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Read-alikes are suggestions for readers who enjoy the works of a particular author and would like to have recommendations of other authors that write in a similar style or genre. Remember that individual judgments of writing styles will differ among readers and that these suggestions are selective.

Downton Abbey * Ted Dekker Jonathan Kellerman Julia Quinn
The Hunger Games * Barbara Delinsky Stephen King Kathy Reichs
Fifty Shades of Grey * Nelson DeMille Karen Kingsbury Anne Rice
Gone Girl * Eric Jerome Dickey Sophie Kinsella Francine Rivers
Mary Kay Andrews Janet Evanovich Dean Koontz Karen Robards
Jane Austen Linda Fairstein Jane Ann Krentz J. D. Robb
David Baldacci Christine Feehan Steig Larsson Nora Roberts
Mary Balogh Joy Fielding Stephanie Laurens Kimberla Lawson Roby
M. C. Beaton Joseph Finder John Lescroart Joel C. Rosenberg
Steve Berry Dorothea Benton Frank Johanna Lindsey David Rosenfelt
Terri Blackstock Lisa Gardner Elizabeth Lowell Ann B. Ross
Barbara Taylor Bradford Julie Garwood Sarah MacLean John Sandford
Rita Mae Brown Elizabeth George Debbie Macomber Lynsay Sands
Sandra Brown Tess Gerritsen Phillip Margolin Lisa Scottoline
Dan Brown Sue Grafton Steve Martini Jill Shalvis
Dale Brown Philippa Gregory Terry McMillan Daniel Silva
James Lee Burke W. E. B. Griffin Fern Michaels Nalini Singh
Lee Child Martha Grimes Linda Lael Miller Karin Slaughter
Agatha Christie John Grisham Mary Monroe Nicholas Sparks
Tom Clancy Charlaine Harris Mary B. Morrison Danielle Steel
Mary Higgins Clark Jack Higgins Sara Paretsky Robert Tanenbaum
Harlan Coben Linda Howard Robert Parker Brad Thor
Michael Connelly Greg Iles James Patterson J.R.R. Tolkien
Pat Conroy Brenda Jackson Richard North Patterson Adriana Trigiani
Robin Cook Lisa Jackson Ridley Pearson Scott Turow
Patricia Cornwell J. A. Jance Anne Perry J. R. Ward
Catherine Coulter Beverly Jenkins Jodi Picoult Carl Weber
Robert Crais Iris Johansen Douglas Preston Susan Wiggs
Clive Cussler Jan Karon Amanda Quick Stuart Woods
Jeffery Deaver Faye Kellerman Julia Quinn Sherryl Woods

If you like Downton Abbey *, then try

Suggestions: 

Pat Barker
Tracy Chevalier
Ken Follett
Daisy Goodwin
Kazuo Ishiguro
Ian McEwan
Anne Perry
Charles Todd
Edith Wharton
Virginia Woolf

If you like The Hunger Games *, then try

Suggestions: 

Margaret Atwood
Max Brooks
Octavia E. Butler
Orson Scott Card
Ernest Cline
Phillip K. Dick
William Gibson
Dean Koontz
Kurt Vonnegut
Daniel H. Wilson

If you like Fifty Shades of Grey *, then try

Suggestions: 

Sylvia Day
Eric Jerome Dickey
Laurell K. Hamilton
Judith Krantz
D. H. Lawrence
J. R. Ward

If you like Gone Girl *, then try

Suggestions: 

Linwood Barclay
Therese Bohman
Emma Chapman
Tana French
Lisa Gardner
Elizabeth Haynes
William Landay
Karen Perry
Lisa Unger
Natalie Young

If you like Mary Kay Andrews, then try

Suggestions: 

Susan Anderson
Donna Andrews
Jennifer Cruisie
Diane Mott Davidson
Jane Heller
Joan Hess
Marian Keyes
Erin McCarthy
Carly Phillips
Jennifer Weiner

If you like Jane Austen, then try

Suggestions: 

Pamela Aidan
Sara Angelini
Janet Aylmer
Carrie Bebris
Jack Caldwell
Karen Doornebos
Karen Joy Fowler
Amanda Grange
Syrie James
Sharon Lathan
Jude Morgan
Beth Pattillo
Alexandria Potter
Jane Rubino
Debra White Smith

