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Action & Adventure

Amish Inspirational Fiction

Animal Tales

Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa 

General Fiction

Gentle Reads

Glitz & Glamour

Humor & Satire

Humor & Satire (American Authors)

Westerns

Women’s Fiction Authors

Action & Adventure

Clive Cussler The Dirt Pitt Adventures, The Oregon Files, The Numa Files, Isaac Bell Detective series, Fargo Adventures
Nelson DeMille Paul Brenner series, John Corey series
Christopher Farnsworth
Joseph Garber Vertical Run
Sally Gardner The Red Necklace, The Silver Blade
Stephen Hunter Bob Lee Swagger series
Matthew Reilly Shane Schofield series, Jack West, Jr. series
James Rollins Sigma Force series
Taylor Stevens

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Amish Inspirational Fiction

Wanda E. Brunstetter
Jerry S. Eicher
Mary Ellis
Shelley Shepard Gray
Beverly Lewis
Kelly Long
Kim Vogel Sawyer (Mennonite)
Cindy Woodsmall

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Animal Tales

Richard Adams Watership Down (rabbits)
Paul Auster Timbuktu (dogs)
Marian Babson (cats)
Richard Bach Jonathan Livingston Seagull (birds)
Lilian Jackson Braun (cats)
Rita Mae Brown Mrs. Murphy series (cat mysteries)
W. Bruce Cameron A Dog’s Purpose, A Dog’s Journey
Carole Nelson Douglas Midnight Louie series (cat mysteries)
Benjamin Hale The Evolution of Bruno Littlemore (chimpanzees)
Jon Katz Rose in a Storm (dogs)
Peter Mayle A Dog’s Life
Shirley Rousseau Murphy Joe Grey series (cat mysteries)
Andrew O’Hagan (dogs) The Life and Opinions of Maf the Dog, and of his friend Marilyn Monroe
Susan Wilson (dogs) One Good Dog

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Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa

Anne Perry (The Christmas Stories)
D. Winbush Riley The complete Kwanzaa: celebrating our cultural harvest
David Baldacci The Christmas Train
Debbie Macomber (Christmas books)
Glenn Beck The Christmas Sweater, Snow Angel
Hanukkah lights : stories of the season : from NPR’s annual holiday special
Jane Haddam Festival of Deaths
Jennifer Chiaverini The Christmas Quilt
Jessica B. Harris A Kwanzaa keepsake: celebrating the holiday with new traditions and feasts
Jimmy Carter Christmas in Plains: Memories
John Grisham Skipping Christmas
Judith Fellner In the Jewish Tradition: a year of foods and festivities
Linda Robertson The complete Kwanzaa celebration book
Mae Rockland Tupa The Hanukkah Book
Maitefa Angaza Kwanzaa: from holiday to everyday
Richard Paul Evans (Christmas)
Ron Gompertz Chrismukkah: everything you need to know to celebrate the hybrid holiday
Sheila Roberts (Christmas)
The Story of Hanukkah

Christmas Mysteries in alphabetical order by author’s last name

Christmas Romance in alphabetical order by author’s last name

Other Christmas stories by genre and author’s last name

 

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General Fiction

Margaret Atwood
Paul Auster
Nicholson Baker
Russell Banks
Pat Barker
Julian Barnes
Rick Bass
Ann Beattie

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Gentle Reads

Jennifer Chiaverini
Sandra Dallas
Elizabeth Goudge
Grace Livingston Hill
Joan A. Medlicott
Mary Emily Pearce
Rosamunde Pilcher
Eugenia Price
Barbara Pym
Miss Read
Van Reid
D.E. Stevenson
Jean Stubbs
Angela Thirkell
Eudora Welty
Jessamyn West
Lisa Wingate

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Glitz & Glamour

Candace Bushnell
Jackie Collins
Diana Diamond
Dominick Dunne
Gigi Levangie Grazer
Judith Krantz
Harold Robbins
Sidney Sheldon and Tilly Bagshawe
Penny Vincenzi

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Humor & Satire

Douglas Adams Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
Kingsley Amis Lucky Jim
Martin Amis
Alan Bennett The Uncommon Reader
William Boyd
Anthony Burgess
Roddy Doyle
Penelope Fitzgerald
Michael Frayn
Stephen Fry  The Hippopotamus
Stella Gibbons Cold Comfort Farm
Penelope Lively
David Lodge
Nancy Mitford
Tom Perrotta
Zadie Smith
Muriel Spark
Sue Townsend The Adrian Mole Diaries
Fay Weldon
Mary Wesley
Madeleine Wickham (aka Sophie Kinsella)
P.G. Wodehouse

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Humor & Satire (American Authors)

Dave Barry
Bill Bryson
Christopher Buckley
William F. Buckley
Michael Chabon
Robert Crichton The Secret of Santa Vittoria
Tim Dorsey
Clyde Edgerton Walking Across Egypt
Carrie Fisher Postcards from the Edge
Jane Heller
Joseph Heller
Carl Hiaasen
James Hynes Kings of Infinite Space
John Irving
Dan Jenkins (humorous football fiction)
Garrison Keillor
Ken Kesey
Sam Lipsyte
Lisa Lutz
Armistead Maupin Tales of the City
Christopher Moore
Dorothy Parker
T. R. Pearson
Walker Percy
Tom Robbins
Philip Roth
Richard Russo Straight Man
David Sedaris
Jane Smiley Moo
Hunter S. Thompson
Jonathan Tropper
Mark Twain (satire)
Anne Tyler Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant
Kurt Vonnegut Breakfast of Champions
Jess Walter
Tom Wolfe

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Westerns

Molly Gloss
A.B. Guthrie
Will Henry
Richard S. Wheeler

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Women’s Fiction Authors

Sarah Addison Allen
Elizabeth Berg
Maeve Binchy
Barbara Taylor Bradford
Hester Browne
Katherine Center
Barbara Delinsky
Dorothea Benton Frank
Emily Giffin
Eileen Goudge
Kristin Hannah
Marian Keyes
Sue Miller
Mary Alice Monroe
Santa Montefiore
Laura Moriarty
Jodi Picoult
Belva Plain
Luanne Rice
Anita Shreve
Anne Rivers Siddons
Danielle Steel
Nancy Thayer
Joanna Trollope
Jennifer Weiner
Marcia Willett
Lolly Winston

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