Suggested Reads

Similar to "The marsh king's daughter"


  • “Room” by Emma Donoghue

  • “The End of Everything” by Megan Abbott

  • “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens

  • “Stolen” by Lucy Christopher

  • “The Good Girl” by Mary Kubica

  • “Girl, Stolen” by April Henry

  • “Still Missing” by Chevy Stevens

  • “The Way North: Collected Upper Peninsula New Works” editor Ron Riekki

  • books by Joseph Heywood

  • books by Steve Hamilton

  • books by Jim Harrison




  • “My Story” by Elizabeth Smart
  • “Where There’s Hope: Healing, Moving Forward, and Never Giving Up” by Elizabeth Smart
  • “Hope: A Memoir of Survival in Cleveland” by Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesu
  • “Finding Me: A Decade of Darkness, a Life Reclaimed: A Memoir of the Cleveland Kidnappings” by Michelle Knigh
  • “A Stolen Life” by Jaycee Dugard

Former One Book selections

  • 2018: "Burnt Toast Makes You Sing Good" by Kathleen Flinn
  • 2017: "Homegoing" by Yaa Gyasi
  • 2016: "True Grit" by Charles Portis
  • 2014: "Me Before You" by JoJo Moyes
  • 2013: "The Language of Flowers" by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
  • 2012: "Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand" by Helen Simonson
  • 2011: "Look Me in the Eye: My Life With Asperger’s by John Elder Robison
  • 2010: "Friday Night Lights" by H.G. Bissinger
  • 2009: "They Poured Fire on Us From the Sky" by Benson Deng, Alephonsion Deng and Benjamin Ajak, with Judy A. Bernstein
  • 2008: "Lay That Trumpet in our Hands" by Susan Carol McCarthy
  • 2007: "Water for Elephants" by Sara Gruen
  • 2006: "My Sister’s Keeper" by Jodi Picoult
  • 2005: "The Kite Runner" by Khaled Hosseini

One Book Sponsors


One Book One County Montcalm is sponsored by The Daily News, Montcalm Community College, the MCC Foundation and the public libraries of Montcalm County.

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989-328-2111, Ext. 261 or 291