Adult Book Lists: Tearjerkers

[Printable book list]

Richard Adams / FIC ADAMS
Watership Down (also on audiobook)

Cecilia Ahern / FIC AHERN
P. S., I Love You (also on DVD)

Mitch Albom / FIC ALBOM
For One More Day

Maya Angelou / B ANGELOU
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (also on audiobook)

Peter S. Beagle / SF BEAGLE
The Last Unicorn

John Boyne / YP FIC BOYNE
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

Emma Donoghue / FIC DONOGHUE
Room (also on audiobook)

Kim Edwards / FIC EDWARDS
The Memory Keeper's Daughter

Fannie Flagg / FIC FLAGG
Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Café

Jonathan Safran Foer / FIC FOER
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

John Green / YP FIC GREEN
The Fault in Our Stars

John Grogan / 636.7527 GROGAN
Marley & Me: Life and Love With the World's Worst Dog (also on DVD)

Lorraine Hansberg / 812.54 HANSBERG
A Raisin in the Sun (also on audiobook and DVD)

Ernest Hemingway / FIC HEMINGWA
A Farewell to Arms (also in large print and on audiobook. DVD titled In Love and War.)

Khaled Hosseini / FIC HOSSEINI
The Kite Runner

Victor Hugo / FIC HUGO
Les Miserables (also on DVD)

Zora Neale Hurston / FIC HURSTON
Their Eyes Were Watching God (also on audiobook and DVD)

John Irving / FIC IRVING
A Prayer for Owen Meany

Kazuo Ishiguro / FIC ISHIGURO
Never Let Me Go

Thomas Keneally / FIC KENEALLY
Schindler's List (also on DVD)

Daniel Keyes / FIC KEYES
Flowers for Algernon

Sue Monk Kidd / FIC KIDD
The Secret Life of Bees

Stephen King / FIC KING
The Green Mile

Jon Krakauer / B MCCANDLE
Into the Wild (also on audiobook and DVD)

Colleen McCullough / FIC MCCULLOU
The Thorn Birds

Ian McEwan / FIC MCEWAN
Atonement (also in large print and on DVD)

Toni Morrison / FIC MORRISON
The Beloved Trilogy
Beloved (also in large print and on audiobook and DVD)
Jazz
Paradise

David Nicholls / FIC NICHOLLS
One Day (also on DVD)

Randy Pausch / B PAUSCH
The Last Lecture

Jodi Picoult / FIC PICOULT
My Sister's Keeper (also on audiobook and DVD)

Sylvia Plath / FIC PLATH
The Bell Jar (also on audiobook)

Erich Maria Remarque / FIC REMARQUE
All Quiet on the Western Front (also in on DVD)

Tatiana de Rosnay / FIC ROSNAY
Sarah's Key

Ben Sherwood / FIC SHERWOOD
The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud

Lionel Shriver / FIC SHRIVER
We Need to Talk About Kevin

Paullina Simons / FIC SIMONS
The Bronze Horseman series
The Bronze Horseman
Tatiana and Alexander
The Summer Garden

Jane Smiley / FIC SMILEY
A Thousand Acres

David Small / B SMALL
Stitches: A Memoir

Betty Smith / FIC SMITH
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Garth Stein / FIC STEIN
The Art of Racing in the Rain

John Steinbeck / FIC STEINBEC
The Grapes of Wrath (also in large print and on DVD)

William Styron / FIC STYRON
Sophie's Choice

Amy Tan / FIC TAN
The Joy Luck Club (also in large print and on audiobook)

Alice Walker / FIC WALKER
The Color Purple (also on DVD)

Jeanette Walls / 362.82092 WALLS
The Glass Castle