No matter how much of an avid-reader you may be, sometimes you just can’t avoid a reading slump. Reading slumps are when you can’t get through a book despite your best efforts to finish it. They happen to the best of us. Nevertheless, these three books are here to save the day. They are entertaining, fast-paced and easy to read and are sure to help you to get out of your slump.
- The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid
This novel goes back in time to the 1960s and tells the story of famous movie actress Evelyn Hugo. The story covers the ups and downs of fame and gives a glimpse into what goes on behind closed doors in Hollywood.
- Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney
Sally Rooney has recently gotten a lot of praise for her novel Normal People which was turned into a tv series. However, her debut novel, Conversations with Friends, should not be overlooked. This novel is about four friends whose relationships change and warp in unexpected ways.
- The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
At only 231 pages, The Perks of Being a Wallflower is short while still being powerful. The coming-of-age story follows Charlie as he tries to navigate high school and make friends. What makes this book even more interesting is that the whole story is told in a series of letters.
So, if you find yourself in a reading slump all that’s left to do is get your hands on these books ASAP.