— Need a gift for the book lover on your list? It can be hard to sort through thousands of titles to get the right page-turner.
Here, five well-known authors share their favorite books from their respective areas of expertise: nonfiction/fiction, cookbooks, children’s books and coffee table books.
Browse titles recommended by Dan Brown, Sandra Lee, Mitch Albom, Jeff Kinney and Margaret Russell.
Author, "The Da Vinci Code," "The Lost Symbol"
Host of Food Network's "Semi-Homemade Cooking with Sandra Lee"
Author, "Tuesdays With Morrie," "Have a Little Faith"
Author, "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" series
Editor-in-chief, Elle Decor