Adult Book Lists: Plants and Gardens in Fiction

[Printable book list]

Sarah Addison Allen / FIC ALLEN
Garden Spells

Margot Berwin / FIC BERWIN
Hothouse Flower and the Nine Plants of Desire

Jane McBride Choate / FIC CHOATE
Eden's Garden

Kate Collins / MYS COLLINS
Flower Shop Mysteries series
Mum's the Word
Dearly Depotted
Slay It With Flowers
A Rose From the Dead
Sleeping with Anemone
Dirty Rotten Tendrils
Night of the Living Dandelion
To Catch a Leaf
Nightshade on Elm Street

Vanessa Diffenbaugh / FIC DIFFENBA
The Language of Flowers

Margaret Dilloway / FIC DILLOWAY
The Care and Handling of Roses with Thorns

Anthony Eglin / MYS EGLIN
English Garden Mystery series
The Blue Rose
The Lost Gardens
The Water Lily Cross
The Trail of the Wild Rose
Garden of Secrets Past

Sherry Lynn Ferguson / FIC FERGUSON
Quiet Meg

Rumer Godden / FIC GODDEN
An Episode of Sparrows

Cathy Gohlke / FIC GOHLKE
Promise Me This

Kristen Heitzmann / FIC HEITZMAN
The Edge of Recall

Naomi Hirahara / MYS HIRAHARA
Mas Arai series
Summer of the Big Bachi
Gasa-Gasa Girl
Snakeskin Shamisen
Blood Hina

Alice Hoffman / FIC HOFFMAN
The Red Garden

Pamela Holm / FIC HOLM
The Night Garden

W. H. Hudson / FIC HUDSON
Green Mansions

Rachel Johnson / FIC JOHNSON
Notting Hell

Barbara Kingsolver / FIC KINGSOLV
Prodigal Summer

Jane Kirkpatrick / FIC KIRKPATR
Where Lilacs Still Bloom

Marina Lewycka / FIC LEWYCKA
Strawberry Fields

Elizabeth Loupas / FIC LOUPAS
The Flower Reader

Sarah-Kate Lynch / FIC LYNCH
House of Daughters

Sue Margolis / FIC MARGOLIS
Forget Me Knot

Santa Montefiore / FIC MONTEFIO
The French Gardener

Brenda Novak / FIC NOVAK
When Summer Comes

Jeanne Ray / FIC RAY
Julie and Romeo (also in large print)
Julie and Romeo Get Lucky

Shannon Stacey / FIC STACEY
Yours to Keep

Mary Stewart / FIC STEWART
Thornyhold

Twan Eng Tan / FIC TAN
The Garden of Evening Mists

Gail Tsukiyama / FIC TSUKIYAM
The Samurai's Garden

Barbara Claypole White / FIC WHITE
The Unfinished Garden

Sherryl Woods / FIC WOODS
Flowers on Main

Michelle Curry Wright / FIC WRIGHT
Miranda Blue Calling

Dave Zeltserman / FIC ZELTSERM
The Caretaker of Lorne Field