AUTHORS (A-Z) Recommended Books Only (7.0 & Above)

Authors A-Z (Recommended Books)

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Rating Title Author Sort descending Genre Sub Genre(s) Country Year
7.5 Not a Creature Was Stirring Jane HaddamJane Haddam Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.5 Panic Rules!: Everything You Need to Know about the Global Economy Robin HahnelRobin Hahnel Non-Fiction testEconomics/Finance United States
8.0 The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom Jonathan HaidtJonathan Haidt Non-Fiction testPhilosophy, Self-Help United States
9.0 The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion Jonathan HaidtJonathan Haidt Non-Fiction testPolitics, Sociology United States
8.5 Bad Vibes: Britpop and My Part in Its Downfall Luke HainesLuke Haines Non-Fiction testMusic, Autobiography/Memoir United Kingdom
8.0 Love for Sale: Pop Music in America David HajduDavid Hajdu Non-Fiction testMusic United States
9.0 The Reckoning David HalberstamDavid Halberstam Non-Fiction testEconomics/Finance, Business/Management United States
9.5 The Breaks of the Game David HalberstamDavid Halberstam Non-Fiction testSports United States
7.0 Our Kind of Cruelty Araminta HallAraminta Hall Fiction testMystery/Crime United Kingdom
9.0 Madeleine's World: A Biography of a Three-Year-Old Brian HallBrian Hallb Non-Fiction testBiography, Psychology United States
7.0 A Field Guide to the American Family (An Illustrated Novella) Garth Risk HallbergGarth Risk Hallberg Fiction testGeneral United States
7.5 The Hidden Dimension Edward HallEdward Hallc Non-Fiction testSociology, Art/Architecture United States
9.0 So Many Doors Oakley HallOakley Halld Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 The Reluctant Fundamentalist Mohsin HamidMohsin Hamid Fiction testGeneral Pakistan
7.5 The Steel Mirror Donald HamiltonDonald Hamilton Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.5 Death of a Citizen Donald HamiltonDonald Hamilton Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
9.0 Line of Fire Donald HamiltonDonald Hamilton Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.5 The Thin Man Dashiell HammettDashiell Hammett Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
10.0 The Maltese Falcon Dashiell HammettDashiell Hammett Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 Crime Stories & Other Writings Dashiell HammettDashiell Hammett Fiction testMystery/Crime, Short Stories United States
9.0 The Glass Key Dashiell HammettDashiell Hammett Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
9.5 Red Harvest Dashiell HammettDashiell Hammett Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 Possibilities Herbie HancockHerbie Hancock Non-Fiction testMusic, Autobiography/Memoir United States
8.5 The Big Midweek: Life Inside The Fall Steve HanleySteve Hanley Fiction testMusic, Biography
7.5 Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind Yuval Noah HarariYuval Noah Harari Non-Fiction testScience/Nature, History Israel
7.0 The Art of Fielding Chad HarbachChad Harbach Fiction testGeneral United States
7.5 Eccentric Spaces Robert HarbisonRobert Harbison Non-Fiction testArt/Architecture United Kingdom
8.0 A Mathematician's Apology G.H. HardyG.H. Hardy Non-Fiction testMathematics/Statistics, Autobiography/Memoir United Kingdom
8.0 The Undercover Economist Strikes Back: How to Run – or Ruin – an Economy Tim HarfordTim Harford Non-Fiction testEconomics/Finance United Kingdom
9.0 The Undercover Economist Tim HarfordTim Harford Non-Fiction testEconomics/Finance United Kingdom
7.0 10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works Dan HarrisDan Harris Non-Fiction testSelf-Help, Psychology United States
8.5 The Last Party: Britpop, Blair and the Demise of English Rock John HarrisJohn Harrisb Non-Fiction testMusic, Biography United Kingdom
8.0 Bang the Drum Slowly Mark HarrisMark Harrisc Fiction testGeneral, Sports United States