If you like David Baldacci, then try

Suggestions: 

William Bernhardt
Stephen J. Cannell
Linda Fairstein
Vince Flynn
James Grippando
John Grisham
Brad Meltzer
Kyle Mills
Robert Tanenbaum
Stuart Woods (Will Lee Series)

If you like Mary Balogh, then try

Suggestions: 

Marion Chesney
Catherine Cookson
Stephanie Laurens
Sarah MacLean
Kasey Michaels
Patricia Veryan

If you like M. C. Beaton, then try

Suggestions: 

Nancy Atherton
Lillian Jackson Braun
Rita Mae Brown
Dorothy Cannell
Jill Churchill
Agatha Christie
Diane Mott Davidson
Martha Grimes
Garrison Keillor
Alexander McCall Smith

If you like Steve Berry, then try

Suggestions: 

Dan Brown
Lincoln Child
Clive Cussler
William Dietrich
Raymond Khoury
Brad Meltzer
Matthew Reilly
James Rollins
Joel Rosenberg

If you like Terri Blackstock, then try

Suggestions: 

James Scott Bell
Colleen Coble
Nicholas Evans
Robin Jones Gunn
Dee Henderson
Kristin Heitzmann
Angela Hunt
Beverly Lewis
Tracie Peterson
Francine Rivers

If you like Barbara Taylor Bradford, then try

Suggestions: 

Lois Battle
Jackie Collins
Jennifer Cruisie
Janet Dailey
Barbara Delinsky
Helen Fielding
Judith Krantz
Judith Michael
Fern Michaels
Danielle Steel

If you like Rita Mae Brown, then try

Suggestions: 

Susan Wittig Albert
Lilian Jackson Braun
Diane Mott Davidson
Carole Nelson Douglas
Shirley Rousseau Murphy
Anne Rivers Siddons

If you like Sandra Brown, then try

Suggestions: 

Suzanne Brockmann
Mary Higgins Clark
Jude Deveraux
Nicci French
Lisa Gardner
Tami Hoag
Linda Howard
Iris Johansen
Jayne Ann Krentz
Judith McNaught
Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Karen Robards
Anne Stuart
Gayle Wilson

If you like Dan Brown, then try

Suggestions: 

Steve Berry
Umberto Eco
Lev Grossman
Jonathan Harris
Raymond Khoury
Iain Pears
Arturo Pérez-Reverte
Daniel Quinn
Daniel Silva
Alan Wall
Katharine Weber
Barbara Wood
Richard Zimler

If you like Dale Brown, then try

Suggestions: 

Larry Bond
Lee Child
Tom Clancy
Stephen Coonts
Harold Coyle
Clive Cussler
Nelson DeMille
Vince Flynn
W E B Griffith
John Grisham

If you like James Lee Burke, then try

Suggestions: 

Lawrence Block
Lee Child
James W. Hall
Dennis Lehane
Henning Mankell
John Sandford
John Verdon

If you like Lee Child, then try

Suggestions: 

James Lee Burke
Harlen Coben
Michael Connelly
Robert Crais
Peter T. Deutermann
Barry Eisler
Stephen Hunter
George Pelecanos

If you like Agatha Christie, then try

Suggestions: 

Nancy Atherton
M. C. Beaton
Simon Brett
Dorothy Cannell
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Elizabeth George
Dorothy Gilman
Martha Grimes
Carolyn G. Hart
Reginald Hill
P. D. James
Anne Perry
Dorothy Sayers
Rex Stout
Margaret Truman
Patricia Wentworth
Margaret Yorke

If you like Tom Clancy, then try

Suggestions: 

Richard Aellen
Jack Anderson
Campbell Armstrong
Larry Bond
Dale Brown
James H. Cobb
Larry Collins
Richard Condon
Stephen Coonts
Harold Coyle
Clive Cussler
Patrick A. Davis
Len Deighton
Nelson DeMille
Peter T. Deutermann
Michael DiMercurio
Gregory S. Dinallo
Clive Egleton
Barry Eisler
Joseph Finder
Sean Flannery
Vince Flynn
Ken Follett
Frederick Forsyth
Brian Freemantle
W. E. B. Griffin
David Hagberg
Richard Herman
Jack Higgins
James W. Huston
David Ignatius
Dean Ing
Mike Lawson
John Le Carré
Gus Lee
Robert Ludlum
Eric Lustbader
Gayle Lynds
Alistair MacLean
Francine Mathews
Bob Mayer
David Morrell
John J. Nance
Ralph Peters
Steve R. Pieczenik
R. J. Pineiro
J. C. Pollock
David Poyer
Douglas Reeman
Patrick Robinson
Gerald Seymour
Philip Shelby
Daniel Silva
Martin Cruz Smith
Craig Thomas
Ross Thomas
Joe Weber
Herman Wouk

