Book Lists

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Recommendations are the best way to find a new book to read. Book lists bring similar kinds of books together in one convenient location. They are quite handy, so I do them all the time for my KSL column and Studio 5. Here you can find them all!

Browse through and find your next favorite read. For kid book lists, see below.

Book Lists of All Kinds

6 Cool, Quirky Books To Give This Season (Christmas 2015)

Lost Horror Novel Back in Print and Other Vintage Scares for October 2015

Expand Your Mind: 7 Fascinating Nonfiction Reads

Clean Romance Resource: 100’s of Clean Love Stories

10 Summer Reads for the Whole Family 2015

9 Books About Women Who Changed the World

6 TV Page Turners (books like favorite TV shows)

Books to Read with Your TEEN Daughter

Best Books of 2014 (all ages)

Novels that Promote Gratitude 

Ghost Story Novels

Relaxing Reads (clean romance, adventure escapes)

Books Every BOY Should Read (all ages)

Studio 5: Books Every GIRL Should Read (all ages)

Best of the Best Historical Fiction

Summer Reading 2014

5 Novels You Should Read This Year (early 2014) – Studio 5

Best Novels of 2013

Books to Give This Christmas – For Everyone on Your List (2013)

8 Books to Haunt and Thrill this October (2013)

6 Western Novels to Satisfy Your Inner Cowboy

Go Back In Time With 6 Fascinating Historical Fiction Books

6 Books to Satisfy Dad’s Sense of Adventure

Must-have Summer Reads for the Whole Family (2013)

Studio 5: Books to Read With Your Teen Daughter (and Blood Moon Cover reveal)

Author Adrienne Monson’s Favorite Vampire Books

From Cute to Clean: 8 Reasons to Give the Gift of a Great Love Story (Valentine’s Day)

Studio 5: Books for Downton Abbey Fanatics

6 Tremendous Fiction Books for Fans of the New Les Miserables Movie

Best Books of 2012

Gift Ideas for the Book Lover

Literary Classics Brought to Life in Graphic Novels

10 Favorite Halloween Picture Books

6 Delightfully Different Books to Read This October

Studio 5 Great Spooky Reads – kids, young readers, teens and adults

Studio 5 Board Books That WOW

A Year of Incredible Book Club Reads

6 Books Downton Abbey Fans Will Love

Studio 5 Clean Romantic Reads

5 Unforgettable New Books to Read This Summer

Studio 5 Summer Reading List 2012

Fairy Tale Novels That Will Satisfy Your Appetite For Happily Ever After

Young Adult Novels Moms and Daughters Will Love

4 Fabulous Romance Reads in Honor of St. Valentine

The Best Books of 2011

Wicked-Good Witch Books

Read a Classic…and Like it

Nonfiction Fiction Fans Will Love

Books to Read After the Kids Go To Bed

Enjoy a Sunny Book-cation This Summer

Book Recommendations for Kids

Holiday Wish List: 7 Books for Curious Kids (2015)

9 Books About Women Who Changed the World

Books to Read with Your TEEN Daughter

10 New and Must-Have Christmas Picture Books

Halloween Picture Books (2014)

Studio 5: Books Every BOY Should Read (all ages)

Studio 5: Books Every GIRL Should Read (all ages)

8 Books to Put in  the Easter Basket

Studio 5: Halloween Picture Books (2013)

Early Chapter Books for Ages 6-9

12 Fictional Characters Every Boy Should Know

12 Fictional Characters Every Girl Should Know

10 Favorite Halloween Picture Books

Best books of 2011

Books to read around the Thanksgiving table

Scary-fun Halloween books for kids

The coolest thing you’re not reading (comics and graphic novels)

Top ten board books for kids for love and abuse

New picture books the kids and I love

12 totally awesome books for boys

Young adult novels moms and daughters will love

6 Fascinating Books to Read With Kids, Ages 8-12

10 More Fun Board Books for Babies and Kids

Board Books That WOW – Best for gifts