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What books should I check out if I like "The Host" by Stephanie Meyer

  1. Lwelch profile image94
    Lwelchposted 5 years ago

    What books should I check out if I like "The Host" by Stephanie Meyer

    I loved the host.  When I ask amazon for recommendations I get other Stephanie Meyers books.  I am looking more for books with a similar feel to the story.  Are there any other ones that are comparable?  It was such a unique story line.

  2. randslam profile image83
    randslamposted 5 years ago

    Of course, her "Twilight" series is a page turner, but it has been suggested that the "Fifty Shades of Grey" is an adult version of Stephenie's style of writing...tho' I consider it less literature than simply pulp fiction.

    I've enjoyed Candace Bushnell's One Fifth Avenue...found it to be a page turner, but there are so many wonderful authors that recommendations would never stop.  King's Dark Tower serial and Duma Key were are Dean Koontz's "Odd" collection--the protagonist was supposed to be named "Todd" but someone missed the "t" and he ended up being "Odd Thomas".

    1. Lwelch profile image94
      Lwelchposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      I have read Twilight.  I did enjoy it.  I am looking for something that is, I guess, a similar genre.  That is hard though because I have other dystopian fiction books that I love and none are similar to the plot/story in "The Host".

  3. Jenna Kunc profile image61
    Jenna Kuncposted 5 years ago

    Have you read Matched by Ally Condie or Divergent by Veronica Roth?

    1. Lwelch profile image94
      Lwelchposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      I have read Matched - well as much of it as is out - I have not read Divergent yet.

    2. duffsmom profile image61
      duffsmomposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Loved Divergent and am reading Matched now.  Good books.