If you like Mary Higgins Clark, then try

Suggestions: 

Elizabeth Adler
Michael Allegretto
William Bayer
Sallie Bissell
Barbara Taylor Bradford
Sandra Brown
Jan Burke
Carol Higgins Clark
Mary Jane Behrends Clark
Catherine Coulter
Diana Diamond
Marjorie Dorner
Joy Fielding
Nicci French
Lisa Gardner
Anna Gilbert
Eileen Goudge
Martha Grimes
Beth Richardson Gutcheon
Jonellen Heckler
Elin Hilderbrand
Tami Hoag
Kay Hooper
Linda Howard
Susan Isaacs
P. D. James
Judith A. Jance
Iris Johansen
Velda Johnston
William Katz
Faye Kellerman
Jonathan Kellerman
Judith Kelman
Jayne Ann Krentz
Caroline Llewellyn
Elizabeth Lowell
Patricia J. MacDonald
Sharyn McCrumb
Judy Mercer
Barbara Michaels
Fern Michaels
Doris Mortman
Karen Robards
Nora Roberts
Barbara Rogan
Tom Savage
Wendy Corsi Staub
Dorothy Uhnak
Barbara Vine
Phyllis A. Whitney
Kate Wilhelm

If you like Harlan Coben, then try

Suggestions: 

Edna Buchanan
Stephen J. Cannell
Lee Child
Robert Crais
Lisa Gardner
Greg Iles
Andrew Klavan
Rick Riordan
Don Winslow
Stuart Woods

If you like Michael Connelly, then try

Suggestions: 

James Lee Burke
Lee Child
James Ellroy
J. A. Jance
Faye Kellerman
Jonathan Kellerman
James Patterson
Ridley Pearson (Boldt & Matthews Series)
John Sandford
Joseph Wambaugh

If you like Pat Conroy, then try

Suggestions: 

Dorothy Allison
Kaye Gibbons
John Irving
Anne Lamott
Larry McMurtry
Ferrol Sams
Anne Rivers Siddons
Anne Tyler
Rebecca Wells

If you like Robin Cook, then try

Suggestions: 

Patricia Cornwell
Michael Crichton
Tess Gerritsen
Chuck Hogan
John J. Nance
Michael Palmer
Kathy Reichs
F. Paul Wilson

If you like Patricia Cornwell, then try

Suggestions: 

Keith Ablow
Sarah Andrews
Taffy Cannon
Max Allan Collins
Beverly Connor
Robin Cook
Tom Corcoran
Barbara D’Amato
Jeffery Deaver
D. J. Donaldson
Eileen Dreyer
Aaron J. Elkins
G. H. Ephron
Linda A. Fairstein
E. X. Ferrars
Lisa Gardner
Tess Gerritsen
Leonard S. Goldberg
Christine Green
Thomas Harris
Erin Hart
Fredrick D. Huebner
Greg Iles
Iris Johansen
John Katzenbach
Jonathan Kellerman
Mary Kittredge
Richard La Plante
Herbert H. Lieberman
David L. Lindsey
Sarah Lovett
Keith McCarthy
Sharyn McCrumb
Marcel Montecino
Darian North
James Patterson
Ridley Pearson
Kathy Reichs
Leah Ruth Robinson
John Sandford
Karin Slaughter
Robert W. Walker
Stephen White
David Wiltse

If you like Catherine Coulter, then try

Suggestions: 

Catherine Anderson
Tami Hoag
Kay Hooper
Elizabeth Lowell
Debbie Macomber
Judith McNaught
Luanne Rice
Karen Robards
Nora Roberts
Danielle Steel

If you like Robert Crais, then try

Suggestions: 

Lee Child
Michael Connelly
Nelson DeMille
Barry Eisler
Andrew Gross
Jonathan Kellerman
Robert Ludlum
Walter Mosley
Marcia Muller
James Patterson

