10. ROUGH COUNTRY, by John SandfordSandford's mystery-suspense novels are rich explorations of what it is to be a plain old American guy. This tale is rich, satisfying, and frequently hilarious.
Photo 1 of 11
Take it from your Uncle Stevie -- book lovers on your shopping list will thank you for the gift of any of these rockin' reads
In partnership with CNN
Copyright © 2013 Entertainment Weekly Inc. All rights reserved.