These are books that are delightful, the type you can’t put down and can’t wait to pick up again. They’re the ones with catchphrases like, ‘Thrill-ride,’ ‘Romantic journey,’ and ‘Captivating’ to describe them and are usually found in the ‘Genre Fiction’ category online.

BookAuthorMy Star Ratings
The Dinner ListRebecca Serle5
 I Was Told There’d Be Cake Sloane Crosley 4
 The Woman In The WindowA.J. Finn5
 Sharp ObjectsGillian Flynn3
Educated: A MemoirTara Westover 4
 I’ll Be Gone In The DarkMichelle McNamara 5
American HousewifeHelen Ellis   4
 The Advocates Daughter Anthony Franze 3
 The Dinner Herman Koch 5
 A Man Called Ove  Fredrik Backman
  In a Dark, Dark WoodRuth Ware  3
 Me Talk Pretty One DayDavid Sedaris 3
  Half Broke HorsesJeannette Walls3
 Troublemaker Leah Remini 3
 Girl Last Seen Nina Laurin
 Ready Player One Ernest Cline 3
 Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour BookstoreRobin Sloan 1
The DimeKathleen Kent 4
The ChildFiona Barton 3
Trust Your EyesLinwood Barclay 4
A Noise DownstairsLinwood Barclay 4
The Death of Mrs. WestawayRuth Ware 4
The Other Mrs.Mary Kubica 3
If It Bleeds Stephen King 5