If you like Clive Cussler, then try

Suggestions: 

Tom Clancy
Stephen Coonts
Jack Higgins
Tony Horwitz
Sebastian Junger
Robert Ludlum
Randy Wayne White

If you like Jeffery Deaver, then try

Suggestions: 

David Baldacci
Robin Cook
Barry Eisler
Ken Follett
Tana French
Alan Furst
Jack Higgins
Iris Johansen
Jonathan Kellerman
Philip Kerr
Stephen King
Dean Koontz
James Patterson

If you like Ted Dekker, then try

Suggestions: 

Randy C. Alcorn
Bill Bright
Tim F. LaHaye
Tosca Moon Lee
Robert Liparulo
Frank E. Peretti

If you like Barbara Delinsky, then try

Suggestions: 

Jude Deveraux
Anita Diamant
Patricia Gaffney
Julie Garwood
Kristin Hannah
Fern Michaels
Belva Plain
Luanne Rice
LaVyrle Spencer
Danielle Steel

If you like Nelson DeMille, then try

Suggestions: 

Tom Clancy
Harlan Coben
Robert Crais
Clive Cussler
Denis Johnson
Dennis Lehane
John J. Nance
Daniel Silva
James Webb

If you like Eric Jerome Dickey, then try

Suggestions: 

Lolita Files
E. Lynn Harris
Yolanda Joe
Dennis Lehane
Terry McMillan
Mary B. Morrison
Omar Tyree

If you like Janet Evanovich, then try

Suggestions: 

Nancy Bartholomew
Anthony Bruno
Jan Burke
Jennifer Crusie
G. M. Ford
Carl Hiaasen
Susan Isaacs
Sarah Shankman
Sarah Strohmeyer

If you like Linda Fairstein, then try

Suggestions: 

Nevada Barr
Linda Castillo
Steve Martini
Lisa Scottoline

If you like Christine Feehan, then try

Suggestions: 

Cherry Adair
Kelley Armstrong
Amanda Ashley
Kresley Cole
Virna DePaul
Sherrilyn Kenyon
Karen Marie Moning
J. R. Ward

If you like Joy Fielding, then try

Suggestions: 

Julia Glass
Rohinton Mistry
Ann Packer

If you like Joseph Finder, then try

Suggestions: 

Brett Battles
Stephen W. Frey
James Grippando
Derek Haas
Richard Hawke
Brad Meltzer
Matthew Quirk
Christopher Reich
Gene Riehl
Daniel Silva
David Stone

If you like Dorothea Benton Frank, then try

Suggestions: 

Mary Kay Andrews
Tina McElroy Ansa
Maeve Binchy
Kristin Hannah
Elin Hilderbrand
Cathy Kelly
Cassandra King
Jill McCorkle
Mary Alice Monroe
Betty Neels
Luanne Rice
Anne Rivers Siddons
Adriana Trigiani

If you like Lisa Gardner, then try

Suggestions: 

Mary Higgins Clark
James Patterson
Lisa Unger

If you like Julie Garwood, then try

Suggestions: 

Victoria Alexander
Catherine Coulter
Jude Deveraux
Johanna Lindsey
Elizabeth Lowell
Judith McNaught
Rebecca Paisley
Amanda Quick
Kathleen Woodiwiss

If you like Elizabeth George, then try

Suggestions: 

Deborah Crombie
Tana French
Carol Goodman
P. D. James
Louise Penny
Ruth Rendell
Peter Robinson
Dorothy L. Sayers

If you like Tess Gerritsen, then try

Suggestions: 

Peter Clement
Robin Cook
Michael Crichton
Patricia Cornwell
Thomas Harris
Iris Johansen
Robert Preston
Kathy Reichs
Karin Slaughter

If you like Sue Grafton, then try

Suggestions: 

Linda Barnes
Nevada Barr
Eleanor Taylor Bland
Jan Burke
Robert Crais
Amanda Cross
Barbara D’Amato
Janet Dawson
Janet Evanovich
Leslie Glass
Joan Hess
Judith A. Jance
Karen Kijewski
Rochelle Majer Krich
Janice Law
Margaret Maron
Lia Matera
Sharyn McCrumb
Camille Minichino
Theresa Monsour
Marcia Muller
Carol O’Connell
Sara Paretsky
Elizabeth Peters
J. D. Robb
Julie Smith
Dana Stabenow
Kathy Hogan Trocheck
Judith Van Gieson
Sharon Zukowski

