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If you like V. C. Andrews, then try…

Joy Fielding
Kay Hooper
James Patterson (Alex Cross Series)
John Saul
Peter Straub

If you like Kelley Armstrong, then try…

Patricia Briggs
Laurell K. Hamilton
Charlaine Harris
Kim Harrison
Sherrilyn Kenyon
J. R. Ward
Gena Showalter

If you like David Baldacci, then try…

Jeffrey Archer
William Bernhardt
Stephen J. Cannell
Linda Fairstein
Vince Flynn
James Grippando
John Grisham
Brad Meltzer
Kyle Mills
Christopher Reich
Robert Tanenbaum
Brad Thor
Stuart Woods (Will Lee Series)

If you like Donna Ball, then try…

Cecelia Ahearn
Maeve Binchy
Barbara Taylor Bradford
Claire Cook
Fannie Flagg
Patricia Gaffney
Elizabeth Gilbert
Kristin Hannah
Ann Hood
Khaled Hosseini
Kate Jacobs
Sue Monk Kidd
Sophie Kinsella
Billie Letts
Debbie Macomber
Lisa See
Diane Setterfield
Mary Ann Shaffer
Kathryn Stockett
Amy Tan
Alice Walker
Rebecca Wells

If you like Nevada Barr, then try…

Jessica Speart
Karen Kijewski
Taffy Cannon
Lise McClendon
Lee Wallingford
Tony Hillerman
Margaret Mann
Elizabeth Quinn
Dana Stabenow
Lillian Jackson Braun
Sue Grafton
Peter Bowen
C J Box
Sue Henry
Linda Fairstein
Deborah Crombie
Sue Henry
J A Jance
Elizabeth George

If you like M. C. Beaton, then try…

Lillian Jackson Braun
Dorothy Cannell
Jon Cleary

If you like Steve Berry, then try…

Dan Brown (Angels & Demons)
J. R. Lankford (The Jesus Thief)

If you like Maeve Binchy, then try…

Rosamunde Pilcher
Fern Michaels
Phyllis Whitney
Eva Ibbotson
R F Delderfield
Sarah Woodhouse
J Lynne Hinton
Jennie Fields
Jean O’Neill
Avis Randall
Liz Ryan
Patricia Scanlan
Jacqueline Briskin
Belva Plain
Eugenia Price
Anne Rivers Siddons
Joanna Trollope
Janet Dailey
Robert James Waller
Danielle Steel
Nora Roberts
Edna O’Brien
Anne Tyler
Thomas Berger
Elizabeth Goudge
Colleen McCullough
Joanne Greenberg
Joyce Carol Oates
Anita Brooker
Arthur Golden
Gerald Hammond
Beverly LaHaye
Mary Alice Monroe
Kimberla Lawson Roby
Francine Rivers
Carol Smith
Katherine Stone
Charlotte Vale Allen
Nancy Clark
Eileen Goudge
Marcia Willett
Kristin Hannah

If you like Jenna Blum, then try…

Irene Nemirovsky
Audrey Niffenegger
Julie Orringer
Tatiana de Rosnay

If you like Barbara Taylor Bradford, then try…

Barbara Delinsky
Danielle Steel
Fern Michaels
LaVyrle Spencer
Susan Isaacs
Rona Jaffe
Judith Michael
Mary Stewart
Joanna Trollope
Anne Tyler
Barbara Wood
Maeve Binchy
Jacqueline Briskin
Joy Fielding
Belva Plain
Catherine Cookson
Rosalind Laker
Marilyn Harris
Howard Fast
Lois Battle
Robert James Waller
Julie Ellis
Jeffrey Archer
Stephen Birmingham
Joan Aiken
Jackie Collins
Joan Collins
Jennifer Cruise
Janet Dailey
Helen Fielding
Penelope Lively
Jo-Ann Mapson
Fay Weldon
Penelope Williamson
Alice Adams
Anita Brookner
Gail Godwin
Alison Lurie
Anne Rivers Siddons
Luanne Rice
Nora Roberts

