Reading Pathways is a regular Book Riot feature in which we suggest a three-book reading sequence for becoming acquainted with certain authors. Check out previous entries on Toni Morrison, Edith Wharton, John Steinbeck, and others.
With novels, short stories, and nonfiction titles, this is how to get started with the best Jhumpa Lahiri books from her debut to today.
Get to know the author of the Lady Sherlock series and more, and find your way into Sherry Thomas books with this Reading Pathway.
Gay's work ranges from non-fiction essays to comics and fiction. Here's how to get started with the best Roxane Gay books and writing.
A reading pathway to books of Mary Oliver's poetry and prose for those new to this prolific poet's published works.
One reader who'd never read Terry Pratchett's Discworld books turned to experts for some advice and came up with this reading pathway.
Dive into shadowy worlds of magic and celebrate the 10-year anniversary of a dark fantasy series with this Reading Pathway into Laini Taylor books.
Fans of YA urban and gothic fantasy will love Cassandra Clare's books. Here's where to get started with her extensive catalog.
Get into some dark and darkly funny sci-fi and fantasy with this reading pathway to Jay Kristoff books.
Where to begin reading the fantasy and romance Brigid Kemmerer books.
A reading guide to Holly Black's books: prepare for immersive tales of fantasy and adventure set in gorgeous—and treacherous— worlds.