If you like Philippa Gregory, then try

Suggestions: 

Elizabeth Chadwick
Tracy Chevalier
Carolly Erickson
Margaret George
Sandra Gulland
Rosalind Laker
Robin Maxwell
Michelle Moran
Jean Plaidy
Susan Vreeland

If you like W. E. B. Griffin, then try

Suggestions: 

John Altman
Jeffrey Archer
Tom Clancy
Ken Follett
Jack Higgins
John Jakes
Patrick Robinson
Neal Stephenson
Herman Wouk

If you like Martha Grimes, then try

Suggestions: 

Elizabeth George
P. D. James
Ruth Rendell
Kate Ross
Dorothy L. Sayers
Barbara Vine

If you like John Grisham, then try

Suggestions: 

William Bernhardt
Jay Brandon
Dudley W. Buffa
William J. Coughlin
Christopher A. Darden
Terry Devane
Dexter Dias
William Diehl
Linda A. Fairstein
Joseph Finder
Michael Fredrickson
J. F. Freedman
Stephen W. Frey
Philip Friedman
Mark Gimenez
Stephen Greenleaf
James Grippando
Amy Gutman
George V. Higgins
Stephen Horn
Clifford Irving
Michael A. Kahn
Lelia Kelly
Baine Kerr
William Lashner
Mimi Lavenda Latt
John T. Lescroart
Bonnie MacDougal
Phillip Margolin
John S. Martel
Steve Martini
Lia Matera
Christine McGuire
Brad Meltzer
Perri O’Shaughnessy
Barbara Parker
Richard Parrish
Richard North Patterson
Barry Reed
Nancy Taylor Rosenberg
David Rosenfelt
Lisa Scottoline
Barry Siegel
Sheldon Siegel
Mike Stewart
Robert Tanenbaum
Scott Turow
Judith Van Gieson
Gallatin Warfield
Robert Whitlow
Kate Wilhelm
Sabin Willett

If you like Charlaine Harris, then try

Suggestions: 

Dakota Cassidy
Barbara Colley
P. N. Elrod
Christopher Golden
Darynda Jones
Karen Marie Moning
Ann Purser
Denise Grover Swank

If you like Jack Higgins, then try

Suggestions: 

Alex Berenson
Lawrence Block
Tom Clancy
Dan Fesperman
Vince Flynn
Ken Follett
W. E. B. Griffin
Robert Ludlum
Kyle Mills

If you like Linda Howard, then try

Suggestions: 

Elizabeth Adler
Suzanne Brockmann
Sandra Brown
Catherine Coulter
Julie Garwood
Kay Hooper
Iris Johansen
Elizabeth Lowell
Nora Roberts

If you like Greg Iles, then try

Suggestions: 

Dan Brown
Lee Child
Mary Higgins Clark
James Grippando
John Grisham
William Lashner
David Lindsey
James Patterson
Karin Slaughter
Mike Stewart

If you like Brenda Jackson, then try

Suggestions: 

Rochelle Alers
Catherine Anderson
Wahida Clark
Kathleen Eagle
Donna Hill
Sandra Kitt
Francis Ray

If you like Lisa Jackson, then try

Suggestions: 

Catherine Coulter
Eric Jerome Dickey
Tami Hoag
Linda Howard
Iris Johansen
Joseph Kanon
Elizabeth Lowell
Randy Wayne White

If you like J. A. Jance, then try

Suggestions: 

Mary Higgins Clark
Michael Connelly
Sue Grafton
Michael McGarrity
Sara Paretsky
Bill Pronzini
Aimee Thurlo
David Thurlo

If you like Beverly Jenkins, then try

Suggestions: 

Catherine Anderson
Jude Deveraux
Julie Garwood
Lisa Kleypas
Johanna Lindsey
Judith McNaught
Karen Marie Moning
Amanda Quick
Julia Quinn
Kathleen Woodiwiss

If you like Iris Johansen, then try

Suggestions: 

Sandra Brown
Catherine Coulter
Joy Fielding
Kay Hooper
Tami Hoag
Linda Howard
Barbara Michaels
Karen Robards
Mary Stewart
Phyllis Whitney

