- Team of Rivals, Doris Kearns Goodwin
- Gone With the Wind, Margaret Mitchell
- I Capture the Castle, Dodie Smith (2 recommendations)
- Pillars of the Earth, Ken Follett
- World Without End, Ken Follett
- Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte
- The Senator's Wife, Sue Miller
- Change of Heart, Jodi Picoult
- The Book Thief, Markus Zusak
- Breath, Tim Winton.
- A Room With a View, E.M. Forster
- Middlemarch, George Elliot
- War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy
- All of Jane Austen
- Playing the Jack, Mary Brown
- Secrets of a Lady, Tracy Grant, and its sequel, Beneath a Silent Moon.
- God of Small Things, Arunduti Roy
- Rebecca, Daphne DuMaurier
- Rachel's Holiday, Marian Keyes, and any books by her
- Gods in Alabama, Joshilyn Jackson
- Summer By the Sea, Susan Wiggs.
- The Outlander series, Diana Gabaldon (2 recommendations)
Monday, July 14
And the Winners Are ....
Christina and Sea Star! Please email me at janeaustensworld at gmail dot com and provide a mailing address. The first person to contact me will have first choice between Georgette Heyer's Faro's Daughter or An Infamous Army. The books have been graciously donated by SourceBooks. Our readers provided an interesting and varied summer reading list with many classics. Here it is: