Alabama

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeTo Kill a Mockingbird
Harper Lee

All-Girl Filling Station's Last Reunion
Fannie Flagg

Darling Dahlias series
Susan Wittig Albert

The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks
Jeanne Theoharis

We've Got a Job: the 1963 Birmingham Children's March
Cynthia Levinson

Alaska

Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer Into the Wild
Jon Krakauer 

Alaska
James Michener

North to Alaska
Debbie Macomber

Skeleton Lake: A Nik Kane Alaska Mystery
Mike Doogan

John Muir and the Ice that Started a Fire
Kim Heacox

Arizona

The Host by Stephenie MeyerThe Host
Stephenie Meyer

Partner in Crime
J.A. Jance

Mr. Majestyk
Elmore Leonard

Wildflowers
Fern Michaels

The Ancient Giants Who Ruled American: the Missing Skeletons and the Great Smithsonian Cover-up
Richard J. Dewhurst

Arkansas

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya AngelouI Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Maya Angelou

The Witness
Nora Roberts

A Painted House
John Grisham

Little Rock Girl 1957
Shelley Tougas

Shakespeare's Landlord
Charlaine Harris

California

The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan DidionThe Year of Magical Thinking
Joan Didion

California Bones
Greg Van Eekhout

Sierra: A Novel of the California Gold Rush
Richard S. Wheeler

The Parrot Who Thought She was a Dog
Nancy Ellis-Bell

Room 13
Henry Garfield

Colorado

The Shining by Stephen King The Shining
Stephen King 

Assault of the Mountain Man
William W. Johnstone

Blackberry Summer
RaeAnne Thayne

Halfway to Heaven: My White-Knuckled and Knuckle-Headed Quest for the Rocky Mountain High
Mark Obmascik

The Contested Plains: Indians, Goldseekers and the Rush to Colorado
Elliott West

Connecticut

The Stepford Wives by Ira LevinThe Stepford Wives
Ira Levin

Revolutionary Road
Richard Yates

A Single Thread
Marie Bostwick

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Mark Twain

We Are Water
Wally Lamb

Delaware

Fight Club by Chuck PalahniukFight Club
Chuck Palahniuk

Hawkes Harbor
S.E. Hinton

The Saint of Lost Things
Christopher Castellani

The Book of Unknown Americans
Cristina Henriquez

A Gentleman's Game
Tom Coyne
 

Florida

Skinny Dip by Carl Hiaasen Skinny Dip
Carl Hiaasen

Tom Smoot
 
Deborah Smith
 
Stuart Woods
 
Connie May Fowler
Georgia

The Color Purple by Alice Walker The Color Purple
Alice Walker 

A faint cold fearKarin Slaughter
 
 
 
Cold Sassy tree Burns, Olive Ann
Hawaii

The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings The Descendants
Kaui Hart Hemmings 

How to Barter for Paradise
Michael Wigge

Aloha, Mr. Lucky
Corson Hirschfeld

Pearl Harbor: The Day of Infamy
Dan Van der Vat

Wild Meat and the Bully Burgers
Lois-Ann Yamanaka

Idaho

HousekeepingHousekeeping
Marilynne Robinson

Heat
Stuart Woods

Blue Heaven
C.J. Box

Beloved
Robin Lee Hatcher

The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America
Timothy Egan

Illinois

The JungleThe Jungle
Upton Sinclair

Breakdown
Sarah Paretsky

Yada Yada Prayer Group series
Neta Jackson

Life and Times of Al Capone
Tom Stockdale

Days on the Family Farm
Carrie A. Meyer

Indiana

SnapperSnapper
Brian Kimberling

A Girl Named Zippy
Haven Kimmel

A Cousin's Promise
Wanda Brunstetter

Evil in Carnations
Kate Collins

Into the Prairie: The Pioneers
Roseanne Bittner

Iowa

A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley A Thousand Acres
Jane Smiley 

Fools Rush In: A Sam McCain Mystery
Ed Gorman

Two Miles an Hour: A Trip
Robert E. Buckley

Found on 16th Avenue
Karen Roth

Growing Up Country: Memories of an Iowa Farm Girl
Carol Bodensteiner