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Christian Fiction: Amish/Mennonite
Wanda E. Brunstetter
Suzanne Woods Fisher
Kathleen Fuller
Ann H. Gabhart
Shelley Shepard Gray
Beverly Lewis
Marta Perry
Ruth Reid
Gayle Roper
Kim Vogel Sawyer
Beth Wiseman
Cindy Woodsmall

Christian Fiction: Biblical
T. Davis Bunn
Joseph F. Girzone
Hank Hangraaff
Angela Elwell Hunt
Francine Rivers
Diana Wallis Taylor

Christian Fiction: Contemporary
Judy Baer
Shelly Beach
Deborah Bedford
James Scott Bell
Charlene Ann Baumbich
T. Davis Bunn
Mindy Starns Clark
Brandilyn Collins
W. Dale Cramer
Richard Paul Evans
Tricia Goyer
Robin Jones Gunn
Kelly Eileen Hake
Robin Lee Hatcher
Rachel Hauck
Kristen Heitzmann
Roxanne Henke
Angela Elwell Hunt
Diann Hunt
Denise Hunter
Neta Jackson
Sally John
Jan Karon
Karen Kingsbury
Tamara Leigh
Charles Martin
Susan Meissner
John Moore
Linda Nichols
Trish Perry
Deborah Raney
Lisa Samson
Linda Evans Shepherd
Jackina Stark
Carla Stewart
Jim Stovall
Janice Thompson
Eric Wilson
Lisa Wingate
Kathleen Y’Barbo
William Young

Christian Fiction: Fantasy/SciFi
Randy Alcorn
Tim F. LaHaye
Stephen R. Lawhead

Christian Fiction: Historical
Tamara Alexander
Lynn N. Austin
Tracey Bateman
Lawana Blackwell
Maggie Brendan
Jamie Carie
Jack Cavanaugh
Colleen Coble
Mary Connealy
Lori Copland
Susan Page Davis
Rosey Dow
Roger Elwood
Laura Frantz
DeeAnne Gist
Shelley Gray
Cathy Marie Hake
Kelly Eileen Hake
Robin Lee Hatcher
B.J. Hoff
Jane Kirkpatrick
Julie Klassen
Al Lacy
Stephen R. Lawhead
Julie Lessman

Christian Fiction: LOVE Finds You (Series)
Dorothy Love
Sharlene MacLaren
Judith Miller
Kathleen Morgan
Gilbert Morris
Lynn Morris
Diane Noble
Janette Oke
Judith Pella
Trish Perry
Tracie Peterson
Michael R. Phillips
Colleen L. Reece
Kim Vogel Sawyer
Lauraine Snelling
Penelope J. Stokes
Sarah Sundin
M.L. Tyndall
Jan Watson
Lori Wick
Karen Witemeyer

Christian Fiction: Romance
DeeAnne Gist
Dee Henderson
Denise Hunter
Deborah Raney
Francine Rivers
Lori Wick

Christian Fiction: Suspense
James Scott Bell
Terri Blackstock
T. Davis Bunn
Ted Dekker
Sibella Giorello
Dee Henderson
Tim F. LaHaye
Susan Meissner
DiAnn Mills
Mark Andrew Olsen
Frank E. Peretti
Joel C. Rosenberg
Brodie Thoene
Brock Thoene
Susan May Warren
Nicole Young

Westerns: Classics
Max Brand
Zane Grey
Will James
Louis L’Amour

Gentle Reads: Life stories
Maeve Binchy
Elizabeth Berg
Eleanor Brown
Sandra Dallas
Fannie Flag
Dorothea Benton Frank
Kaye Gibbons
Kristin Hannah
Jan Karon
Joan A. Medlicott
Rosamunde Pilcher
Jeanne Ray
Ann B. Ross
Mary Ann Shaffer
Helen Simonson
Patrick Taylor
Joanna Trollope

Gentle Reads: Mystery
Nancy Atherton
Rita Mae Brown
Agatha Christie
Sue Grafton
William X. Kienzle
Alexander McCall Smith

Gentle Reads: Romance
Lorna Landvik
Luanne Rice
Nicholas Sparks

Like Jodi Picoult
Elizabeth Berg
Chris Bohjalian
Lisa Gardner
Jane Hamilton
Kristin Hannah
Alice Hoffman
Billy Letts
Sue Miller
Jacquelyn Mitchard
Anita Shreve

Like Anne Tyler
Elizabeth Berg
Judith Guest
Kent Haruf
Alice Hoffman
Lorrie Moore
Richard Russo
Joanna Trollope
Wally Lamb

Like Danielle Steel
Barbara Taylor Bradford
Carolyn Brown
Sandra Brown
Barbara Delinsky
Jayne Ann Krentz
Nora Roberts

Like Sophie Kinsella
Cecelia Ahern
Mary Kay Andrews
Kristin Billerbeck
Helen Fielding
Robin Jones Gunn
Beth Harbison
Marian Keyes
Sophie Kinsella
Megan McCafferty
Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Jennifer Weiner
Lauren Weisberger

