Recommended Reads for Adults

Jul 2, 2020

Contemporary Family Dramas 

All This Could Be Yours by Jami Attenberg

Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Stroud

Family Trust by Kathy Wang

This Could Hurt by Jillian Medoff

The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai

Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple

Clock Dance by Anne Tyler

Case Histories by Kate Atkinson

Cheer Up, Mr. Widdicombe by Evan James

The Middlesteins by Jami Attenberg

The Turner House by Angela Flournoy

The Strange and Unusual

Nothing To See Here by Kevin Wilson

A Pleasure and a Calling by Phil Hogan

The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes

Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

The Shut Eye by Belinda Bauer

Sweet Lamb of Heaven by Lydia Millet

The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides

The Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson

Spoonbenders by Daryl Gregory

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green

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