The Giver of Stars

Recommended by Reese Witherspoon, and 1 others. See all reviews

Ranked #2 in Mining, Ranked #8 in Gay Romancesee more rankings.

Set in Depression-era America, a breathtaking story of five extraordinary women and their remarkable journey through the mountains of Kentucky and beyond, from the author of Me Before You and The Peacock Emporium.

Alice Wright marries handsome American Bennett Van Cleve hoping to escape her stifling life in England. But small-town Kentucky quickly proves equally claustrophobic, especially living alongside her overbearing father-in-law. So when a call goes out for a team of women to deliver books as part of Eleanor Roosevelt’s new traveling library, Alice...


Reviews and Recommendations

We've comprehensively compiled reviews of The Giver of Stars from the world's leading experts.

Reese Witherspoon Actress, Author, Founder/Hello SunshineI can’t think of a better book to read during the month of giving than #TheGiverofStars by @JojoMoyes.📚 Her characters are so compelling and y’all already know how much I love historical fiction! Follow along at @reesesbookclub and let’s read together! 🌟 (Source)

Rankings by Category

The Giver of Stars is ranked in the following categories:

Similar Books

If you like The Giver of Stars, check out these similar top-rated books:

Learn: What makes Shortform summaries the best in the world?