With Father's Day approaching, we got to thinking about books with riveting father-daughter stories. To our surprise, we've read and loved quite a lot of them. Though it's easier to find great movie dads, the literary world offers some truly stunning examples, too. Here are 10 of our favorite books about fathers and daughters, and please, chime in with your own, too.
In this Pulitzer Prize-winning book later made into an HBO movie, Empire Falls author Richard Russo demonstrates his knack for nailing human nuance with a touching if unconventional tale of a small-town, downtrodden diner owner and his adolescent daughter, Tick.