9.0 Pictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of Hollywood Mark Harris 2Mark Harrise Non-Fiction testFilm/TV/Theater United States
8.5 Red Dragon Thomas HarrisThomas Harrisf Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
9.0 Black Sunday Thomas HarrisThomas Harrisf Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
9.0 The Silence of the Lambs Thomas HarrisThomas Harrisf Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.5 A Really Big Lunch: Meditations on Food and Life from the Roving Gourmand Jim HarrisonJim Harrison Non-Fiction testFood United States
7.5 The Kiss: A Memoir Kathryn HarrisonKathryn Harrisonb Non-Fiction testAutobiography/Memoir United States
7.5 You Should Come With Me Now: Stories of Ghosts M. John HarrisonM. John Harrisonc Fiction testScience Fiction, Short Stories United Kingdom
9.0 Act One Moss HartMoss Hart Non-Fiction testFilm/TV/Theater, Autobiography/Memoir United States
7.5 A Brief History of Neoliberalism David HarveyDavid Harvey Non-Fiction testPolitics, History United States
7.0 Imagine Me Gone Adam HaslettAdam Haslett Fiction testGeneral United States
8.0 You Are Not a Stranger Here: Stories Adam HaslettAdam Haslett Fiction testShort Stories United States
8.5 The Lime Twig John HawkesJohn Hawkes Fiction testGeneral United States
7.0 Girl on the Train Paula HawkinsPaula Hawkins Fiction testMystery/Crime United Kingdom
9.5 In Love Alfred HayesAlfred Hayes Fiction testGeneral United Kingdom
8.0 A Sultry Month: Scenes of London Literary Life in 1846 Alethea HayterAlethea Hayter Non-Fiction testHistory, Literary Studies United Kingdom
8.0 Selected Writings William HazlittWilliam Hazlitt Non-Fiction testEssays
9.5 The Transit of Venus Shirley HazzardShirley Hazzard Fiction testGeneral Australia
7.0 War is a Force That Gives Us Meaning Chris HedgesChris Hedges Non-Fiction testPolitics United States
7.0 The Worldly Philosophers: The Lives, Times And Ideas Of The Great Economic Thinkers Robert HeilbronerRobert Heilbroner Non-Fiction testEconomics/Finance, Philosophy United States
7.5 The Nature and Logic of Capitalism Robert HeilbronerRobert Heilbroner Non-Fiction testEconomics/Finance United States
7.0 The Economic Transformation of America Since 1865 Robert HeilbronerRobert Heilbroner Non-Fiction testEconomics/Finance, History United States
7.0 101 Reykjavik Hallgrimur HelgasonHallgrimur Helgason Fiction testGeneral Iceland
8.0 I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp Richard HellRichard Hell Non-Fiction testMusic, Autobiography/Memoir United States
7.0 Strange Stars: David Bowie, Pop Music, and the Decade Sci-Fi Exploded Jason HellerJason Heller Non-Fiction testLiterary Studies, Music United States
8.5 Catch-22 Joseph HellerJoseph Hellerb Fiction testGeneral United States
7.5 Something Happened Joseph HellerJoseph Hellerb Fiction testGeneral United States
8.0 Good as Gold Joseph HellerJoseph Hellerb Fiction testGeneral United States
7.5 In Sunlight and In Shadow Mark HelprinMark Helprin Fiction testGeneral United States
10.0 Winter's Tale Mark HelprinMark Helprin Fiction testGeneral United States
8.0 The Old Man and the Sea Ernest HemingwayErnest Hemingway Fiction testGeneral United States
8.5 A Farewell to Arms Ernest HemingwayErnest Hemingway Fiction testGeneral United States
10.0 The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway: The Finca Vigia Edition Ernest HemingwayErnest Hemingway Fiction testShort Stories United States
8.0 The Sun Also Rises Ernest HemingwayErnest Hemingway Fiction testGeneral United States
7.0 After the New Economy: The Binge . . . And the Hangover That Won't Go Away Doug HenwoodDoug Henwood Non-Fiction testEconomics/Finance, Technology United States
7.5 The State of the U.S.A. Atlas: The Changing Face of American Life in Maps and Graphics Doug HenwoodDoug Henwood Non-Fiction testPolitics, Economics/Finance United States
9.0 Wall Street: How It Works and for Whom Doug HenwoodDoug Henwood Non-Fiction testEconomics/Finance, Politics United States
