reader's advisory

Read-a-Likes: Stuart Woods

If you like Stuart Woods’ engrossing, page-turning thrillers with a cinematic sensibility, try these authors:

Jeffrey Archer
David Baldacci
Stephen J. Cannell
Mary Higgins Clark
Harlan Coben
Michael Connelly
Nelson DeMille
Robert B. Parker
James Patterson
Lawrence Sanders
Sidney Sheldon
Scott Turow



Read-a-Likes: James Patterson

If you like James Patterson’s fast-paced fiction with sympathetic characters, short chapters, and compelling, almost labyrinthine plots, try these authors:

Jeffery Deaver
Joy Fielding
Brian Freeman
Lisa Jackson
John Katzenbach
Jonathan Kellerman
Phillip Margolin
Dennis Lehane
Ridley Pearson
John Sandford
Stuart Woods



Read-a-Likes: Harlan Coben

If you like Harlan Coben’s strong characters, rapid-fire plots, and first person point of view, try these authors:

Jeff Abbott
Linwood Barclay
Lawrence Block
James Lee Burke
Lisa Gardner
Gregg Hurwitz
Thomas Perry
Don Winslow
Stuart Woods