2000s Popular Fiction

Adams, Alice
     After the War: A Novel

Akers, Deborah S. & Abubaker A. Bagader (editors & translators)
     Oranges in the Sun: Short Stories From the Arabian Gulf

Alarcon, Daniel
     Lost City Radio: A Novel

Albom, Mitch
     The Five People You Meet in Heaven
     For One More Day

Ali, Monica
     Brick Lane: A Novel

Allen, Sarah Addison
     Garden Spells
     The Sugar Queen

Alpert, Mark
     Final Theory: A Novel

Alvarez, Julia
     Saving the World: A Novel

Atwood, Margaret Eleanor
     The Blind Assassin
     Oryx and Crake: A Novel

Auel, Jean M.
     The Shelters of Stone

Bahr, Howard
     The Judas Field: A Novel of the Civil War

Baker, Calvin

Banville, John
     The Sea

Barker, Nicola

Barrett, Lorna
     Bookmarked for Death
     Murder is Binding

Barry, Brunonia
     The Lace Reader: A Novel

Barry, Sebastian
     The Secret Scripture

Barth, John
     Coming Soon!!! A Narrative

Basch, Rachel
     The Passion of Reverend Nash

Baugh, Carolyn
     The View From Garden City: A Novel

Beattie, Ann
     Follies: New Stories

Berry, Venise T
     All of Me: A Voluptuous Tale

Berry, Wendell
     Andy Catlett: Early Travels
     Hannah Coulter: A Novel
     Jayber Crow: A Novel

Boggs, Johnny D.
     Ghost Legion: A Frontier Story

Bondurant, Matt
     The Third Translation

Booth, Carolyn R.
     Between the Rivers

Boyle, T. Coraghessan
     After the Plague: Stories
     A Friend of the Earth

Bradbury, Ray
     From the Dust Returned: A Family Remembrance

Brenner, Athalya
     I Am -- : Biblical Women Tell Their Own Stories

Brooks, Bill
     Pretty Boy
     The Stone Garden: The Epic Life of Billy the Kid

Brooks, Geraldine
     People of the Book: A Novel
     Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague

Brooks, Max
     World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War

Brown, Dan
     The Da Vinci Code: A Novel

Brunner, C.F.
     Isles of View

Buckley, Christopher
     Boomsday: A Novel

Bunn, T. Davis
     The Lazarus Trap

Burroughs, William S. and Jack Kerouac
     And the Hippos Were Boiled in Their Tanks

Byatt, A. S.
     The Biographer's Tale

Bynum, Sarah Shun-lien
     Ms. Hempel Chronicles

Caldwell, Joseph
     The Pig Did It

Caldwell, Ian & Dustin Thomason
     The Rule of Four

Caldwell, Wayne
     Cataloochee: A Novel

Cannell, Dorothy
     Withering Heights

Card, Orson Scott

Carlson, Ron
     Five Skies

Carrell, Jennifer Lee
     Interred With Their Bones

Carter, Stephen L.
     Palace Council
     The Emperor of Ocean Park

Carter, Vincent O.
     Such Sweet Thunder

Castillo, Ana
     The Guardians: A Novel

Chabon, Michael
     The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay: A Novel
     Gentlemen of the Road
     The Yiddish Policemen's Union: A Novel

Cherryh, C. J.

Chieng, Chieh
     A Long Stay in a Distant Land: A Novel

Chitwood, Chuck
     The Trial of Job

Cisneros, Sandra
     Caramelo, or, Puro Cuento: A Novel

Cixous, Helene
     Manhattan: Letters From Prehistory

Clark, Martin
     The Many Aspects of Mobile Home Living: A Novel

Clark, Mary Higgins
     Where Are You Now? : A Novel

Cleave, Chris
     Little Bee

Clinch, Jon
     Finn: A Novel

Coben, Harlan
     Hold Tight
     Promise Me
     The Woods

Collins, Suzanne
     The Hunger Games
     Catching Fire

Condon, Phil
     Clay Center: A Novel

Connell, Evan S.
     Lost in Uttar Pradesh: New and Selected Stories

Cooper, T. and Adam Mansbach, editors,
     A Fictional History of the United States: With Huge Chunks Missing