7.0 How the Scots Invented the Modern World: The True Story of How Western Europe's Poorest Nation Created Our World & Everything in It Arthur HermanArthur Herman Non-Fiction testHistory, Economics/Finance United States
7.0 The Terrorism Industry: The Experts and Institutions that Shape our View of Terror Edward HermanEdward Hermanb Non-Fiction testPolitics United States
7.0 The Real Terror Network: Terrorism in Fact and Propaganda Edward HermanEdward Hermanb Non-Fiction testPolitics United States
9.0 Love Goes to Buildings on Fire: Five Years in New York that Changed Music Forever Will HermesWill Hermes Non-Fiction testMusic, History United States
9.5 How to Survive in Your Native Land James HerndonJames Herndon Non-Fiction testEducation, Sociology United States
8.5 The Way It Spozed to Be James HerndonJames Herndon Non-Fiction testEducation, Autobiography/Memoir United States
7.5 Dispatches Michael HerrMichael Herr Non-Fiction testAutobiography/Memoir, History United States
9.0 Signs Preceding the End of the World Yuri HerreraYuri Herrera Fiction testGeneral Mexico
7.0 Zen in the Art of Archery Eugen HerrigelEugen Herrigel Non-Fiction testSports, Philosophy Germany
7.5 Dead Lions Mick HerronMick Herron Fiction testMystery/Crime United Kingdom
8.0 Slough House Mick HerronMick Herron Fiction testMystery/Crime United Kingdom
7.0 Hiroshima John HerseyJohn Hersey Non-Fiction testBiography, History United States
8.5 A Guide for the Perplexed: Conversations with Paul Cronin Werner HerzogWerner Herzog Non-Fiction testFilm/TV/Theater, Biography Germany
7.0 Siddhartha Hermann HesseHermann Hesse Fiction testGeneral Germany
9.0 The Glass Bead Game Hermann HesseHermann Hesse Fiction testGeneral Germany
7.0 From the Velvets to the Voidoids: A Pre-Punk History for a Post-Punk World Clinton HeylinClinton Heylin Non-Fiction testMusic United States
7.0 Strip Tease Carl HiaasenCarl Hiaasen Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.5 Skinny Dip Carl HiaasenCarl Hiaasen Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.5 Native Tongue Carl HiaasenCarl Hiaasen Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 Bad Monkey Carl HiaasenCarl Hiaasen Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 The Best of Q: Who the Hell? Tom HibbertTom Hibbert Non-Fiction testMusic, Essays United Kingdom
9.0 The Digger's Game George V. HigginsGeorge V. Higgins Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
9.5 The Friends of Eddie Coyle George V. HigginsGeorge V. Higgins Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.5 Wonderful Years, Wonderful Years George V. HigginsGeorge V. Higgins Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.0 Kennedy for the Defense George V. HigginsGeorge V. Higgins Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 Sandra Nichols Found Dead George V. HigginsGeorge V. Higgins Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
9.5 Outlaws George V. HigginsGeorge V. Higgins Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 Swan Boats at Four George V. HigginsGeorge V. Higgins Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
9.0 Defending Billy Ryan George V. HigginsGeorge V. Higgins Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.0 Ripley's Game Patricia HighsmithPatricia Highsmith Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.5 Strangers on a Train Patricia HighsmithPatricia Highsmith Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 People Who Knock on the Door Patricia HighsmithPatricia Highsmith Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
9.0 Deep Water Patricia HighsmithPatricia Highsmith Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
9.0 The Talented Mr. Ripley Patricia HighsmithPatricia Highsmith Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 A Suspension of Mercy Patricia HighsmithPatricia Highsmith Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.5 Old Rendering Plant Wolfgang HilbigWolfgang Hilbig Fiction testGeneral Germany