If you like Alan Brennert, then try…

Sandra Brown (Rainwater)
James Houston (Bird of Another Heaven)
Brian Leung (Take Me Home)
Jeff Talarigo (The Pearl Diver)
Gail Tsukiyama (The Samurai’s Garden)

If you like Dan Brown, then try…

John Case
Daniel Silva
Michael Crichton
Barbara Wood
Margaret George
Katherine Neville
Richard Herman
Dean Ing
David Poyer
Jonathan Rabb
Clive Cussler
Nelson DeMille
Thomas Gifford
Robert Ludlum
Steve Berry
Raymond Khoury
Julia Navarro
Lincoln Child
Robert Crais
Umberto Eco
Greg Iles
Dean Koontz
James Patterson
Morris West
Frank Peretti
Randy Alcorn

If you like Sandra Brown, then try…

Jennifer Blake
Suzanne Brockmann
Stella Cameron
Mary Higgins Clark
Jackie Collins
Catherine Coulter
Janet Dailey
Jude Deveraux
Suzanne Forster
Nicci French
Lisa Gardner
Julie Garwood
Heather Graham
Christane Heggan
Dee Henderson
Tami Hoag
Joan Hohl
Kay Hooper
Linda Howard
Iris Johansen
Joan Johnston
Brenda Joyce
Andrea Kane
Sandra Kitt
Jayne Ann Krentz
Rachel Lee
Merline Lovelace
Elizabeth Lowell
Dinah McCall
Judith McNaught
Barbara Michaels
Linda Lael Miller
Marilyn Pappano
Elizabeth Peters
Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Karen Robards
J.D. Robb
Nora Roberts
Sharon Sala
Meryl Sawyer
Christina Skye
Amanda Stevens
Mariah Stewart
Katherine Stone
Anne Stuart
Laura Van Wormer
Gayle Wilson

If you like Robyn Carr, then try…

Janet Dailey
Jude Deveraux
Marcia Evanic
Robyn Kaye (Domestic Gods ser)
Linda Lael Miller
Julie Garwood
Rachel Gibson
Susan Wiggs

If you like Lee Child, then try…

Jeffrey Archer
David Baldacci
James Lee Burke
Harlen Coben
Michael Connelly
Robert Crais
Peter T. Deutermann
Barry Eisler
Stephen Hunter
George Pelecanos
Stuart Woods

If you like Tom Clancy, then try…

Richard Aellen
Jack Anderson
Campbell Armstrong
Larry Bond
Dale Brown
James H. Cobb
Larry Collins
Richard Condon
Stephen Coonts
Harold Coyle
Clive Cussler
Patrick A. Davis
Len Deighton
Nelson DeMille
Peter T. Deutermann
Michael DiMercurio
Gregory S. Dinallo
Clive Egleton
Barry Eisler
Joseph Finder
Sean Flannery
Vince Flynn
Ken Follett
Frederick Forsyth
Brian Freemantly
W. E. B. Griffin
David Hagberg
Richard Herman
Jack Higgins
James W. Huston
David Ignatius
Dean Ing
Mike Lawson
John Le Carré
Gus Lee
Robert Ludlum
Eric Lustbader
Gayle Lynds
Aistair MacLean
Francine Matthews
Bob Mayer
David Morrell
John J. Nance
Ralph Peters
Steve R. Pieczenik
R. J. Pineiro
J. C. Pollock
David Poyer
Douglas Reeman
Patrick Robinson
Gerald Seymour
Philip Shelby
Daniel Silva
Martin Cruz Smith
Craig Thomas
Ross Thomas
Joe Weber
Herman Wouk

