b. The Deep End of the Ocean
The book was written by Jacquelyn Mitchard. Oprah made it the inaugural selection for her book club on Sept. 17, 1996.
Between 1996 and 2011, Oprah featured 70 books on her old talk show. She has since restarted her book club on the OWN cable network. Her most recent recommendation was "The Twelve Tribes of Hattie" by Ayana Mathis.