Like David Baldacci
Jeffrey Archer
Lee Child
Michael Connelly
Jeffrey Deaver
Linda Fairstein
W.E.B. Griffin
James Grippando
Jack Higgins
Iris Johansen
Phillip Margolin
Brad Meltzer
James Patterson
John Sandford
Stuart Woods

Like Dan Brown
David Baldacci
Steve Berry
Ian Caldwell
Michael Crichton
Umberto Eco
Raymond Khoury
Ross King
Eric Van Lustbader
Brad Meltzer
Daniel Silva

Like Sandra Brown
Catherine Coulter
Julie Garwood
Heather Graham
Linda Howard
James Patterson
Elizabeth Peters
Karen Robards
J.D. Robb

Like C.J. Box
Nevada Barr
James Lee Burke
Steve Hamilton
Joseph Heywood
David Housewright
Craig Johnson
William Kent Krueger
Michael McGarrity
Neil McMahon
Thomas Perry
Dana Stabenow

Like Lee Child
James Lee Burke
Harlan Coben
Michael Connelly
Robert Crais
Nelson DeMille
Barry Eisler
Andrew Grant
Stephen Hunter
Greg Hurwitz
John Sandford
Randy Wayne White

Like Tom Clancy
Jeffery Archer
David Baldacci
Dale Brown
Stephen Coonts
Vince Flynn
Tim Green
W.E.B. Griffin
Jack Higgins
Brad Thor

Like Diane Mott Davidson
Susan Wittig Albert
Laura Childs
Jill Churchill
Joanne Fluke
Sarah Graves
Tamar Myers
Katherine Hall Page

Like Janet Evanovich
Mary Kay Andrews
Nancy Bush
Meg Cabot (Heather Wells series)
Jill Churchill
Carl Hiaasen
Susan Isaacs
Lisa Lutz
Carly Phillips
Sherryl Woods

Like James Patterson
Jeff Abbott
Lee Child
Harlan Coben
Jonathan Kellerman
Tami Hoag
J.D. Robb
Phillip Margolin
T. Jefferson Parker
Michael Connelly
Andrew Gross
Jeffery Deaver
John Sanford
Thomas Perry
Lisa Gardner
Stephen J. Cannell
J.A. Jance

Forensic Science
Patricia Cornwell’s Kay Scarpetta series
Iris Johansen’s Eve Duncan series
Jefferson Bass’ Body Farm series
Kathy Reichs’ Temperance Brennan series

Vampire fiction
Charlaine Harris – Sookie Stackhouse
Anne Rice – Vampires Chronicles
Nora Roberts – Circle Trilogy
Rachel Caine – Morganville Vampires
Melissa De La Cruz – Blue Bloods
Richelle Mead – Vampire Academy
P.C. Cast – House of Night
Katie MacAlister – Dark Ones

Books set in North Dakota
Vickie McDonough – Wildflower Hearts
Judy Baer – An Unlikely Blessing
Lois Phillips Hudson – Bones of Plenty & Reapers of the Dust
Debbie Macomber – Dakota series
Lori Copeland – The Dakota Diaries series
Kathleen Norris – Dakota
Roxanne Henke
Phil Rustad – Alamo North Dakota
Chuck Klosterman – Downtown Owl
Carrie Young
Jonathan Twingley
Lorna Landvik – Oh My Stars

Western fiction
Max Brand
Maggie Brendan
Jack Curtis
Peter Dawson
Ivan Doig
Phil Dunlap
Fred Grove
A.B. Guthrie
Steve Hockensmith
A.H. Holt
Al Lacy
Will James
Robert Kammen
Louis L’Amour
Lee Martin
Larry McMurtry
Gilbert Morris
Robert B. Parker
Alfred Patrick

Like The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Feed by M.T. Anderson
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
City of Ember by Jeanne DePrau
The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer
Lord of the Flies by William Golding
I am Number Four by Pittacus Lore
Tomorrow, When the War Began by John Marsden
Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer
The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin
The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan
Unwind by Neal Shusterman
Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater
Uglies series by Scott Westerfeld
The Bar Code Tattoo by Suzanne Weyn

Like The Help by Kathryn Stockett
We Are All Welcome Here by Elizabeth Berg
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan C. Bradley
Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
Saving CeeCee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman
The Friday Night Knitting Club by Kate Jacobs
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Sula by Toni Morrison
Clover by Dori Sanders
The Color Purple by Alice Walker

Like The Locket by Richard Paul Evans
The Alchemist by Paolo Coelho
Bee Season by Myla Goldberg
The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom
The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks
Sam’s Letters to Jennifer by James Patterson
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
The Shack by William Young

Books you’ll recommend to your friends
Blind Your Ponies by Stanley Gordon West
The Help by Kathryn Stockett
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
The Stand by Stephen King
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
The Glass Castle & Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls

True Stories: Cancer
About Alice by Calvin Trillin
The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch
A Season in Hell by Marilyn French
Everyday Strength by Randy Becton
Uplift by Barbara Delinsky
Don’t Bet Against Me! by Deanna Favre
It Takes a Worried Man by Brendan Halpin

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