Friday, May 27, 2011

Novel Destinations Bibliography

During the summer adult readers are encouraged to take a reading stop at each of the continents, as well as another planet and an imaginary place.  The following is a starter bibliography for exploring your literary world.

Africa

Khoury, Raymond, The Sign (Fic)
Kingsolver, Barbara, The Poisonwood Bible (Fic)
McCall-Smith Alexander, Morality for Beautiful Girls (Fic)
McCall-Smith, Alexander, The Nol.1 Ladies Detective Agency (Fic)
Meyer, Deon, Thirteen Hours (Fic)
Patterson, Richard North, Eclipse (Fic)
Shreve, Anita, A Change of Altitude (Fic)
Fuller, Alexandra, Don't Lei's Go to the Dogs Tonight (Bio)
Fraser, Caroline, Rewilding the World (NF)
Patterson, James, The Murder of King Tut (NF)

Antarctica
Berry, Steve, The Charlemagne Pursuit (Fic)
Charbonneau, Louis, The Ice (Fic)
Clancy, Tom, Power Plays (Fic)
Cussler, Clive, The Silent Sea (Fic)
Marshall, James Vance. White-Out (Fic)
Preston, Douglass, The Ice Limit (Fic)
White, Andrea, Surviving Antarctica: Reality TV 2083 (Fic- YA)
Byrd, Richard, Alone (Bio)
Nielsen, Jerri, Ice Bound (Bio)
Heacox, Kim, Antarctica (NF)


Asia
Arundhati, Roy The God of Small Things (Fic)
Clavell, James Shogun (Fic)
Gillman, Dorothy, Mrs. Polifax and the Golden Triangle (Fic)
Golding, William, Memoirs of a Geisha (Fic)
Hillerman, Tony, Finding Moon (Fic)
Hosseini, Khaled, The Kite runner (Fic)
Lahiri, Jhumpa. Interpreter of maladies : stories (Fic)
See, Lisa, Snow Flower and the Secret Fan (Fic)
Tan, Amy One Hundred Secret Senses (Fic)
Koerner, Brendan I. Now the Hell Will Start (NF)

Australia
Carey, Peter The True History of the Kelly Gang (Fic)
McCullough, Colleen. Morgan's Run (Fic)
McCullough, Colleen The Thorn Birds (Fic)
McKinley, Tamera, Matilda's Last Waltz (Fic)
Morton, Kate, The Forgotten Garden (Fic)
Bryson, Bill, In a Sunburned Country (Fic)
Chatwin, Bruce, Songlines (NF)
Diamond, Jared, Collapse (NF)
Horwitz, David, Blue Latitudes (NF)
Pilkington, Doris, Rabbit-Proof Fence (NF)

Europe
Adler, Elizabeth, It All Began in Monte Carlo (Fic)
Berry, Steve, The Emperor's Tomb (Fic)
Kelsey, Linda, Fifty is not a Four Letter Word (Fic)
Kostova, Elivabeth, The Swan Thieves (Fic)
Rosnay, Tatiana de, Sarah's Key (Fic)
Steel, Danielle, Legacy (Fic)
Unger, Lisa Die for You (Fic)
Richards, Keith, Life (Bio)
Holger, Herwig, The Marne 1940 (NF)
Oren, Ram, Gertrude's Oath (NF)

North America
Boyle, T.C., When the Killing's Done (Fic)
Childress, Mark, Georgia Bottoms (Fic)
Crais, Robert, The Sentry (Fic)
Esquivel, Laura, Like Water for Chocolate (Fic)
Flagg, Fannie, I Still Dream About You (Fic)
Jance, J.A., Fatal Error (Fic)
Kellerman, Jonathan, Mystery (Fic)
Krentz, Jayne, Anne In Too Deep (Fic)
Stabenow, Dana, Though Not Dead (Fic)

South America
Allende, Isabel, Portrait in Sepia (Fic)
Borsky, Alicia, Mean Women (Fic)
Griffin, W.E.B., The Honor of Spies (Fic)
Garcia- Marquez, Gabriel, Love in the Time of Cholera (Fic)
Helprin, Mark, Memoir from Antproof Case (Fic)
Levin, Ira, The Boys from Brazil (Fic)
Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Collected Stories (Fic)
Updike, John Brazil (Fic)
Gil-Montero, Martha, Brazilian bombshell : the biography of Carmen Miranda (Bio)
Barnes, John, Evita, First Lady : a biography of Eva Peron (Bio)

Other Planets
Allston, Aaron, Bachlash (Fic)
Anvil, Christopher, The Trouble with Humans (Fic)
Dalmas, John,, The Regiment (Fic)
Drake, David ,When the Tide Rises (Fic)
Flint, Eric, Worlds (Fic)
Modestite, L.L., Haze (Fic)
Moon, Elizabeth, Victory Conditions (Fic)
Scalzi, John,  Zoe's Tale (Fic)
Steele, Allen M.  Galaxy Blue (Fic)
Van Name, Mark L, . One Jump Ahead (Fic)

Imaginary Places
Bradbury, Ray, The October Country (Fic)
Bujold, Lois McMasters, Legacy (Fic)
Jacques, Brian, Redwall Series (Fic)
McCaffrey, Anne, Nerilka's Story (Fic)
Modesitt, L.E., SpellSong Cicye (Fic)
Newcomb, Robert, The Chronicles of Blood and Stone series (Fic)
Poe, Edgar Alan, Selected Poems; Collected Stories (Fic, Poetry)
Rowling, J.K., Harry Potter Series (JFic YA Fic)
Tolkien, J.R.R., The Hobbitt; The Lord of the Rings Trilogy (Fic)
Vaughn, Carrie, Discord's Apple (Fic)

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