If you like Mary Higgins Clark, then try…

Elizabeth Adler
Michael Allegretto
William Bayer
Sallie Bissell
Sandra Brown
Jan Burke
Carol Higgins Clark
Mary Jane Behrends Clark
Catherine Coulter
Diana Diamond
Marjorie Dorner
Joy Fielding
Nicci French
Lisa Gardner
Anna Gilbert
Eileen Goudge
Martha Grimes
Jonellen Heckler
Tami Hoag
Kay Hooper
Linda Howard
Susan Issacs
P. D. James
Judith A. Jance
Iris Johansen
Velda Johnston
William Katz
Faye Kellerman
Jonathan Kellerman
Judith Kelman
Jayne Ann Krentz
Caroline Llewellyn
Elizabeth Lowell
Patricia J. MacDonald
Sharyn McCrumb
Barbara Michaels
Fern Michaels
Doris Mortman
Nora Roberts
Wendy Corsi Staub
Barbara Vine
Kate Wilhelm

If you like Mary Jane Behrends Clark, then try…

Mary Higgins Clark
Iris Johansen
James Patterson
Carol Higgins Clark
Sandra Brown
Catherine Coulter
Kay Hooper
Fern Michaels
Lisa Jackson
Erica Spindler
Tami Hoag
Lisa Gardner
Lisa Scottoline
Danielle Steel
Wendy Markham
Karen robards
Michael Palmer
Luanne Rice

If you like Harlan Coben, then try…

Edna Buchanan
Stephen J. Cannell
Lee Child
Robert Crais
Lisa Gardner
Greg Iles
Andrew Klavan
Rick Riordan
Don Winslow
Stuart Woods

If you like Michael Connelly, then try…

James Lee Burke
Lee Child
James Ellroy
J. A. Jance
Faye Kellerman
Jonathan Kellerman
James Patterson
Ridley Pearson (Boldt & Matthews Series)
John Sandford
Joseph Wambaugh

If you like Robin Cook, then try…

Patricia Cornwell
Michael Crichton
Tess Gerritsen
Chuck Hogan
John J. Nance
Michael Palmer
Kathy Reichs
F. Paul Wilson

If you like Patricia Cornwell, then try…

Keith Ablow
Sarah Andrews
Taffy Cannon
Max Allen Collins
Robin Cook
Tom Corcoran
Barbara D’Amato
Jeffery Deaver
D. J. Donaldson
Eileen Dreyer
Aaron J. Elkins
Linda A. Fairstein
E. X. Ferrars
Lisa Gardner
Tess Gerritsen
Leonard S. Goldberg
Thomas Harris
Erin Hart
Fredrick D. Huebner
Greg Iles
Iris Johansen
Jonathan Kellerman
Mary Kittredge
Herbert H. Lieberman
David L. Lindsey
Sarah Lovett
Keith McCarthy
Sharyn McCrumb
Marcel Montecino
Darian North
James Patterson
Ridley Pearson
Kathy Reichs
Leah Ruth Robinson
John Sanford
Karin Slaughter
Robert W. Walker
Stephen White
David Wiltse

If you like Catherine Coulter, then try…

Catherine Anderson
Tami Hoag
Kay Hooper
Elizabeth Lowell
Debbie Macomber
Judith McNaught
Luanne Rice
Karen Robards
Nora Roberts
Danielle Steel

If you like Clive Cussler, then try…

Nelson DeMille
Ken Follett
Jack Higgins
Robert Ludlum
Ian Fleming
Eric Van Lustbader
Tom Clancy
Jack Du Brul
Douglas Preston
Lincoln Child
Harold Coyle
Stephen Coonts
James Thayer
Robert Louis Stevenson
Paul Garrison
Craig Dirgo
Hammond Innes
Adam Hall
Bill Granger
Bernard Cornwell
Clive Egleton
Brian Freemantle
Vince Flynne
Daniel Silva
Patricia Cornwell
Harold Coyle
James Clavell
Michael Crichton
Wilbur Smith
Jeffrey Archer
C S Forester
W E B Griffin
Alistair MacLean
Dale Brown
Frederick Forsyth

If you like Sylvia Day, then try…

Maya Banks
Jaci Burton
E. L. James
Beth Kery
Lora Leigh
Lisa Marie Rice

If you like Jeffery Deaver, then try…

Thomas Harris
Dennis Lehane
Chris Mooney
Ridley Pearson
Rex Stout
Robert Goldsborough
David Baldacci
Jonathan Kellerman
James Patterson
Kathy Reichs
Lee Child
William Diehl
Greg Isles

