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Quick Books To Get Back Into Reading

Fast books to get you back into reading
Starting a new reading goal for the year can feel ambitious. There are so many books to read, and it’s important to start the new year off on the right foot with a good read that’s not too daunting to get into.Here is a list of short books to get you back into reading for the New Year! “Before the Coffee Gets Cold” by Toshikazu Kawaguchi is a heartwarming book that explores the question, “What would you change if you could travel back in time?”“A Dowry of Blood” by S. T. Gibson is a lyrically written story of Dracula’s first bride and her devastating quest for liberation, self-definition, and empowerment across centuries.  “The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows” by John Koenig is an enchanting book full of whimsical etymologies and lyrical essays that offer words and meanings to our strangest feelings.“Vicious” by V. E. Schwab is a fast-paced tale of ambition and desire told in a gritty comic book style, following two men who go to extreme lengths to develop supernatural abilities.“A Certain Hunger” by Chelsea G. Summers is a satirical take on food culture following a convicted serial killer who narrates the story of the crimes that led her to prison–particularly the killing and eating of men.
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Before the Coffee Gets Cold

By Toshikazu KawaguchiFable Club Pick

This heartwarming, wistful, mysterious, and delightfully quirky novel explores the age-old question: What would you change if you could travel back in time?

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A Dowry of Blood

By S.T. Gibson

Constanta begins to unravel her husband's dark secrets. With the lives of everyone she loves on the line, she will have to choose between her own freedom and her love for her husband. But bonds forged by blood can only be broken by death.

The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows by John Koenig digital book - Fable

The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows

By John Koenig

A truly original book in every sense of the word, The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows poetically defines emotions that we all feel but don’t have the words to express—until now.

Vicious by V.E. Schwab digital book - Fable


By V.E. Schwab

In Vicious, V. E. Schwab brings to life a gritty comic-book-style world in vivid prose: a world where gaining superpowers doesn't automatically lead to heroism, and a time when allegiances are called into question.

A Certain Hunger by Chelsea G. Summers digital book - Fable

A Certain Hunger

By Chelsea G. Summers

Discerning, meticulous, and very, very smart, Dorothy’s clear mastery of the culinary arts make it likely that she could, on any given night, whip up a more inspired dish than any one of the chefs she writes about.

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