If you like Jan Karon, then try

Suggestions: 

Carrie Brown
Richard Paul Evans
Joseph Girzone
Elizabeth Goudge
Philip Gulley
Joan Medlicott
Rosamunde Pilcher
Miss Read
Ann B. Ross
Katherine Valentine

If you like Faye Kellerman, then try

Suggestions: 

Michael Connelly
Kathy Lynn Emerson
Elly Griffiths
Tony Hillerman
Sara Paretsky
Julia Spencer-Fleming

If you like Jonathan Kellerman, then try

Suggestions: 

Keith Ablow
Mary Higgins Clark
Michael Connelly
Robin Cook
Thomas Cook
Patricia Cornwell
Jeffrey Deaver
Nicci French
Lisa Gardner
Kay Hooper
Greg Iles
Faye Kellerman
Patricia MacDonald
James Patterson
Ridley Pearson
Thomas Perry
Ruth Rendell
Lawrence Sanders
Stephen White

If you like Stephen King, then try

Suggestions: 

Campbell Armstrong
Clive Barker
Ramsey Campbell
Lincoln Child
Andrew Coburn
John Coyne
Tananarive Due
John Farris
Charles L. Grant
James Byron Huggins
Shirley Jackson
Dean R. Koontz
Tanith Lee
Ira Levin
H. P. Lovecraft
Brian Lumley
David Lozell Martin
Graham Masterton
Richard Matheson
Robert McCammon
Susie Moloney
Thomas F. Monteleone
David Morrell
Chuck Palahniuk
Douglas J. Preston
Anne Rice
Al Sarrantonio
John Saul
Steve Shagan
Dan Simmons
Peter Straub
Whitley Strieber
Andrew H. Vachss
F. Paul Wilson
Chelsea Quinn Yarbro

If you like Karen Kingsbury, then try

Suggestions: 

Lisa Tawn Bergren
Terri Blackstock
Wanda Brunstetter
Thomas Kinkade
Beverly Lewis
Janette Oke
Francine Rivers
Nicholas Sparks

If you like Sophie Kinsella, then try

Suggestions: 

Meg Cabot
Helen Fielding
Jane Green
Marian Keyes
Jill Mansell
Stephanie McAfee
Sarah Strohmeyer
Lauren Weisberger

If you like Dean Koontz, then try

Suggestions: 

V. C. Andrews
Piers Anthony
Clive Barker
Douglas Clegg
Jeffrey Deaver
Thomas Harris
James Herbert
Stephen King
Richard Laymon
Robert McCammon
John Saul
Dan Simmons
Peter Straub
Stuart Woods

If you like Jane Ann Krentz, then try

Suggestions: 

Mary Higgins Clark
Catherine Coulter
Barbara Delinsky
Julie Garwood
Heather Graham
Iris Johansen
Stephanie Laurens
Elizabeth Lowell
Judith McNaught
Barbara Michaels
Fern Michaels
Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Nora Roberts

If you like Steig Larsson, then try

Suggestions: 

Karin Alvtegen
Chelsea Cain
Patricia Cornwell
Karin Fossum
Tana French
Lars Keplar
Jo Nesbø
T. Jefferson Parker
Thomas Perry
Karin Slaughter

If you like Stephanie Laurens, then try

Suggestions: 

Mary Balogh
Catherine Coulter
Julie Garwood
Lisa Kleypas
Johanna Lindsey
Judith McNaught
Amanda Quick
Julia Quinn

If you like John Lescroart, then try

Suggestions: 

William Bernhardt
Dudley Buffa
Linda A. Fairstein
John Grisham
Joseph T. Klempner
David Rosenfelt
Sheldon Siegel
Scott Turow
Robert Tanenbaum

If you like Johanna Lindsey, then try

Suggestions: 

Connie Brockway
Catherine Coulter
Jude Deveraux
Julie Garwood
Lisa Kleypas
Judith McNaught
Karen Marie Moning
Amanda Quick
Julia Quinn

If you like Elizabeth Lowell, then try

Suggestions: 

Jo Beverly
Suzanne Brockmann
Catherine Coulter
Julie Garwood
Linda Howard
Judith McNaught
Linda Lael Miller
Mary Jo Putney
Anne Stuart

If you like Sarah MacLean, then try

Suggestions: 