If you like Barbara Delinsky, then try…

Jude Deveraux
Anita Diamant
Patricia Gaffney
Julie Garwood
Kristin Hannah
Fern Michaels
Belva Plain
Luanne Rice
LaVyrle Spencer
Danielle Steel

If you like Sara Donati, then try…

Gil Adamson (the Outlander)
Marsha Canham
Jacqueline Carey (Kushiel’s Dart)
Ken Follett (Pillars of the Earth)
Diana Gabaldon
Anya Seton (Devil Water)
Sir Walter Scott (Ivanhoe)
Neal Stephenson (Quicksilver)

If you like Janet Evanovich, then try…

Nancy Bartholomew
Anthony Bruno
Jan Burke
Jennifer Crusie
G. M. Ford
Carl Hiaasen
Susan Isaacs
Sarah Shankman
Sarah Strohmeyer

If you like Linda Fairstein, then try…

Patricia Cornwell
Kathy Reichs
Ann Rule
Lisa Scottoline
Marcia Muller
John Lescroart
John Grisham

If you Like Tina Fey, then try…

Sara Barron (People are Unappealing)
Samantha Bee (I know I am…)
Sloane Crosley (I Was Told…)
Firoozah Dumas (Funny in Farsi)
Kathy Griffin
Chelsea Handler (Are You There…)
Julie Klausner (I Don’t Care about…)
Rachel Shukert (Have You No Shame?)
Stefanie Wilder-Taylor (It’s Not Me…)

If you Like Gillian Flynn, then try…

Peter Abrahams (Down the Rabitt Hole, End of
Story, Oblivion, Reality Check)
Kate Atkinson (One Good Turn, When Will There
be Good News?, Started Early, Took My Dog)
Chelsea Cain (Heartsick)
Nicci French (Killing Me Softly)
Tana French (The Likeness, In the Woods,
Faithful Place)
Sophie Hannah (The Wrong Mother)
Mo Hayder (Pig Island, Gone)
Patricia Highsmith (The Talented Mr. Ripely)
Steig Larrson
Denise Mina (Garnethill)
Chevy Stevens (Still Missing)
Lisa Unger (Black Out)
S. J. Watson (Before I Go to Sleep)

If you like Jonathan Safran Foer, then try…

Paul Auster
Philip Beard (Dear Zoe)
Alan Bradley
Mark Haddon (Curious Incident…)
Reynolds Price (Good Priest’s Son)
S. J. Rozen (Absent Friends)
Dana Adam Shapiro (Every Boy)

If you like Ken Follett, then try…

John Altman (A Gathering of Spies)
Dan Brown
Jeffery Deaver (Garden of Beasts)
Stella Rimington (At Risk)
Sir Walter Scott (Ivanhoe)
Sherry Sontag (Blind man’s Bluff)

If you like Jonathan Franzen, then try…

A. Manette Ansay
Roberto Bolano
Robert Boswell
Michael Chabon
Douglas Coupland
Michael Cunningham (The Hours)
Don DeLillo (Underworld)
E. L. Doctrow (Ragtime)
Rohinton Mistry
Antonya Nelson
Chuck Palahniuk
Philip Roth
George Saunders
Kurt Vonnegut

If you like Christine Feehan, then try…

Lori Handeland
Sherrilyn Kenyon
Stephanie Laurens
Shannon McKenna
Karen Marie Moning
Maggie Shayne

If you like Diana Gabaldon, then try…

Allen Appel
Anya Seton
Barbara Erskine
Susanna Clarke
Bernard Cornwell
Catherine Marshall
Patrick McGrath
Constance O’Day Flannery
Ken Follett
Marsha Canham
Michael Crichton
Nancy Bond
Sara Donati

