A good book can make all the difference. It will broaden your imagination and help you learn new vocabulary. A good book can take you into a new world altogether. Lets take a look at some of the books you can read!
1. Sherlock Holmes by Brad Ricca
The story of the real life lady Sherlock who took the crime world by storm. Grace Humiston, was the first female United States Attorney.
The story revolves around the soft-spoken Grace who is persistent to solve the disappearance of an 18-year-old girl. Set in the background of the 20th century in New York, Mrs. Sherlock Holmes exposes the sexist attitude, police indifference and other such negativity.
2. Difficult Women by Roxane Gay
The award winning author is back with a new book which is a collection of short stories of women in different situations. The stories range from a hooker who tries to fend her college fees, two sisters who are inseparable after their abduction.
The stories consist of women who live a privileged life and a life of poverty. Some happy in their marriages and some haunted by their pasts.
Gay portrays a beautiful vision of the struggles of every woman’s life in America.
3. The Art Of Racing In The Rain – Garth Stein
We all love dogs, don’t we? We all wish they could communicate with us and tell us how they feel. This story revolves around a dog-named Enzo who is a philosopher almost a human soul. On the eve of his death, Enzo recollects all the memories about what the family has been through.
The heart wrenching story of absurd situations a family goes through which is put in a funny manner and who could say it better then Enzo!
4. Letters To A Young Muslim – Omar Saif Ghobash
The story revolves around the letters sent by Omar to his young son. The letters are short and readable and are about the Islamic faith. He tells his son that the young Muslims are tomorrow’s future. He also raises many questions like What does it mean to be a Good Muslim? He asks his son to face issues, which are irrelevant and even Islamophobic. Read this amazing book which involves so much passion and love for his son and his religion.
5. Caraval – Stephanie Garber
A Caraval, which is once in a year opportunity to watch amazing performances, is all Scarlett has dreamt of. She and her sister Tella live with their cruel father who is going to get Scarlett married. Scralett receives the invitation to watch the Caraval but is kidnapped as soon as she reaches the island. The whole Caraval is based on finding Scarlett and Tella has to do it before anyone else.
6. Behind Her Eyes – Sarah Pinborough
A psychological thriller filled with enough suspense to get you off your seat. The story revolves around 3 main characters. Louise, a single mother is attracted to man she met in a bar called David who also turns out to be her new boss. Soon she meets Adele who is Davids wife. As she gets soaked in their sphere she starts seeing the cracks between Adele and Davids relation. This book is going to keep you hooked till the last page.