It is holiday time and also the time when youcan just let all worries go, eat hot sweet or savory snacks, and curl up on a rug out in the sunlit balcony or in front of a fireplace. And what can make this experience more enjoyable and fulfilling? An engrossing book! You may be confused as to which book should be your next read and that is why we have brought a prefect selection of books for you that you can snuggle up with this winter and feel warm from inside and out. Read on to find your favourite.
1. Catch 22 by Joseph Heller
The book has a cult following till now, even after more than 50 years of its release. The story revolves around a group of airmen and how they deal with a certain flying protocol. The book is both entertaining as well as hilarious, so much so that the phrase itself made it to the Oxford dictionary. It is safe to say that you may like it or you may hate it, but you won’t be able to ignore it.
2. Message In A Bottle by Nicholas Spark
Another best seller from the man behind “The Notebook”, “Message In A Bottle” is a story of a man who finds a love letter in a bottle and decides to track down the writer. It is a must for any love-story or Nicholas Spark fan.
3. Girl With The Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larson
If you love deeply intriguing crime novels this is a must read. What happens when a disgraced financial author tries to solve a murder mystery to gain back his honor and is first hindered and then helped by a mysterious and completely distrusting girl with a tattoo. Well, you will have to read and find out, but don’t ask us when you suddenly lose your day in it.
4. The Deep by Nick Cutter
This book by a writer who could even scare Stephen King deserves a read. The story revolves around a certain plague that causes people to forget, first small things like keys and breakfast, and then their entire body functions. There is a cure but somehow the team that went to discover it gets lost. So what happens? You will have to read and find out.
5. Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie
Samna Rushdie had been easily able to weave the actual post-colonial history of India with a magical underline and created a novel so intriguing you will not be able to put it down an try to finish it in one seating. Considered as a historical fiction this book will touch all your nostalgic hearts with its simplistic but amusing narrative.
6. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
We finally had to end with a classic. If you want to pick up one for the winters then pick this one and it will take you through the coming of age of young Pip. The various gritty characters and Dicken’s style of writing will have you mesmerized.
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Gift this beautiful experience of their favourite book to the one you love. To make it more fun, both of you start reading at the same time & discuss your takes on it Happy Reading!