7.5 Paul Simon: The Life Robert HilburnRobert Hilburn Non-Fiction testMusic, Biography United States
7.5 Full Throttle Joe HillJoe Hill Fiction testShort Stories United States
7.5 Ruskinland: How John Ruskin Shapes Our World Andrew HillAndrew Hill Non-Fiction testBiography, Politics United Kingdom
8.0 Dance Hall of the Dead Tony HillermanTony Hillerman Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 Listening Woman Tony HillermanTony Hillerman Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 The Blessing Way Tony HillermanTony Hillerman Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.5 With My Dog-Eyes Hilda HilstHilda Hilst Fiction testGeneral Brazil
7.0 Lost Horizon James HiltonJames Hilton Fiction testGeneral United Kingdom
9.5 The Real Cool Killers Chester HimesChester Himes Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.0 A Rage in Harlem Chester HimesChester Himes Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.0 Nowhere to Run: The Story of Soul Music Gerri HirsheyGerri Hirshey Non-Fiction testMusic United States
8.5 Arguably: Essays Christopher HitchensChristopher Hitchens Non-Fiction testPolitics, Essays United Kingdom
7.0 On Thomas Paine's Rights of Man Christopher HitchensChristopher Hitchens Non-Fiction testHistory, Politics United Kingdom
8.0 Unacknowledged Legislation: Writers in the Public Sphere Christopher HitchensChristopher Hitchens Non-Fiction testLiterary Studies, Politics United Kingdom
7.0 The Missionary Position: Mother Teresa in Theory and Practice Christopher HitchensChristopher Hitchens Non-Fiction testReligion, Biography United Kingdom
9.0 Mortality Christopher HitchensChristopher Hitchens Non-Fiction testAutobiography/Memoir, Medicine United Kingdom
8.5 Hitch-22: A Memoir Christopher HitchensChristopher Hitchens Non-Fiction testAutobiography/Memoir, Politics United Kingdom
7.0 Letters to a Young Contrarian Christopher HitchensChristopher Hitchens Non-Fiction testPolitics, Philosophy United Kingdom
7.5 No One Left to Lie To: The Values of the Worst Family Christopher HitchensChristopher Hitchens Non-Fiction testPolitics, History United Kingdom
8.5 Prepared for the Worst: Selected Essays and Minority Reports Christopher HitchensChristopher Hitchens Non-Fiction testPolitics, Essays United Kingdom
8.0 The Cheaters Orrie HittOrrie Hitt Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.5 Trailer Tramp Orrie HittOrrie Hitt Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.0 Dial "M" for Man Orrie HittOrrie Hitt Non-Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.5 Riddley Walker Russell HobanRussell Hoban Fiction testScience Fiction United States
7.0 On History Eric HobsbawmEric Hobsbawm Non-Fiction testHistory, Essays United Kingdom
9.0 The Invention of Tradition Eric HobsbawmEric Hobsbawm Non-Fiction testHistory, Essays United Kingdom
7.5 Nations and Nationalism Since 1780 Eric HobsbawmEric Hobsbawm Non-Fiction testHistory, Politics United Kingdom
8.0 Interesting Times: A Twentieth-Century Life Eric HobsbawmEric Hobsbawm Non-Fiction testHistory, Autobiography/Memoir United Kingdom
8.5 Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right Arlie Russell HochschildArlie Russell Hochschild Non-Fiction testPolitics, Sociology United States
7.0 The Ordeal of Change Eric HofferEric Hoffer Non-Fiction testSociology, Psychology United States
8.0 The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements Eric HofferEric Hoffer Non-Fiction testSociology, Psychology United States
7.0 Anti-Intellectualism In American Life Richard HofstadterRichard Hofstadter Non-Fiction testPolitics, Sociology United States
9.5 The American Political Tradition: And the Men Who Made It Richard HofstadterRichard Hofstadter Non-Fiction testHistory, Politics United States
8.0 The Age of Reform Richard HofstadterRichard Hofstadter Non-Fiction testHistory, Politics United States
8.0 The Paranoid Style in American Politics Richard HofstadterRichard Hofstadter Non-Fiction testPolitics United States