Coupland, Douglas
     JPod: A Novel

Cunningham, Michael
     Specimen Days

Dai, Sijie
     Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress

Dalby, Rob
     Kissing Babies at the Piggly Wiggly

David, James F.
     Thunder of Time

Davis-Gardner, Angela
     Plum Wine: A Novel

De Castrique, Marka
     Dangerous Undertaking

Dekker, Ted

DeLillo, Don
     Falling Man: A Novel

Delingpole, James
     Coward on the Beach

DeMille, Nelson
     Night Fall: A Novel
     Wild Fire

Desai, Kiran
     The Inheritance of Loss

Dewitt, Helen
     The Last Samurai

Diaz, Junot
     The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

Dillard, Annie
     The Maytrees

Doctorow, E. L.
     City of God: A Novel
     The March: A Novel
     Sweet Land Stories

Dominguez, Carlos Maria
     The House of Paper

Donohue, Keith
     The Stolen Child

Doyle, Roddy
     The Deportees and Other Stories

Drabble, Margaret
     The Peppered Moth
     The Sea Lady: A Late Romance

Duncan, Pamela
     Moon Women
     Plant Life

Dunn, Mark
     Ella Minnow Pea: A Novel in Letters

Duong, Thu Huong
     Memories of a Pure Spring

Earley, Tony
     Jim the Boy: A Novel
     The Blue Star: A Novel

Echenoz, Jean
     Chopin's Move: A Novel

Eco, Umberto

Edgerton, Calvin R.
     The Hermit of Dogwood: A Novel

Edgerton, Clyde
     Lunch at the Piccadilly: A Novel
     The Bible Salesman: A Novel

Eggers, Dave
     What is the What: The Autiobiography of Valentino Achak Deng: A Novel

Engel, Mary Potter
     Strangers and Sojourners: Stories From the Lowcountry

Erdrich, Louise
     The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse
     The Master Butchers Singing Club
     The Plague of Doves

Foer, Jonathan Safran
     Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

Follett, Ken
     World Without End

Ford, Jeffrey
     The Shadow Year

Foster, Sharon Ewell
     Ain't No River

Franzen, Jonathan
     The Corrections

Frazier, Charles
     Thirteen Moons: A Novel

French, Albert

Fuentes, Carlos
     Happy Families: Stories

Gabaldon, Diana
     A Breath of Snow and Ashes

Gaffney, Elizabeth
     Metropolis: A Novel

Gao, Xingjian
     Soul Mountain

Genova, Lisa
     Still Alice: A Novel

George, Margaret
     Mary, Called Magdalene

Gibbons, Kaye
     Divining Women
     Sights Unseen

Gilchrist, Ellen
     A Dangerous Age: A Novel

Glass, Julia
     I See You Everywhere
     Three Junes

Goldberg, Myla
     Wickett's Remedy: A Novel

Gordimer, Nadine
     Beethoven Was One-Sixteenth Black And Other Stories

Gore, Kristin
     Sammy's Hill: A Novel

Greene, Brian
     Icarus at the Edge of Time

Griggs, Vanessa Davis
     Wings of Grace

Grisham, John
     A Painted House: A Novel

Grossman, Austin
     Soon I Will Be Invincible

Grossman, Lev
     The Magicians: A Novel

Gruen, Sara
     Water for Elephants: A Novel

Grushin, Olga
     The Dream Life of Sukhanov

Haig, Matt
     The Dead Fathers Club

Hambly, Barbara
     Patriot Hearts: A Novel of the Founding Mothers

Hamilton, Masha
     The Camel Bookmobile

Hannah, Kristin
     Firefly Lane
     The Things We Do For Love

Harris, Joanne
     Gentlemen and Players: A Novel

Hart, John
     Down River
     The King of Lies

Hatcher, John
     The Black Death: A Personal History

Hedrich, Cleda
     Threat of a Stranger

Hemon, Aleksandar
     Nowhere Man: The Pronek Fantasies

Heuler, Karen
     The Soft Room

Hicks, Robert
     The Widow of the South

Hildreth, Denise
     Flies on the Butter

Hill, Christopher
     Virtual Morality: A Novel

Hinton, J. Lynne
     Friendship Cake
     The Things I Know Best: A Novel

Hoban, Russell
     My Tango With Barbara Strozzi

Hoffman, Alice
     The Ice Queen: A Novel
     The Story Sisters: A Novel
     The Third Angel

