Oprah's recommended books
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Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison
Audio Cassettes are available for Song of Solomon.

The Deep End of the Ocean by Jacqueline Mitchard
Audio Cassettes are available for The Deep End of the Ocean.

The Book Of Ruth by Jane Hamilton
Audio Cassettes are available for The Book Of Ruth.

She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb
Audio Cassettes are available for She's Come Undone.

Stones from the River by Ursula Hegi
Audio Cassettes for Stones from the River
(note that some critics enjoyed Hegi's second novel Floating in My Mother's Palm better than the book Oprah picked)

The Rapture of Canaan by Sheri Reynolds

The Heart of a Woman by Maya Angelou
1997 Edition

Songs in Ordinary Time by Mary McGarry Morris
Audio Cassettes for Songs in Ordinary Time

A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest Gaines
Audio Cassettes for A Lesson Before Dying

Ellen Foster and
A Virtuous Woman
by Kaye Gibbons
Ellen Foster cassettes

The Meanest Thing to Say,
The Treasure Hunt,
& The Best Way to Play

by Bill Cosby

Paradise by Toni Morrison
Audio Cassettes

Here on Earth by Alice Hoffman
Audio Cassettes

Black and Blue by Anna Quindlen
Audio Cassettes

Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat

I Know This Much Is True by Wally Lamb

What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day by Pearl Cleage

Midwives: A Novel by Chris Bohjalian

Where the Heart Is by Billie Letts

Jewel by Bret Lott

The Reader by Bernhard Schlink & Carol Brown Janeway

The Pilot's Wife by Anita Shreve (Hardcover)

White Oleander by Janet Fitch

Mother of Pearl by Melinda Haynes

Tara Road by Maeve Binchy

River, Cross My Heart by Breena Clarke

Vinegar Hill by A. Manette Ansay

A Map of the World by Jane Hamilton

Gap Creek: A Novel by Robert Morgan

Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende

Back Roads by Tawni O'Dell

The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

While I Was Gone by Sue Miller

The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

Open House by Elizabeth Berg

Drowning Ruth by Christina Schwarz

The House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus

We Were the Mulvaneys by Joyce Carol Oates

Icy Sparks by Gwyn Hyman Rubio

Stolen Lives: Twenty Years in a Desert Jail by Malika Oufkir

Cane River by Lalita Tademy

The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen

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