If you like Julie Garwood, then try…

Victoria Alexander
Catherine Coulter
Jude Deveraux
Johanna Lindsey
Elizabeth Lowell
Judith McNaught
Rebecca Paisley
Amanda Quick
Kathleen Woodiwiss

If you like Tess Gerritsen, then try…

Peter Clement
Robin Cook
Michael Crichton
Patricia Cornwell
Thomas Harris
Iris Johansen
Robert Preston
Kathy Reichs
Karin Slaughter

If you like Sue Grafton, then try…

Linda Barnes
Nevada Bar
Eleanor Taylor Bland
Jan Burke
Robert Crais
Amanda cross
Barbara D’Amato
Janet Dawson
Janet Evanovich
Leslie Glass
Joan Hess
Judith A. Jance
Karen Kijewski
Rochelle
Majer Krich
Janice Law
Marharet Maron
Lia Matera
Sharyn McCrumb
Camille Minichino
Theresa Monsour
Marcia Muller
Carol O’Connell
Sara Paretsky
Elizabeth Peters
J. D. Robb
Julie Smith
Dana Stabenow
Kathy Hogan Trocheck
Judith Van Gieson
Sharon Zukowski

If you like John Grisham, then try…

William Bernhardt
Jay Brandon
Dudley W. Buffa
William J. Coughlin
Christopher A. Darden
Terry Devane
Dexter Dias
William Diehl
Linda A. Fairstein
Joseph Finder
Michael Fredrickson
J. F. Freedman
Stephen W. Frey
Philip Friedman
Mark Gimenez
Stephen Greenleaf
James Grippando
Amy Gutman
George V. Higgins
Stephen Horn
Clifford Irving
Michael A. Kahn
Lelia Kelly
Baine Kerr
William Lashner
Mimi Lavenda Latt
John T. Lescroart
Bonnie MacDougal
Philip Margolin
John S. Martel
Steve Martini
Lia Matera
Christine McGuire
Brad Meltzer
Perri O’Shaughnessy
Barbara Parker
Richard Parrish
Richard North Patterson
Barry Reed
Nancy Taylor Rosenberg
David Rosenfelt
Lisa Scottoline
Barry Siegel
Sheldon Siegel
Mike Stewart
Robert Tanenbaum
Scott Turow
Judith Van Gieson
Gallatin Warfield
Robert Whitlow
Kate Wilhelm
Sabin Willett

If you like Sara Gruen, then try…

Sarah Shun-lien Bynum (Madeline is Sleeping)
Jim Fergus (The Wild Girl)
Fannie Flagg (Fried Green Tomatoes…)
Robert Hough (The Final Confession of Mabel Stark)
Anna Jean Mayhew (The Dry Grass of August)
Elizabeth McCraken (Niagra Falls All Over Again)
Diane Setterfield (The Thirteenth Tale)
Khaled Hosseini (A Thousand Splendid Suns)

If you like Jack Higgins, then try…

Tom Clancy (The Bear and the Dragon)
Clive Cussler (Trojan Odyssey, Atlantis Found)
Jeffery Deaver (Garden of Beasts)

If you like Tami Hoag, then try…

Nora Roberts
Iris Johansen
Karen Robards
Elizabeth Adler
Tess Gerritsen
Alex Kava
James Patterson
Patricia Cornwell
Kathy Reichs
Stella Cameron
Linda Howard
Mary Higgins Clark
Kay Hooper
Lisa Gardner

If you like Linda Howard, then try…

Elizabeth Adler
Suzanne Brockmann
Sandra Brown
Catherine Coulter
Julie Garwood
Kay Hooper
Iris Johansen
Elizabeth Lowell
Nora Roberts

If you like Greg Iles, then try…

Dan Brown
Lee Child
Mary Higgins Clark
James Grippando
John Grisham
William Lashner
David Lindsey
James Patterson
Karin Slaughter
Mike Stewart

If you like Lisa Jackson, then try…

Philippa Gregory
Nora Roberts
Amanda Quick
Judith McNaught
Diana Gabaldon
Linda Lael Miller

If you like E. L. James, then try…

Susan Andersen (Cutting Loose)
Gillian Archer (Wicker Weekend)
Maya Banks (Sweet Surrender)
Larry Brooks (Serpent’s Dance)
Jaci Burton (Wild Riders, Play-by-Play sereis))
Sylvia Day (Bared to You)
Christina Dodd (Just the Way You Are)
Lori Foster (Too Much Temptation)
Lorelei James
Lora Leigh
Laura Reese (Topping from Below)
Lisa Marie Rice (Nightfire, Into The Crossfire)
A. N. Roquelaure (The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty)
Edith Templeton (Gordon)

If you like P. D. James, then try…

Barbara D’Amato
Colin Dexter (Insp. Morse)
Karin Fossum
Elizabeth George
Caroline Graham
Reginald Hill
Susan Hill
Laurie R. King
Ruth Rendell
Peter Robinson
Dorothy L. Sayers
Barbara Vine
Minette Walters
Sara Woods
Margaret Yorke

If you like Judith A. Jance, then try…

Janet Evanovich
Tony Hillerman
James Patterson
Harlan Coben
Lawrence Block
Sara Paretsky
Bill Pronzini
Aimee & David Thurlo
Sue Grafton
Nevada Barr

If you like Iris Johansen, then try…

Sandra Brown
Catherine Coulter
Joy Fielding
Kay Hooper
Tami Hoag
Linda Howard
Barbara Michaels
Karen Robards
Mary Stewart
Phyllis Whitney

If you like Jan Karon, then try…

Carrie Brown
Richard Paul Evans
Joseph Girzone
Elizabeth Goudge
Philip Gulley
Joan Medlicott
Rosamunde Pilcher
Miss Read
Ann B. Ross
Katherine Valentine

If you like Faye Kellerman, then try…

Susan Dunlap
Elizabeth Livingston
Dell Shannon
T Jefferson Parker
James Patterson
Sue Grafton
John Sandford
Michael Connelly
Jonathan Kellerman
Ken Follett
Rochelle Majer Krich
Paula Woods
Stuart Woods

If you like Jonathan Kellerman, then try…

Keith Ablow
Mary Higgins Clark
Michael Connelly
Robin Cook
Thomas Cook
Patricia Cornwell
Jeffrey Deaver
Nicci French
Lisa Gardner
Kay Hooper
Greg Iles
Faye Kellerman
Patricia MacDonald
James Patterson
Ridley Pearson
Thomas Perry
Ruth Rendell
Lawrence Sanders
Stephen White

If you like Stephen King, then try…

Campbell Armstrong
Clive Barker
Ramsey Campbell
Lincoln Child
Andrew Coburn
John Coyne
Tananarive Due
John Farris
Charles L. Grant
James Byron Huggins
Shirley Jackson
Dean R. Koontz
Tanith Lee
Ira Levin
H. P. Lovecraft
Brian Lumley
David Lozell Martin
Graham Masterton
Richard Matheson
Robert McCammon
Susie Moloney
Thomas F. Monteleone
David Morrell
Chuck Palahniuk
Douglas J. Preston
Anne Rice
Al Sarrantonio
John Saul
Steven Shagan
Dan Simmons
Peter Straub
Whitley Strieber
Andrew H. Vachss
F. Paul Wilson
Chelsea Quinn Yarbro

If you like Dean Koontz, then try…

V. C. Andrews
Piers Anthony
Clive Barker
Douglas Clegg
Jeffrey Deaver
Thomas Harris
James Herbert
Stephen King
Richard Laymon
Robert McCammon
John Saul
Dan Simmons
Peter Straub
Stuart Woods

If you like Jane Ann Krentz, then try…

Mary Higgins Clark
Catherine Coulter
Barbara Delinsky
Julie Garwood
Heather Graham
Iris Johansen
Stephanie Laurens
Elizabeth Lowell
Judith McNaught
Barbara Michaels
Fern Michaels
Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Nora Roberts

