A family is a group of people related to each other by genetic ties, adoption, marriage, or co-residence. Literature about the family tends to focus on the relationships between family members.

Bridge of Clay
Family Trust
The Rain Watcher
The Brilliant Death
The Light Between Worlds
Hey, Kiddo
Black Wings Beating (Skybound #1)
This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story
Louisiana's Way Home
That Night
The Geography of Lost Things
Evergreen Tidings from the Baumgartners
Aquicorn Cove
The Extremely Inconvenient Adventures of Bronte Mettlestone (Kingdoms & Empires, #1)
The Bones Beneath My Skin
The Other Woman
Winter in Paradise (Paradise, #1)
Whisper Me This
Dark, Witch & Creamy (Bewitched by Chocolate #1)
All Your Perfects
Etched in Sand: A True Story of Five Siblings Who Survived an Unspeakable Childhood on Long Island
The Lilac Bouquet
Breathless In Love (The Maverick Billionaires, #1)
Hour of Need (Scarlet Falls, #1)
Baby Teeth
Blame The Mistletoe (A Marietta Christmas #1; Love in Montana #2)
The Good Daughter
The Husband's Secret
Her Last Goodbye (Morgan Dane #2)
The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCulloughThe Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellThe House of the Spirits by Isabel AllendeOne Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez
Best Family Sagas
428 books — 564 voters
The Golden Compass by Philip PullmanA Christmas Carol by Charles DickensThe Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. LewisLittle Women by Louisa May AlcottThe Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
Winter Reads
461 books — 414 voters

The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa GregoryThe White Queen by Philippa GregoryThe Boleyn Inheritance by Philippa GregoryThe Autobiography of Henry VIII by Margaret GeorgeThe Constant Princess by Philippa Gregory
Royal Fiction
298 books — 158 voters
The Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertThe Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
Life in a Foreign Country
547 books — 329 voters

Wonder (Wonder, #1)
We Were Liars
My Sister's Keeper
Little Women
To Kill a Mockingbird
If I Stay (If I Stay, #1)
The Fault in Our Stars
Everything I Never Told You
The Glass Castle
The Book Thief
The Hate U Give
The Lovely Bones
I'll Give You the Sun

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John Grogan The Longest Trip Home: A Memoir
I hope that readers can relate on many levels. The kids my age were growing up during the social upheaval of the '60s and '70s, and we were hardwired to question authority. We're all sons and daughters, and we all have to make our peace with our parents and their values to find our own place in the world. That's really what this story is about.
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I don't know half of you half as well as I should like; and I like less than half of you half as well as you deserve.
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

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Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.
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