tlswanny's 5reads

The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give #1

Angie Thomas

fiction contemporary young adult
dark emotional medium-paced

444 pages | first published 2017

Red, White & Royal Blue

Casey McQuiston

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ romance
funny hopeful lighthearted medium-paced

423 pages | first published 2019

Bluets

Maggie Nelson

nonfiction essays memoir poetry
emotional reflective medium-paced

98 pages | first published 2009

Beartown

Beartown #1

Fredrik Backman with Neil Smith (Translator)

fiction contemporary sports
emotional slow-paced

496 pages | first published 2016

A Field Guide to Getting Lost

Rebecca Solnit

nonfiction essays
reflective relaxing slow-paced

209 pages | first published 2005

Lincoln in the Bardo

George Saunders

fiction historical
challenging emotional sad slow-paced

343 pages | first published 2017

The Glass Castle

Jeannette Walls

nonfiction autobiography memoir
reflective slow-paced

288 pages | first published 2005

Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion

Jia Tolentino

nonfiction essays feminism memoir
challenging reflective medium-paced

320 pages | first published 2019

The Handmaid's Tale

The Handmaid's Tale #1

Margaret Atwood

fiction classics science fiction speculative fiction
dark reflective slow-paced

344 pages | first published 1985

Little Women

Louisa May Alcott

fiction classics
reflective medium-paced

384 pages | first published 1868