8.5 The Blank Wall Elisabeth Sanxay HoldingElisabeth Sanxay Holding Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.0 The Unfinished Crime Elisabeth Sanxay HoldingElisabeth Sanxay Holding Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.5 The Girl Who Had to Die Elisabeth Sanxay HoldingElisabeth Sanxay Holding Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.5 Rubicon: The Last Years of the Roman Republic Tom HollandTom Holland Non-Fiction testHistory United Kingdom
7.0 Grief Andrew HolleranAndrew Holleran Fiction testGeneral United States
9.0 The Stranger's Child Alan HollinghurstAlan Hollinghurst Fiction testGeneral United Kingdom
7.0 The Sparsholt Affair Alan HollinghurstAlan Hollinghurst Fiction testGeneral United Kingdom
7.0 Basil Street Blues: A Memoir Michael HolroydMichael Holroyd Non-Fiction testAutobiography/Memoir United Kingdom
8.0 Lytton Strachey: The New Biography Michael HolroydMichael Holroyd Non-Fiction testBiography, Literary Studies United Kingdom
7.0 Why Does the World Exist?: An Existential Detective Story Jim HoltJim Holt Non-Fiction testPhilosophy United States
7.0 Escape from Childhood: The Needs and Rights of Children John HoltJohn Holtb Non-Fiction testEducation, Sociology United States
7.0 Instead of Education John HoltJohn Holtb Non-Fiction testEducation United States
7.5 A Life Worth Living: The Selected Letters of John Holt John HoltJohn Holtb Non-Fiction testEducation, Autobiography/Memoir United States
8.5 How Children Fail John HoltJohn Holtb Non-Fiction testEducation United States
8.5 How Children Learn John HoltJohn Holtb Non-Fiction testEducation United States
7.5 Hacienda: How Not to Run a Club Peter HookPeter Hook Non-Fiction testMusic, Autobiography/Memoir United Kingdom
8.5 Things As They Are Paul HorganPaul Horgan Fiction testGeneral United States
7.5 Ten Years in the Tub: A Decade Soaking in Great Books Nick HornbyNick Hornby Non-Fiction testLiterary Studies United Kingdom
7.5 Inside of a Dog: What Dogs See, Smell, and Know Alexandra HorowitzAlexandra Horowitz Non-Fiction testScience/Nature United States
7.0 The Kite Runner Khaled HosseiniKhaled Hosseini Fiction testGeneral United States
7.5 K2, The Savage Mountain: The Classic True Story Of Disaster And Survival On The World's Second-Highest Mountain Charles HoustonCharles Houston Non-Fiction testTravel/Adventure United States
7.0 Indivisible Fanny HoweFanny Howe Fiction testGeneral United States
8.5 Too Loud a Solitude Bohumil HrabalBohumil Hrabal Fiction testGeneral Czech Republic
9.0 In a Lonely Place Dorothy HughesDorothy Hughes Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.0 Barcelona Robert HughesRobert Hughesb Non-Fiction testTravel/Adventure, Art/Architecture Spain
8.0 Personal Narrative of a Journey to the Equinoctial Regions of the New Continent Alexander von HumboldtAlexander von Humboldt Non-Fiction testScience/Nature, Travel/Adventure France
8.0 The Moment She Was Gone Evan HunterEvan Hunter Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
8.5 Every Little Crook and Nanny Evan HunterEvan Hunter Fiction testMystery/Crime United States
7.0 Dust Tracks on a Road Zora Neale HurstonZora Neale Hurston Non-Fiction testAutobiography/Memoir United States
8.0 Their Eyes Were Watching God Zora Neale HurstonZora Neale Hurston Fiction testGeneral United States
7.0 Texts and Pretexts: An Anthology with Commentaries Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley Non-Fiction testEssays, Literary Studies United States
7.0 Brave New World Revisited Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley Non-Fiction testEssays, Literary Studies United States
9.0 Brave New World Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley Fiction testScience Fiction United States
8.5 The Gift: Creativity and the Artist in the Modern World Lewis HydeLewis Hyde Non-Fiction testArt/Architecture United States
8.5 This Isn't Happening: Radiohead's Kid A and the Beginning of the 21st Century Steven HydenSteven Hyden Non-Fiction testMusic United States