Books to Read While Social Distancing!

By Isabella Ogbolumani

By Isabella Ogbolumani

The perfect books to read while you're stuck at home! These are books for readers of all ages (children through adult) that will help get you through this time. 

Anna K: A Love Story

Jenny Lee

$18.99 $17.47

YA-Gossip Girl meets Crazy Rich Asians. Need I say more?

House of Earth and Blood

Sarah J. Maas

$28.00 $25.20

Adult (good for upper YA readers as well)- This is my favorite book of 2020 so far... it will likely be my favorite book of the year!

The Silent Patient

Alex Michaelides

$26.99 $24.29

Adult- This thriller was mind-blowing! The twist was incredible and I want to reread it to see what I was missing

Daisy Jones & the Six

Taylor Jenkins Reid

$17.00 $15.64

Adult- Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper at the Oscars meets Fleetwood Mac.

Most Likely

Sarah Watson

$17.99 $16.55

YA- Written by the creator of the awesome Freeform TV series The Bold Type, this reads like a YA version of the show!

Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow

Jessica Townsend

$8.99 $8.27

Middle Grade- this series is so whimsical and perfect for Harry Potter fans.

Red, White & Royal Blue

Casey McQuiston

$16.99 $15.63

Adult- the first son of the USA (a female democrat from Texas, yes please!) falls in love with the Prince of England is brilliant escape from reality!

The Best Laid Plans

Cameron Lund

$18.99 $17.47

YA- Just read it.

A Breath Too Late

Rocky Callen

$17.99 $16.55

YA- This book is absolutely devastating and yet so profoundly hopeful. It comes out at the end of April, and I implore all of you to order a copy. It is such a special book!

American Royals

Katharine McGee

$18.99 $17.47

YA- E's The Royals meets Gossip Girls. Perfect for the Meghan Markle-obsessed teen.

The Starless Sea

Erin Morgenstern

$28.95 $26.06

Adult- This slow literary fantasy is not for everyone, but if you like gorgeous prose, books about books, and stories that really make you think, this is for you!

The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry

Gabrielle Zevin

$15.95 $14.67

Adult- This is such a heartwarming novel about the power of books; I first read it when I was 14 and I've never forgotten it.

Ninth House

Leigh Bardugo

$27.99 $25.19

Adult- PSA: this is very dark, but if magical secret societies at Yale intrigue you, pick this up!

New Kid

Jerry Craft

$12.99 $11.95

Middle Grade- I will never stop raving about this brilliant graphic novel.

Keeper of the Lost Cities

Shannon Messenger

$9.99 $9.19

Middle Grade- everyone is crazy about this series that has 8 books currently out.

The Wishing Spell

Chris Colfer

$9.99 $9.19

Middle Grade- this is genuinely one of my favorite series; if you like fairy tales and creativity, pick this up! I read book 1 when it came out when I was in 6th grade, and the final novel came out when I was going into my senior year of high school, and it never got old!

Serpent & Dove

Shelby Mahurin

$18.99 $17.47

YA- Sarah J. Maas fans here is your new obsession!

Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book One the Lightning Thief

Rick Riordan

$7.99 $7.35

Middle Grade- if you, or your child, have not yet read this series, now is the perfect time! There are multiple spin-off series to keep you occupied as well!

Sulwe

Lupita Nyong'o and Vashti Harrison

$17.99 $16.55

Children's- I'm still looking for an excuse to purchase this gorgeous picture book!

Dog Man: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #1), Volume 1

Dav Pilkey and Dav Pilkey

$9.99 $9.19

Children's/Middle Grade- I haven't read this, but every single kid has and is crazy about. These are the only books my little brother will willingly read.

Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky

Kwame Mbalia

$17.99 $16.55

Middle Grade- A middle grade American Gods full of African American folk heroes and West African gods!

Know My Name: A Memoir

Chanel Miller

$28.00 $25.20

Adult (great for upper YA readers as well)- this remarkable book was my favorite book of 2019!