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The Best Books With Home in the Title

Updated November 17, 2017 270 votes 16 voters 3.0k views

It turns out that books with home in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 90+ good books with home in the title, including both fiction and non-fiction. It's safe to say that many of these titles are books about homes or houses, but the core commonality between these books is that they have the word home in the title.

Books with home in the title include Like Water for Chocolate: A Novel in Monthly Installments with Recipes, Romances and Home Remedies by Laura Esquivel, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs, and A Home at the End of the World by Michael Cunningham. If you have a favorite home book, vote it up below, or add it to the list if it's not already here. It doesn't matter if it's science fiction, fantasy, romance, or non-fiction - if the book has home in the name, it belongs on this list.

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  • Cracking the Coconut: Classic Thai Home Cooking1

    First Published2000

    SubjectsThai food, Cooking

    Genres (Book)Cookbook

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  • North Toward Home2
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    North Toward Home

    Willie Morris

    SubjectsLiterary, Mississippi, Biography, United States of America, 20th century

    Genres (Book)Biography, Autobiography

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  • Natural Home Heating3

    SubjectsHome, Technology, Construction, Air conditioning, Alternative

    Genres (Book)Nature, Reference

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  • The Poetry Home Repair Manual: Practical Advice for Beginning Poets4

    First Published2005-02

    SubjectsCreative writing, Composition, Linguistics

    Genres (Book)Non-fiction

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  • Fields of home5
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    Fields of home

    Marita Conlon-McKenna

    SubjectsIreland, Literature, History

    Genres (Book)Children's literature, Historical fiction

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  • Bringing it all back home6
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    Bringing it all back home

    Lawrence Grossberg

    SubjectsSocial science, Popular culture, Sociology, Culture

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  • The Way Back Home7
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    The Way Back Home

    Oliver Jeffers

    SubjectsFriendship, Transportation, Aviation

    Genres (Book)Children's literature, Fiction

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  • The Home Life Of Henry W. Longfellow8

    Subjects19th century, Cambridge, Massachusetts

    Genres (Book)Biography, Autobiography

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  • No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt - The Home Front in World War II9

    First Published1995-10-01

    SubjectsEleanor Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, United States of America, World War II, History of the United States

    Genres (Book)Biography, History

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  • An Island Called Home10

    SubjectsUnited States of America, Greater Antilles, History of the Americas, Cuba, Jewish Studies

    Genres (Book)Biography, Sociology

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  • Home and exile11
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    Home and exile

    Chinua Achebe

    SubjectsNigeria, Civilization, United States of America, 20th century, Africa

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  • No place like home12
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    SubjectsSouthern United States, History of the Americas, 20th century, British Cuisine, History

    Genres (Book)Travel

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  • On the Way Home13
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    On the Way Home

    Laura Ingalls Wilder

    First Published1962

    Subjects19th century, United States of America, History of the Americas, 20th century, History

    Genres (Book)Western, Children's literature, Biography

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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  • Home life in colonial days14
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    SubjectsHome, United States of America, History of the United States, 18th century, 17th century

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  • Steal Away Home15
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    2

    SubjectsKansas, African American, 19th century, Slavery, United States of America

    Genres (Book)Children's literature, Fiction

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  • The dinosaur that followed me home16

    SubjectsTime travel, Dinosaurs

    Genres (Book)Speculative fiction

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  • Home town17
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    Home town

    Tracy Kidder

    SubjectsCurrent affairs, Police, Local, United States of America, History of the Americas

    Genres (Book)Sociology

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  • Wandering home18
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    Wandering home

    Bill McKibben

    SubjectsNew York, Hiking, History of the Americas, Vermont

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  • The war at home19
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    The war at home

    Frances Fox Piven

    SubjectsCurrent events, Government, Security, Politics, International relations

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  • Home20
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    Home

    Julie Myerson

    SubjectsLiterature, World, House, Custom, London

    Genres (Book)Biography, Autobiography

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  • The Girl Who Walked Home Alone: Bette Davis, a Personal Biography21

    First Published2006-03

    SubjectsEntertainment, Women, United States of America, Theatre, Performing arts

    Genres (Book)Biography

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  • Coming home to myself22
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    Coming home to myself

    Marion Woodman

    SubjectsPhilosophy, Women, Self-help, Virtue, Meditation

    Genres (Book)Inspirational

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  • The river home23
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    The river home

    Jerry Dennis

    SubjectsEcology, Michigan, Aquaculture, Agriculture

    Genres (Book)Nature

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  • Letters home24
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    Letters home

    Harry S. Truman

    SubjectsUnited States of America, History of the United States, 20th century, Harry S. Truman

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  • At Home in Mitford25

    First Published1994

    SubjectsClergy, Drama, North Carolina

    Genres (Book)Fiction, Novel

    Original LanguageEnglish Language

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