Holthe, Tess Uriza
     The Five-Forty-Five to Cannes

Homes, A. M.
     This Book Will Save Your Life

Horan, Nancy
     Loving Frank: A Novel

Hospital, Janette Turner
     Due Preparations for the Plague
     Orpheus Lost: A Novel

Hosseini, Khaled
     The Kite Runner
     A Thousand Splendid Suns

Humphreys, Josephine
     Nowhere Else on Earth

Iles, Greg
     The Footprints of God

Ishiguro, Kazuo
     Never Let Me Go

Jackson, Dot
     Refuge: A Novel

Jelliffe, Belinda Dobson
     For Dear Life and Selected Short Stories

Jin, Ha
     War Trash: A Novel

Joe, Yolanda
     My Fine Lady

Jones, Edward P.
     The Known World

Jong, Erica
     Sappho's Leap: A Novel

Josipovici, Gabriel
     Goldberg: Variations

Kane, Cornelius
     The Unscratchables

Kantner, Seth
     Ordinary Wolves

Karon, Jan
     A Common Life: The Wedding Story
     In This Mountain
     Light From Heaven
     Shepherds Abiding: A Mitford Christmas Story

Keller, Nora Okja
     Fox Girl

Khadra, Yasmina
     The Sirens of Baghdad: A Novel
     The Swallows of Kabul

Kidd, Sue Monk
     The Secret Life of Bees
     The Mermaid Chair

Kilmer, Nicholas
     Lazarus, Arise

King, Laurie R.
     The Language of Bees: A Mary Russell Novel

King, Stephen
     Lisey's Story: A Novel

Kingsbury, Karen
     One Tuesday Morning; Beyond Tuesday Morning

Kingsolver, Barbara
     Prodigal Summer: A Novel
     Small Wonder

Kneale, Matthew
     English Passengers
     When We Were Romans: A Novel

Koch, Kenneth
     The Collected Fiction of Kenneth Koch

Koontz, Dean R.
     Life Expectancy
     Three Complete Novels: Shattered, Whispers, Watchers

Kurzweil, Allen
     The Grand Complication

LaHaye, Tim F.
     Armageddon: The Cosmic Battle of the Ages
     Desecration: Antichrist Takes the Throne
     Glorious Appearing: The End of Days
     The Indwelling: The Beast Takes Possession
     The Mark: The Beast Rules the World
     The Remnant: On the Brink of Armageddon

Lahiri, Jhumpa
     The Namesake

Larsen, Deborah
     The White: A Novel

Larsson, Stieg
     The Girl Who Played With Fire
     The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
     The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Lasser, Scott
     The Year That Follows: A Novel

Lavene, Joyce
     Until Our Last Embrace

Law, Janice
     The Night Bus

Lawrence, Jim
     Annie's Angel

Lawrence, Starling
     The Lightning Keeper: A Novel

Le Guin, Ursula K.

Le, Thi Diem Thuy
     The Gangster We are All Looking For

LeBlanc, Deborah
     Water Witch

Ledgard, J.M.

