"This Is Where I Leave You" by Jonathan Tropper before it comes out as a movie starring Jason Bateman and Tina Fey in September. What a fatasntic book. Funny in a dark way and tells a deep story of family and what that means.
The Dollmaker by Harriette Arnow was a reading assignment when I was in college. I got it today for my kindle fire because I remember what an amazing book it was. I am looking forward to reading it again now that I am 35 years older.
I love Ken Follett books. "Fall of Giants" is the first book of a century trilogy by Ken Follet. A large book but easy to read and very entertaining. The first book covers WW I. Ken Follet is an expert at making history interesting!
'Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity' by Katherine Boo ---- From Pulitzer Prize-winner Katherine Boo, a landmark work of narrative nonfiction that tells the dramatic and sometimes heartbreaking .