7 Novels That'll Make You Cry Harder than the Fault in Our Stars ...


John Green has the power to make any woman, young or old, cry.

However, there are plenty of other authors that are capable of creating tear jerkers as well.

Some of them are well known, while others have yet to receive the credit that they deserve.

If you enjoy novels that should come with a side of tissues, here's what you should put on your reading list:

1. My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult

My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult

You've probably heard of this book before, because it was turned into a movie with Cameron Diaz.

It's about a little girl who was born in order to help save her sister with leukemia.

Whenever a novel revolves around cancer, you know it won't be easy to read, but it's definitely worth it.

2. Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma

Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma

This book may be hard for you to get through, for more reasons than one.

It's about two teenage siblings who fall in love, even though they know that they aren't supposed to have romantic feelings for each other.

Incest isn't something that you typically read about, and for good reason, but this novel puts an interesting spin on it.2

3. Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom

Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom

This book is about a man who reaches out to his old college professor.2

Even though the older man is dying, he willingly tells his former student all about his life, his disease, and the way he's dealing with the pain he's been dealt.

4. Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

This book is about a teenage girl who dies in a horrible accident.

However, the next morning, she wakes up and has to relive the day of her death all over again.

This happens seven times, helping her realize just how much can change when she makes the slightest changes.

Wonder by R.J. Palacio
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