New York Times Read Alikes: February 21, 2016
This week's list features a mix of heart-pounding thrillers and heart-warming romance.
#1 Recommendations for readers who enjoyed Brotherhood in Death by J.D. Robb, more police series starring women detectives:
The Rizzoli & Isles series by Tess Gerritsen
The Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter novels by Laurell K. Hamilton
The Inspector Lynley series by Elizabeth George
#2 Recommendations for readers who enjoyed Breakdown by Jonathan Kellerman, more L.A. mysteries:
The Gods of Guilt by Michael Connelly
The Black Dahlia by James Ellroy
Bad Luck and Trouble by Lee Child
#3 Recommendations for readers who enjoyed Me Before You by Jojo Moyes, more British love stories:
Other People's Children by Joanna Trollope
One Day by David Nicholls
The House We Grew Up In by Lisa Jewell
#4 Recommendations for readers who enjoyed The Choice by Nicholas Sparks, more small town living and surprise romances:
The Mistletoe Promise by Richard Paul Evans
The Flood Girls by Richard Fifield
Come Walk With Me by Joan A. Medlicott
#5 Recommendations for readers who enjoyed NYPD RED 4 by James Patterson and Marshall Karp, more New York City crime series:
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