechdel Cover Image
Kitchen Confidential Updated Ed: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly By Anthony Bourdain Cover Image
The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon #2) By Dan Brown Cover Image
A Thousand Splendid Suns By Khaled Hosseini Cover Image
Island of the Aunts By Eva Ibbotson, Kevin Hawkes (Illustrator) Cover Image
The Phantom Tollbooth By Norton Juster, Jules Feiffer (Illustrator) Cover Image
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia #2) By C. S. Lewis, Pauline Baynes (Illustrator) Cover Image
Song of the Lioness Quartet (Boxed Set): Alanna; In the Hand of the Goddess; The Woman Who Rides Like a Man; Lioness Rampant By Tamora Pierce, Nekro (Illustrator) Cover Image
His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, The Amber Spyglass; Introduction by Lucy Hughes-Hallett (Everyman's Library Contemporary Classics Series) By Philip Pullman, Lucy Hughes-Hallett (Introduction by), Philip Pullman (Preface by) Cover Image
The Great Railway Bazaar By Paul Theroux Cover Image
Journey to the Center of the Earth (Extraordinary Voyages) By Jules Verne, Bear Grylls (Introduction by), Leonard Nimoy (Afterword by) Cover Image
The Wind in the Willows: Illustrated Edition (Union Square Kids Illustrated Classics) By Kenneth Grahame, Robert Ingpen (Illustrator) Cover Image

Classic Myths and Their Modern Retellings

Greek Myths: A New Retelling By Charlotte Higgins, Chris Ofili (Drawings by) Cover Image
The Odyssey By Homer, Emily Wilson (Translated by) Cover Image
Daughter of the Moon Goddess: A Fantasy Romance Novel (Celestial Kingdom #1) By Sue Lynn Tan Cover Image
Circe By Madeline Miller Cover Image
The Silence of the Girls: A Novel By Pat Barker Cover Image
The Iliad of Homer By Homer, Richmond Lattimore (Translated by), Richard Martin (Introduction by), Richard Martin (Introduction and notes by) Cover Image
Cold Mountain: 20th Anniversary Edition By Charles Frazier Cover Image
Kaikeyi: A Novel By Vaishnavi Patel Cover Image
When We Were Birds: A Novel By Ayanna Lloyd Banwo Cover Image
The Aeneid of Virgil By Virgil, Allen Mandelbaum (Translated by) Cover Image
Lavinia By Ursula K. Le Guin Cover Image

Some Books That Have Profoundly Impacted Our Lives

The Fire Next Time (Vintage International) By James Baldwin Cover Image
Parable of the Sower By Octavia E. Butler Cover Image
White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism By Dr. Robin DiAngelo, Michael Eric Dyson (Foreword by) Cover Image
The Alchemist By Paulo Coelho Cover Image
Nature and Other Essays By Ralph Waldo Emerson Cover Image
The Broken Earth Trilogy: The Fifth Season, The Obelisk Gate, The Stone Sky By N. K. Jemisin Cover Image
Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants By Robin Wall Kimmerer Cover Image
Dept. of Speculation (Vintage Contemporaries) By Jenny Offill Cover Image
A Tale for the Time Being: A Novel By Ruth Ozeki Cover Image
How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence By Michael Pollan Cover Image
Shantaram: A Novel By Gregory David Roberts Cover Image
Gilead (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel By Marilynne Robinson Cover Image
100 Essays I Don't Have Time to Write: On Umbrellas and Sword Fights, Parades and Dogs, Fire Alarms, Children, and Theater By Sarah Ruhl Cover Image
Just Kids: A National Book Award Winner By Patti Smith Cover Image
Travels with Charley in Search of America By John Steinbeck Cover Image
The Lord Of The Rings By J.R.R. Tolkien Cover Image
The House of Mirth By Edith Wharton, Jennifer Egan (Introduction by) Cover Image
Written on the Body: Lambda Literary Award (Vintage International) By Jeanette Winterson Cover Image
A Fine Balance (Vintage International) By Rohinton Mistry Cover Image

Novels for Lovers of Magical Realism

One Hundred Years of Solitude By Gabriel Garcia Marquez Cover Image
Midnight's Children: A Novel (Modern Library 100 Best Novels) By Salman Rushdie Cover Image
Their Eyes Were Watching God By Zora Neale Hurston Cover Image
Beasts of Extraordinary Circumstance: A Novel By Ruth Emmie Lang Cover Image
A Tale for the Time Being: A Novel By Ruth Ozeki Cover Image
Once Upon a River: A Novel By Diane Setterfield Cover Image
The Astonishing Color of After By Emily X.R. Pan Cover Image
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle: A Novel (Vintage International) By Haruki Murakami Cover Image
The Book of X By Sarah Rose Etter Cover Image
Bunny: A Novel By Mona Awad Cover Image
Like Water for Chocolate: A Novel in Monthly Installments with Recipes, Romances, and Home Remedies By Laura Esquivel Cover Image

Favorites from Our "The Human Condition" Section

Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead By Brené Brown Cover Image
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind By Yuval Noah Harari Cover Image
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business By Charles Duhigg Cover Image
Thinking, Fast and Slow By Daniel Kahneman Cover Image
Hallelujah Anyway: Rediscovering Mercy By Anne Lamott Cover Image
Figuring By Maria Popova Cover Image
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking By Susan Cain Cover Image
The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma By Bessel van der Kolk, M.D. Cover Image
Man's Search for Meaning By Viktor E. Frankl, Harold S. Kushner (Foreword by), William J. Winslade (Afterword by) Cover Image
Art as Therapy By Alain Botton, John Armstrong Cover Image

Books That Inspire Optimism

Humankind: Changing the World One Small Act at a Time By Brad Aronson Cover Image
Passing for Human: A Graphic Memoir By Liana Finck Cover Image
Maybe You Should Talk To Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed By Lori Gottlieb Cover Image
The Encyclopedia of Early Earth: A Novel By Isabel Greenberg Cover Image
Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative (Austin Kleon) By Austin Kleon Cover Image
The Piano Tuner: A Novel By Daniel Mason Cover Image
The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness By Sy Montgomery Cover Image
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society: A Novel By Mary Ann Shaffer, Annie Barrows Cover Image
Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind: Informal Talks on Zen Meditation and Practice By Shunryu Suzuki, Trudy Dixon (Editor), Huston Smith (Preface by), Richard Baker (Introduction by), David Chadwick (Afterword by) Cover Image
Hope in the Dark: Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities By Rebecca Solnit Cover Image

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