Lennon, J. Robert
     Mailman: A Novel

Lent, Jeffrey
     In the Fall

Lessing, Doris May
     Alfred and Emily
     The Cleft
     The Sweetest Dream

Lester, Julius
     The Autobiography of God: A Novel

Lewis, Beverly
     October Song

Liss, David
     The Whiskey Rebels: A Novel

Lively, Penelope
     Making It Up
     The Photograph

Lourey, Jess
     September Fair

Lupica, Mike
     Bump and Run

Lynch, Sarah-Kate
     Blessed are the Cheesemakers

Ma, Jian
     Beijing Coma

Macomber, Robert N.
     At the Edge of Honor

Malkani, Gautam

Mallon, Thomas
     Two Moons: A Novel

Malone, Michael
     First Lady: A Novel

Mantel, Hilary
     Wolf Hall: A Novel

Maron, Margaret
     Death's Half Acre
     Winter's Child

Martel, Yann
     Life of Pi : A Novel

Martin, Eric
     Luck: A Novel

Mason, Bobbie Ann
     Nancy Culpepper: Stories

McCorkle, Jill
     Creatures of Habit: Stories

McCracken, Elizabeth
     Niagara Falls All Over Again

McCrumb, Sharyn
     Ghost Riders: A Novel
     St. Dale
     The Songcatcher: A Ballad Novel

McCullough, Colleen
     Morgan's Run

McEwan, Ian
     Atonement: A Novel
     Saturday: A Novel

McGowan, Kathleen
     The Expected One

McLaren, Brian D.
     The Last Word and the Word After That: A Tale of Faith, Doubt, and a New Kind of Christianity

McLaurin, Tim
     Another Son of Man: A Novel

Medlicott, Joan A. (Joan Avna)
     The Gardens of Covington: A Novel

Melnydzuk, Askold
     The House of Widows: An Oral History

Meno, Joe
     The Boy Detective Fails

Merullo, Roland
     Breakfast With Buddha: A Novel
     Golfing With God: A Novel

Meyers, Randy Susan
     The Murderer's Daughters

Miller, Arthur
     Presence: Stories

Millet, Lydia
     Love in Infant Monkeys: Stories

Mills, Mark
     The Savage Garden

Min, Anchee
     Empress Orchid

Mitchell, David
     Cloud Atlas: A Novel

Monroe, Mary Alice

Morgan, Robert
     Brave Enemies: A Novel

Morrison, Toni
     A Mercy

Morrow, James
     The Philosopher's Apprentice

Mosley, Nicholas
     God's Hazard: A Novel
     The Hesperides Tree

Mosley, Walter
     Fortunate Son

Mountford, B.J.
     Bloodlines of Shackleford Banks: A Mystery

Mullen, Thomas
     The Last Town on Earth: A Novel

Murphy, Peter
     John the Revelator

Naipaul, V. S.
     Magic Seeds

Neri, Penelope
     Double Play

Nevin, David
     Meriwether: A Novel of Meriwether Lewis and the Lewis & Clark Expedition

Nguyen, Kien
     The Tapestries: A Novel

Niffenegger, Audrey
     The Time Traveler's Wife

Nisbet, Jim
     The Octopus on My Head

Oates, Joyce Carol
     High Lonesome: New & Selected Stories, 1966-2006
     My Sister, My Love: The Intimate Story of Skyler Rampike
     Wild Nights! : Stories About the Last Days of Poe, Dickinson, Twain, James, and Hemingway

Oe, Kenzaburo
     Rouse Up, O Young Men of the New Age

Ondaatje, Michael

Ortiz Cofer, Judith
     The Meaning of Consuelo

Otsuka, Julie
     When the Emperor Was Divine : A Novel

Owens, Sharon
     The Tea House on Mulberry Street

Ozeki, Ruth L.
     All Over Creation

Ozick, Cynthia
     Dictation: A Quartet
     Heir to the Glimmering World

Packer, ZZ
     Drinking Coffee Elsewhere

Parkhurst, Carolyn
     The Dogs of Babel

Parshall, Craig
     Missing Witness

Patchett, Ann
     Bel Canto: A Novel

Payne, David (William David)
     Early From the Dance: A Novel

Pearl, Matthew
     The Dante Club: A Novel

Pears, Iain
     Stone's Fall: A Novel

Pearson, T. R.
     Glad News of the Natural World

Picoult, Jodi
     Handle With Care: A Novel
     Nineteen Minutes: A Novel

Pineau, Gisele
     Exile According to Julia

Pipkin, John
     Woodsburner: A Novel

Powell, Padgett
     The Interrogative Mood: A Novel?

