Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesBooks & Authors · 1 decade ago

Anyone know any good books?

I'm in need of a good book. help? thanks:)

oh and i've already read the twilight saga, and harry potter.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

    The Book Thief by Markus Zusack

    The City of Thieves by David Benioff

    Before I Die by Jenny Downham

    Marked by PC Cast

    Christine by Stephen King

    The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King

    Ingo Series by Helen Dunmore

    Runemarks by Joanne Harris

    Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

    Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte

    The Professor by Charlotte Bronte

    Only Dad by Alan Titchmarsh

    Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett

    Mort by Terry Practchett

    The Queen And I by Sue Townsend

    Pillars of the Earth and World Without End by Ken Follet

    The Great Plague A London girls’ diary – Pamela Oldfield

    The Pest House by Jim Crace

    6th Wife by Suzanna Dunn

    At the Sign of the Sugar Plum by Mary Hooper

    Dating Hamlet by Lisa Fielder

    Whistling for Elephants by Sandi Toksvic

    Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

    Maximum Ride series

    The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

    The Boy in Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne

    Last Chance by Sarah Dessen

    Inkheart by Cornelia Funke

    The Book Thief by Markus Zuzack

    The Circle of Magic by Tamora Pierce

    My Sisters Keeper by Jodi Picoult

    21/2 Pillars of Wisdom by Alexander McCall Smith

    My Legendary Girlfriend by Mike Gayle

    Song of the Sound by Adam Armstrong

    A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks

    My Best Friend’s Girl by Dorothy Koomson

    The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

    Heavenly Date and Other Flirtations by Alexander McCall Smith

    Mr Commitment by Mike Gayle

    Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death by M C Beaton

    Water For Elephants by Sara Gruen

    Turning Thirty by Mike Gayle

    Bloody Ham by Brian Kavanagh

    Heart Shaped Box and 20th Century Ghosts by Joe Hill

    Odd Thomas by Dean Koontz

    The Road by Cormac McCarthy

    The Devil’s Labyrinth by John Saul

    Duma Key by Stephen King

    To Kill a Mocking Bird by Harper Lee

    Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskill

    Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathon Swift

    The Inheritors by William Golding

    The Pearl by John Steinbeck

    A Room with a View by E M Forster

    Breakfast at Tiffany’s by Truman Capote

    The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Sparks

    The Turn of the Screw by Henry James

    English Fairy Tales by Joseph Jacobs

    Aesop’s Fables

    Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

    The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien

    Watership Down by Richard Adams

    The Professor by Charlotte Bronte

    Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons

    Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austin

    Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne

    Bram Stoker’s Dracula

    Travels With My Aunt by Graham Greene

    The Awakening and other stories by Kate Chopin

    The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving

    And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

    A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain

    The Sword of Truth series by Terry Goodkind is great, 11 books and a Spin off book - Debt of Bones

    Wizards First Rule

    Stone of Tears

    Blood of the Fold

    Temple of the Winds

    Soul of the Fire

    Faith of the Fallen

    The Pillars of Creation

    Naked Empire




    The Dark Tower series by Stephen King 7 books with a spin off Eyes of the Dragon

    The Gunslinger

    The Drawing of the Three

    The Wastelands

    Wizard and Glass

    Wolves of Calla

    Song of Suzanna

    The Dark Tower

    Fred the Mermaid series by MaryJanice Davidson

    Sleeping with the Fishes

    Swimming without a Net

    Fish Out of Water

    The Circle trilogy by Nora Roberts

    Morrigan's Cross

    Dance of the Gods

    Valley of Silence

    Children of Men by PD James

    Wide Sargassa Sea by Jean Rhys

    Dissolution by C J Sansom

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    New Moon (The Twilight Saga, Book 2) (Paperback)

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Misery- Stephen King

    Author get kidnapped by a crazy fan and must find his way out

    Carrie-Stephen King

    girl who gets made fun of find out that she has telekensis and destorys the town

    It -Stephen King

    a killer clown lives in the sewers of a manie town and kills childern and 7 kids find out and try to kill it

    Cujo-Stephen King

    a 200 lb saint bernard get bit by a bat and goes rabid and attacks everyone

    The grimm brothers fairy tales

    examples are Cinderella Snow white little red riding hood

    Needful things-Stephen King

    a new shop keeper is in town and he has your favorite items just how much are you willing to pay for them

    Interview with a vampire- Ann Rice( 100 times better than twilight and goes through many time periods ohh also she has a whole vampire series)

    This one is kinda hard to explain its about a vampire that has an interview with a (human) new reporter about his life and it startes out in the south in like mid 1800 and ends in pairs like 150 years later and every thing that he went through

    The Shining-Stephen King

    All work and no play makes jack a dull boy

    Edger allen poe ( The Raven is the best)

    Desperation-Stephen King

    6 people have to end the rath of evil in a western town 100 miles from where jesus lost his sandles and things get very intese

    Firestarter-Stephen King

    about a little girl who, when she gets angry or very upset, can start fires

    Christine-Stephen King

    a kid buys a car he has always wanted and the car has always wanted him

    Nightshift-Stephen King

    Short story collection

    Four past midnight-Stephen King

    Short story collection

    Sherlock homes

    Hes a detactive

    Dracula (the original)


    Salems Lot- Stephen king

    a town is over run with vampires and one man must stop it

    Pet Sematary- Stephen King

    When their cat dies, Jud takes Louis to an ancient Indian burial ground, and when they bury the cat there, it comes back to life

    JAWS- Peter Benchley

    Do i really have to explain that one

    The Strand case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde- Robert Louis Stevenson

    Spilt people in one body ones a murder

    The legend of sleepy hollow

    the headless horse man

    I have read every book on this list and they are all very good but by far Misery is the best!

    hope that helps

  • 1 decade ago

    The House of Night stories are really good.

    Kelley Armstrong wrote a Young Adult series called Darkest Powers. It's actually a part of her Otherworld series but is good on its own. I haven't gotten to Otherworld yet but Darkest Powers was fabulous.

    There's also the Evernight series.

    Anne Rice wrote some great Vampire novels.

    They're all fantasy novels.

    Source(s): Myself
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  • 1 decade ago

    If you like the vampire thing there are two series that I really enjoyed (more so than Twilight) which are: The Sookie Stackhouse Novels by Charlaine Harris & The Vampire Diaries by L.J. Smith.

    They are both tv shows, too. True Blood (the first one) is on HBO and The Vampire Diaries is a new series on CW this fall.

  • 1 decade ago

    If you liked Twilight try The Vampire Academy series by Richelle Mead.

  • 1 decade ago

    If you're into fantasy/teen novels give Tamora Pierce a try. The Lioness saga is the best. Also in the same genre try anything by Garth Nix.

  • 1 decade ago

    Child of the North by Josephine Cox.

    Call the Midwife by Jennifer Worth.

    In the shadow of the Workhouse by Jennifer Worth.

    The Road to Nab End by William Woodruff.

    Beyond Nab End by William Woodruff.

  • 1 decade ago

    Kresley Cole - Immortals after dark series is HOT!

    I really really got hooked! Great read!

  • 1 decade ago

    -To kill a mockingbird (harper lee)

    -The Da Vinci code (Dan brown)

    -angels and demons (Dan brown)

    -the Alex Rider series (Anthony Horowitz)

    -Deception point (Dan brown)

    -My family and other animals (Gerald Durrel)

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