Book Recommendations

Here are my all-time favorite books. For more recommendations, visit Road Less Read.

Science Fiction

  • A Psalm For The Wild Built by Becky Chambers
  • A Prayer For The Crown Shy by Becky Chambers
  • A Wrinkle In Time by Madeleine L’Engle
  • The Long Way To A Small, Angry Planet by Becky Chambers
  • Railhead by Phillip Reeve
  • Nimona by ND Stevenson
  • Slay by Brittney Morris
  • Honor Among Thieves by Rachel Caine & Ann Aguirre
  • Girl Gone Viral by Arvin Ahmadi
  • The End And Other Beginnings by Veronica Roth
  • Orion Lost by Alastair Chisholm
  • The Darkness Outside Us by Eliot Schrefer
  • Artemis by Andy Weir
  • The Circle by Dave Eggers
  • Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
  • To Be Taught, If Fortunate by Becky Chambers
  • Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
  • We Could Be Heroes by Mike Chen
  • Animal Farm by George Orwell

YA

  • The Beauty That Remains by Ashley Woodfolk
  • Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell
  • Begin, End, Begin by Danielle Binks
  • Watch Us Rise by Renee Watson
  • A Sky Painted Gold by Laura Wood
  • The Bogan Mondrian by Steven Herrick
  • Don’t Read The Comments by Eric Smith
  • The Finder by Kate Hendrick
  • A Cuban Girl’s Guide To Tea And Tomorrow by Laura Taylor Namey
  • The Incredible Adventures Of Cinnamon Girl by Melissa Keil
  • Music From Another World by Robin Talley
  • Meet Cute by Jennifer L. Armentrout
  • The Remarkable Journey Of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Gemeinhart
  • The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
  • Color Outside The Lines by Sangu Mandanna
  • Don’t Stop Thinking About Tomorrow by Siobhan Curham
  • The Beauty Is In The Walking by James Moloney
  • Freedom Ride by Sue Lawson
  • Underdog by Tobias Madden
  • The Secret Science Of Magic by Melissa Keil
  • The Rest Of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness
  • Beautiful Music For Ugly Children by Kirstin Cronn-Mills
  • An Assassin’s Guide To Love And Treason by Virginia Boecker
  • The Love Hypothesis by Laura Steven
  • Because Of You by Pip Harry
  • The Gentleman’s Guide To Vice And Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
  • The Lady’s Guide To Petticoats And Piracy by Mackenzi Lee
  • Leah On The Offbeat by Becky Albertalli
  • The Girls I’ve Been by Tess Sharpe
  • Read With Pride by Lucy Powrie
  • I Kissed Shara Wheeler by Casey McQuiston
  • You Should See Me In A Crown by Leah Johnson
  • Meet Me At The Intersection by Rebecca Lim
  • Georgia Peaches And Other Forbidden Fruit by Jaye Robin Brown
  • Kings, Queens And In Betweens by Tanya Boteju
  • The Flywheel by Erin Gough
  • Music From Another World by Robin Talley
  • Amelia Westlake by Erin Gough
  • Felix Ever After by Kacen Callender
  • Love Simon by Becky Albertalli
  • Kindred by Michael Earp
  • A Little Bit Country by Brian D. Kennedy

Fantasy

  • Coraline by Neil Gaiman
  • Newt’s Emerald by Garth Nix
  • The Threads Of Magic by Alison Croggon
  • Taproot by Keezy Young
  • Hungry Hearts by Elsie Chapman
  • Future Girl by Asphyxia
  • The Tea Dragon Society by Kay O’Neill
  • Mooncakes by Suzanne Walker
  • Squire by Sara Alfageeh
  • The Star Thief by Lindsey Becker
  • The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman
  • The Witch Boy by Molly Knox Ostertag
  • The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman