Results for General Fiction + Adult Books From A Child's Perspective

Select your view:
  • My Name Is Leon
    Kit De Waal
    Paperback: 07/25/2017
     
    For fans of The Language of Flowers, a sparkling, big-hearted, page-turning debut set in the 1970s about a ...
  • Harmony
    Carolyn Parkhurst
    Paperback: 06/13/2017
     
    From the New York Times bestselling author of The Dogs of Babel, a taut, emotionally wrenching story of how a ...
  • How to Set a Fire and Why
    Jesse Ball
    Paperback: 06/13/2017
     
    A singular, blistering novel about a teenage girl who has lost everything - and will burn anything.
  • Do Not Become Alarmed
    Maile Meloy
    Hardcover: 06/06/2017
     
    From a beloved, award-winning writer, the much-anticipated novel about what happens when two families go on a ...
  • Mischling
    Affinity Konar
    Paperback: 05/30/2017
     
    "One of the most harrowing, powerful, and imaginative books of the year" (Anthony Doerr) about twin sisters ...
  • Academy Street
    Mary Costello
    Paperback: 04/05/2016
     
    A vibrant, intimate, hypnotic portrait of one woman's life, from an important new writer.
  • Aquarium
    David Vann
    Paperback: 01/12/2016
     
    In crystalline, chiseled, yet graceful prose, Aquarium takes us into the heart of a brave young girl whose ...

Full results are for members only - but you can cross-reference more than one theme by using the buttons in the right column. Explore the many benefits of membership here.

The reviewer of each book decides which categories it belongs in - but we're only human, mistakes happen. If you see a book that you think is in the wrong place, tell us!

Total books found: 132

Page 1 of 19
Membership Advantages
  • Reviews
  • "Beyond the Book" backstories
  • Free books to read and review (US only)
  • Find books by time period, setting & theme
  • Read-alike suggestions by book and author
  • Book club discussions
  • and much more!
  • Just $10 for 3 months or $35 for a year
  • More about membership!
Filter by Genre
Filter by Time Period
Filter by Setting

Your guide toexceptional          books

BookBrowse seeks out and recommends books that we believe to be best in class. Books that will whisk you to faraway places and times, that will expand your mind and challenge you -- the kinds of books you just can't wait to tell your friends about.