If you like Steig Larsson, then try…

Kjell Eriksson
Peter Hoeg
Toni Hillerman (The Shape Shifter)
Arnaldur Inridason
Judith A. Jance (Long Time Gone)
Jim Kelly (The Coldest Blood)
Henning Mankell
Denise Mina (Garnethill)
Jo Nesbo
Hakan Nesser
T. Jefferson Parker (L.A. Outlaws)
Karin Slaughter (Blindsighted)
Colson Whitehead (The Intuitionist)

If you like Debbie Macomber, then try…

Jan Karon
Cathie Linz
Lori Copeland
Susan Wiggs
Richard Paul Evans
Kaye Gibbons
Jude Deveraux
Fern Michaels
Luanne Rice

If you like Hilary Mantel, then try…

Vanora Bennett (Portrait of an Unknown Woman)
Sarah Dunant (Birth of Venus)
Dorothy Dunnett
George Garrett
Orham Pamuk (My Name is Red)
S. J. Parris (Heresy)
C. J. Sansom (Shardlake series)
Rose Tremain

If you like George R. R. Martin, then try…

Piers Anthony (Quest for the Fallen Star)
Carol Berg (Song of the Beast)
Terry Brooks (Shannara)
David Eddings (Guardians of the West)
Raymond Feist (Midkemia Series)
Terry Goodkind (Sword of Truth)
J. R. R. Tolkien

If you like Steve Martini, then try…

Michael Connelly
Robert Crais
Philip Friedman
John Grisham
Paul Levine
Phillip Margolin
Lisa Scottoline
Robert Tanenbaum
Scot Turow

If you like Fern Michaels, then try…

Barbara Taylor Bradford
Jude Devereaux
Jayne Anne Krentz
Debbie Macomber
Judith Michael
Linda Lael Miller
Karen Robards
Nora Roberts
LaVyrle Spencer

If you like Linda Lael Miller, then try…

Sandra Brown
Robyn Carr (Blue Skies)
Maureen Child (Marconi Sisters)
Barbara Delinsky
Jude Deveraux

If you like Robert B. Parker, then try…

Lawrence Block
Stephen Cannell
Raymond Chandler
Robert Crais
Dennis Lehane
Elmore Leonard
Sara Paretsky
Donald Westlake

If you like James Patterson, then try…

Keith R. Ablow
Jeffrey Archer
Reed Arvin
William Bayer
Ethan Black
Jan Burke
Caleb Carr
Lee Child
Harlen Coben
Michael Connelly
John Connolly
Patrick Daniels Cornwell
Robert Crais
Barbara D’Amato
Jeffery Deaver
William Diehl
D. J. Donaldson
James Ellroy
Lisa Gardner
Tim Green
Amy Gutman
Steve Hamilton
Ron Handberg
Mo Hayder
Tami Hoag
Evan Hunter
Greg Iles
Judith A. Jance
William Katz
John Katzenbach
Alex Kava
Fay Kellerman
Johnathan Kellerman
Andrew Klavan
Rochelle Majer Krich
Dennis Lehane
Patricia Lewin
David L. Lindsey
Sarah Lovett
Patricia J. MacDonald
Dan Mahoney
Michael Malone
Henning Mankell
Philip Margolin
Francine Matthews
Archer Mayor
Ed McBain
Val McDermid
Theresa Monsour
Richard Montanari
Chris Mooney
Johnathan Lewis Nasaw
Carol O’Connell
Robert B. Parker
T. Jefferson Parker
Ridley Pearson
Kathy Reichs
Peter Robinson
David Rosenfelt
John Sanford
Lisa Scottoline
James Siegel
April Smith
Rosamond Smith
Faye Sultan
Stephen White
Kate Wilhelm
Stuart Woods

If you like Louise Penny, then try…

M. C. Beaton (Death of a Maid)
Rhys Bowen (Her Royal Spyness)
Barbara Fraser Fradkin (Inspector Green Mystery Series)
P. D. James (A Taste for Death)
Claire Lorrimer (Over My Dead Body)
Ann Purser (Murder on Monday)
Julia Spencer-Fleming (Claire Ferguson/Russ Van Alstyne)
Eric Wright (Inspector Charlie Salter)

