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Favorite Books of Ms. Williams


Edith H. Beer, The Nazi Officer's Wife


Saroo Brierly, A Long Way Home


Ellen Broadhurst, The Chronicles of the $700 Pony


Books by Bill Bryson:

African Diary               

I'm a Stranger Here Myself                

Sunburned Country               

A Walk in the Woods


Jessica Buchanan, Impossible Odds


Bruce Chadwick, The First American Army


Terri Crisp, Out of Harm's Way


Antwoine Quenton Fisher, Finding Fish


Hazel Gaynor, The Girl Who Came Home: A Novel of the Titanic


Temple Grandin, Animals in Translation


John Grogan, Marley & Me


Ralph Hefler, Modoc


Books by Laura Hillenbrand: 




Ashley Judd, All that is Bitter and Sweet


Sebastian Junger, The Perfect Storm


Jon Krakauer, Into Thin Air


Elizabeth Letts:

   The Eighty Dollar Champion

   The Perfect Horse


Sy Montgomery, The good good pig


Solomon Northup, Twelve Years a Slave


Books by Nathaniel Philbrick:

The Last Stand               

The Mayflower


Cokie Roberts, Founding Mothers


Monty Roberts, Shy Boy


Tim Russert, Big Russ & Me


Simon Winchester, Krakatoa


Malala Yousafzai, I am Malala


Louis Zamperini, Devil At My Heels



Melanie Benjamin, The Aviator's Wife


Jennifer Brown, The Hate List


Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games Series


Sharon M. Draper, Out of My Mind


Arthur Golden, Memoirs of a Geisha


Sara Gruen, Water for Elephants


Barbara Hambly, The Emancipator's Wife


Sue Monk Kid, The Invention of Wings


Dayna Lorentz, No Safety in Numbers


Sarah Miller, Lost Crown


R.J. Palacio:

   Auggie and Me



Christopher Paolini, The Eragon Series


Jodi Picoult, Leaving Time


Veronica Roth, The Divergent Series


J.K. Rowling, The Harry Potter Series


Neal Shusterman, Unwind


Kathryn Stockett, The Help


Books by Amy Tan:


The Hundred Secret Senses     

 The Joy Luck Club


J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings Series