Powers, Richard
     The Echo Maker

Price, Charles F.
     The Cock's Spur

Price, Richard

Proulx. Annie
     Fine Just the Way It Is: Wyoming Stories 3

Pynchon, Thomas
     Against the Day: [A Novel]

Quick, Barbara
     Vivaldi's Virgins: A Novel

Rankin, Ian
     Exit Music

Rash, Ron
     Chemistry and Other Stories
     One Foot in Eden: A Novel
     Saints at the River
     Serena: A Novel
     The World Made Straight

Reichs, Kathy
     Devil Bones

Rhodes, David

Ricci, Nino

Rinaldi, Nicholas
     Between Two Rivers

Robinson, Marilynne

Roiphe, Katie
     Still She Haunts Me: A Novel

Ross, Ann B.
     Miss Julia Takes Over

Roth, Philip
     The Human Stain
     The Plot Against America

Rushdie, Salman
     Fury: A Novel

Russell, Karen
     St. Lucy's Home For Girls Raised by Wolves

Rutherfurd, Edward
     The Forest: A Novel
     The Princes of Ireland: The Dublin Saga

Sagan, Nick

Satrapi, Marjane
     Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return

Saul, John

Schilling, Peter
     The End of Baseball: A Novel

Schwartz, Lynne Sharon
     The Writing on the Wall: A Novel

Sebald, Winfried Georg

Sebold, Alice
     The Lovely Bones: A Novel

See, Lisa
     Peony in Love: A Novel
     Shanghai Girls: A Novel
     Snow Flower and the Secret Fan: A Novel

Self, Will
     The Book of Dave: a Revelation of the Recent Past and the Distant Future

Seliy, Shauna
     When We Get There: A Novel

Shaber, Sharon R., editor
     Tar Heel Dead: Tales of Mystery and Mayhem From North Carolina

Shors, John
     Beside a Burning Sea

Shreve, Anita
     Testimony: A Novel

Smiley, Jane
     Horse Heaven

Smith, Lee
     The Last Girls: A Novel
     On Agate Hill: A Novel

Smith, Martin Cruz
     December 6: A Novel

Smith, Tom Rob
     Child 44

Smith, Zadie
     White Teeth: A Novel

Smith-Ready, Jeri
     Wicked Game

Sparks, Nicholas
     Nights in Rodanthe

Stephenson, Neal

Strauss, Darin
     Chang and Eng: A Novel
     More Than It Hurts You: A Novel

Strieber, Whitley
     2012: The War for Souls

Taibo, Paco Ignacio
     Just Passing Through

Tan, Amy
     Saving Fish From Drowning

Tanenbaum, Linda Duck
     Ghost Tales From the North Carolina Piedmont

Thompson, Colleen
     The Deadliest Denial

Tiffany, Grace
     My Father Had a Daughter: Judith Shakespeare's Tale

Tolkien, J.R.R. (John Ronald Reuel)
     The Tale of the Children of Hurin: Narn i chîn Húrin

Trotter, William R.
     The Fires of Pride: A Novel of the Civil War

Tuck, Lily
     The News From Paraguay: A Novel

Turner, Frederick W.

Tyler, Anne
     A Slipping-Down Life
     Digging to America: A Novel

Updike, John
     My Father's Tears: And Other Stories
     Seek My Face

Vanderhaeghe, Guy
     The Last Crossing

Vargas Llosa, Mario
     The Feast of the Goat

Vollmann, William T.
     Europe Central

Vreeland, Susan
     Luncheon of the Boating Party
     The Passion of Artemisia

Walker, Alice
     The Way Forward is With a Broken Heart

Wambaugh, Joseph
     Hollywood Station: A Novel

Weisberger, Lauren
     The Devil Wears Prada

Wells, Ken
     Crawfish Mountain: A Novel

Whitehead, Colson
     Apex Hides the Hurt
     Sag Harbor: A Novel

Wildwind, Sharon Grant
     Some Welcome Home

Winston, Lolly
     Happiness Sold Separately: A Novel

Winterson, Jeanette
     The Stone Gods

Wittenborn, Dirk

Wroblewski, David
     The Story of Edgar Sawtelle: A Novel

York, Lynn
     The Piano Teacher

Young, William P.
     The Shack: A Novel

Zuber, Isabel