Mary Balogh
Catherine Coulter
Gaelen Foley
Lisa Kleypas
Stephanie Laurens
Johanna Lindsey
Judith McNaught
Amanda Quick
Julia Quinn

If you like Debbie Macomber, then try

Suggestions: 

Lori Copeland
Richard Paul Evans
Kate Jacobs
Jan Karon
Fern Michaels
Betty Neels
Emilie Richards
Susan Wiggs

If you like Phillip Margolin, then try

Suggestions: 

Michael Connelly
Robert Dugoni
David Ellis
Sue Grafton
John Lescroart
Steve Martini
James Patterson
Kate Wilhelm

If you like Steve Martini, then try

Suggestions: 

Michael Connelly
Robert Crais
Philip Friedman
John Grisham
Paul Levine
Phillip Margolin
Lisa Scottoline
Robert Tanenbaum
Scot Turow

If you like Terry McMillan, then try

Suggestions: 

Tina McElroy Ansa
Connie Briscoe
Bebe Moore Campbell
Pearl Cleage
Eric Jerome Dickey
Jacqueline E. Luckett
Rosalyn McMillan
Kimberla Lawson Roby
Omar Tyree

If you like Fern Michaels, then try

Suggestions: 

Barbara Taylor Bradford
Jude Devereaux
Jayne Anne Krentz
Debbie Macomber
Judith Michael
Linda Lael Miller
Karen Robards
Nora Roberts
LaVyrle Spencer

If you like Linda Lael Miller, then try

Suggestions: 

Robyn Carr
Janet Dailey
Joan Johnston
Virginia Kantra
Elizabeth Lowell
Jodi Thomas
Vicki Lewis Thompson

If you like Mary Monroe, then try

Suggestions: 

Eric Jerome Dickey
Gigi Levangie Grazer
Mary B. Morrison
Amy Sohn
Penny Vincenzi
Carl Weber
Tu-Shonda L. Whitaker

If you like Mary B. Morrison, then try

Suggestions: 

Eric Jerome Dickey
E. Lynn Harris
Mary Monroe
Carl Weber
Tu-Shonda L. Whitaker
Omar Tyree

If you like Sara Paretsky, then try

Suggestions: 

Linda Barnes
Edna Buchanan
Patricia Cornwell
Sue Grafton
J. A. Jance
Lisa Scottoline

If you like Robert Parker, then try

Suggestions: 

Lawrence Block
Stephen Cannell
Raymond Chandler
Robert Crais
Dennis Lehane
Elmore Leonard
Sara Paretsky
Donald Westlake

If you like James Patterson, then try

Suggestions: 

Keith R. Ablow
Reed Arvin
William Bayer
Ethan Black
Lawrence Block
Jan Burke
Caleb Carr
Lee Child
Harlan Coben
Michael Connelly
John Connolly
Patricia Daniels Cornwell
Robert Crais
Barbara D’Amato
Jeffery Deaver
William Diehl
D. J. Donaldson
James Ellroy
Lisa Gardner
Tim Green
Amy Gutman
Steve Hamilton
Ron Handberg
Mo Hayder
Tami Hoag
Evan Hunter
Greg Iles
Judith A. Jance
William Katz
John Katzenbach
Alex Kava
Faye Kellerman
Jonathan Kellerman
Andrew Klavan
Rochelle Majer Krich
Dennis Lehane
Patricia Lewin
David L. Lindsey
Sarah Lovett
Patricia J. MacDonald
Dan Mahoney
Michael Malone
Henning Mankell
Phillip Margolin
Francine Mathews
Archer Mayor
Ed McBain
Val McDermid
Theresa Monsour
Richard Montanari
Chris Mooney
Jonathan Lewis Nasaw
Carol O’Connell
Robert B. Parker
T. Jefferson Parker
Ridley Pearson
Kathy Reichs
Peter Robinson
David Rosenfelt
John Sandford
Lisa Scottoline
James Siegel
April Smith
Rosamond Smith
Faye Sultan
Stephen White
Kate Wilhelm
Stuart Woods

If you like Richard North Patterson, then try

Suggestions: 

Dudley Buffa
John Grisham
John Hart
Phillip Margolin
Brad Meltzer
Lisa Scottoline
Robert Tanenbaum
Margaret Truman
Scott Turow

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