If you like Jodi Picoult, then try…

Elizabeth Berg
Christopher Bohjalian
Louise Erdrich
Jane Hamilton
Alice Hoffman
Sue Miller
Alice Munro
Luanne Rice
Anita Shreve
Anne Tyler

If you like Terry Pratchett, then try…

Douglas Adams
Jasper Fforde
Neil Gaiman
Tom Holt
Christopher Moore
John Scalzi

If you like Kathy Reichs, then try…

Sarah Andrews
Beverly Connor
Patricia Cornwell
Tess Gerritsen
Carol O’Connell
Sara Paretsky
Lisa Scottoline
Karin Slaughter
Dana Stabenow

If you like J. D. Robb, then try…

Sandra Brown
Suzanne Chazin
Catherine Coulter
Tess Gerritsen
Charlaine Harris (Lily Bard Series)
Tami Hoag
Jayne Ann Krentz
Carol O’Connell
Matthew Reilly

If you like Nora Roberts, then try…

Susan Anderson
Maeve Binchy
Sandra Brown
Janet Dailey
Barbara Delinsky
Heather Graham
Tami Hoag
Linda Howard
Iris Johansen
Jayne Ann Krentz
Elizabeth Lowell
Judith McNaught
Susan Elizabeth Phillips
LaVryle Spencer

If you like John Sandford, then try…

James Lee Burke
Michael Connelly
Jeffrey Deaver
Sue Grafton
Tony Hillerman
J. A. Jance
Stuart Kaminsky
John Katzenbauch
David Lindsey
Ed McBain
Walter Mosley
Robert B. Parker
James Patterson

If you like Lisa Scottoline, then try…

Sandra Brown
Mary Higgins Clark
Janet Evanovich
Linda Fairstein
Julie Garwood
John Grisham
Steve Martini
Perri O’Shaughnessey
Sheldon Siegel
Scott Turow

If you like Nicholas Sparks, then try…

Mitch Albom
Maeve Binchy
Nicolas Evans
Richard Paul Evans
Emily Grayson
J. Lynn Hinton
K. C. McKinnon
James Michael Pratt
Anne River Siddons
Robert James Waller

If you like Danielle Steel, then try…

Elizabeth Adler
Maeve Binchy
Barbara Taylor Bradford
Catherine Cookson
Janet Dailey
Barbara Delinsky
Julie Ellis
Cynthia Freeman
Susan Howatch
Susan Isaacs
Judith Michael
Fern Michaels
Rosamunde Pilcher
Belva Plain
Luanne Rice
LaVyrle Spencer

If you like Kathryn Stockett, then try…

Tiffany Baker (Little Giant of Aberdeen County)
Elizabeth Berg (We Are All Welcome Here)
Maeve Binchy
Connie Briscoe (Big Girls Don’t Cry)
Jay Cantor (Great Neck)
William Cobb (Wings of Morning)
Pat Conroy (The Lords of Discipline)
Fannie Flagg
Ernest Gaines (The Summer We Got Saved)
Anthony Grooms (Bombingham)
Beth Hoffman (Saving CeeCee Honeycutt)
Zora Neale Hurston (Their Eyes Were…)
Angela Jackson (Where I Must Go)
Joshilyn Jackson (Gods in Alabama)
Deborah Johnson (The Air Between Us)
Hillary Jordon (Mudbound)
Sue Monk Kidd
Jeffrey Lent (In the Fall)
Toni Morrison (Sula)
Melany Neilson (Persia Café)
Anne Rivers Siddons (Downtown)
Donna Van Liere (Angels of Morgan Hill)

If you like Adriana Trigiani, then try…

Jennifer Chiaverini
John Gordon Davis (Seize the Wind)
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Lorna Landvik (Patty Jane’s House of Curl, Angry Housewives…)
Billie Letts (Shoot the Moon, The Honk and Holler…)

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Sarah Bird
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Helen Fielding
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David Baldacci
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