TPL Book Lists for Adults

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Adventure Authors
Unearth Great Fiction--Archeology


Christian and/or Inspirational 

Christian Fiction Authors
Gentle Reads
Inspirational Novels
Inspirational Novels--Apocalypse, Biblical, Suspense


General Fiction 

Crafty Authors
DysFUNctional Families
Feast of Fiction
First Fiction Presidential 2013
Books Like...The Handmaid's Tale  
Novel Destinations--New England




Biographical Historical Novels
Diary-Letter Historical Fiction
Historical Fiction 2013

Pride and Prejudice
Revolutionary Reads
World War I Fiction
World War II Fiction




Horror Authors
Horror--Ghost Stories
Horror--Must Reads 2012



Golden Age of Mystery
Great Britain Mystery Authors
Light Mystery Authors
Murder Under the Mistletoe
Police Procedurals
Private Investigator Mystery Authors



Addiction & Recovery Memoirs
Athlete Biographies
Celebrity Biographies
David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell Read Alikes
I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai Read Alikes
Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly Read Alikes
Leaders Biographies
Operation Paperclip by Annie Jacobsen Read Alikes
Pet Memoirs
Popular Subjects Guide (Where to find topics in the Library)
Science Books for Every Reader
World War I
World War II





Regency Romance Authors
Spicy Romance Authors
Romances for Non-Romance Readers



Speculative Fiction (Science Fiction, Fantasy)

Classic Fantasy

Science Fiction Authors
Science Fiction Featuring Female Authors
Time Travelers 

Tough Chicks in Urban Fantasy
Urban Fantasy


Suspense and/or Thrillers

Forensic Fiction 
Girl on a Train Read Alike
Legal Thrillers
Nordic Noir
Political Thrillers 2013
Psychological Thrillers
Scandinavian Thriller Read Alike
Spy Novel Authors
Suspense Novel Authors


Westerns and/or Western Setting

Westerns Fiction