Nicholas Sparks Readalikes

Known for his heartwarming and gentle novels of love and loss, Sparks always leaves readers wanting more. To read other tales about the power of love, try the titles below. All of these titles are located in the Adult Fiction section of the Library unless otherwise noted.


Albom, Mitch. For One More Day. 2006.
      Also available: Large Type, CD, Digital Player

Bauer, Carlene. Frances and Bernard. 2012.
      Also available: CD, eAudiobook

Cusk, Rachel. The Bradshaw Variations. 2009.

Dallas, Sandra. New Mercies. 2005.
      Also available: Large Type, eAudiobook

Evans, Nicholas. The Brave. 2010.
      Also available: Large Type, CD

Evans, Richard Paul. The Sunflower. 2005.
      Also available: Large Type

Fowler, Connie May. The Problem with Murmur Lee. 2005.

Gulley, Philip. Home to Harmony. 2000.

Hannah, Kristin. Winter Garden. 2010.
      Also available: Large Type, CD

Hinton, J. Lynne. Pie Town. 2011.

Jenoff, Pam. The Ambassador's Daughter. 2013.
      Also available: eBook

Johns, Rebecca. Icebergs. 2005.

Karon, Jan. At Home in Mitford. 1994.
      Also available: Large Type, CD, eAudiobook

Landvik, Lorna. 'Tis the Season!. 2008.

Lane, Harriet. Alys, Always. 2012.

Martin, Charles. Where the River Ends. 2008.
      Also available: CD

Patterson, James and Richard DiLallo. The Christmas Wedding. 2011.
      Also available: Large Type, CD

Pratt, James Michael. The Good Heart. 2005. (Adult Romance PRA).

Ray, Jeanne. Calling Invisible Women. 2012.

Rosen, Lev AC. All Men of Genius. 2011. (Adult Science Fiction ROS).
      Also available: eAudiobook

Solomons, Natasha. The Gallery of Vanished Husbands. 2013.

Steel, Danielle. The House. 2006.
      Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook

Stepakoff, Jeffrey. The Orchard. 2011.

Trollope, Joanna. Friday Nights. 2008.
      Also available: Large Type

Waller, Robert James. High Plains Tango. 2005.

White, Karen. After the Rain. 2013. (Adult Romance WHI).
      Also available: CD