#Fiction

8 Great Novels about the Perils of War

These contemporary novels depict the perils of war, from leaving everyday lives fraught and homes displaced to the lasting effects of trauma.

8 of the Best Greek Mythology Retellings

If you love taking something old and making it new again, this list of Greek mythology retellings is perfect for you.

A Dramatic Turn: 10 Books For Fans of Telenovelas

If you’re searching for drama, mystery, comedy, and romance—and maybe an evil twin—these books for fans of telenovelas will hit the spot, including You Had Me At Hola by Alexis Daria.

20 Must-Read Queer Novels Set Outside the U.S., UK and Canada

May this list of queer books set in 15 different countries be a gateway of exploration into world literatures, including Cantoras by Carolina de Robertis.

Here Are The Great Millennial Novels (So Far)

Who are the great Millennial writers, and, by extension, what are the great Millennial novels? Here are eight fantastic reads for your TBR, like Severance by Ling Ma.

15 of the Best Egyptian Mythology Books

From graphic novels of Egyptian myths to stories about shabtis almost taking over a life, these are the best Egyptian mythology books, like A Master of Djinn by P. Djèlí Clark.

Very Short Stories to Devour in Record Time

Very short stories–also known as flash fiction, micro fiction, drabbles, and the like–are a delightful form of fiction. Start with these.

The Best Short Stories of All Time

If you're in search of more of the best short stories of all time, start with this list to build your to-read list!

12+ Great 2022 Short Story Collections by Asian Authors

Dip in and out of these tremendous 2022 short story collections by Asian authors, including Seeking Fortune Elsewhere, and expand your reading life.

10 Vintage Book Series From The ’90s To Read This Year

The 1990s are back in a big way. If you want to get in on the fun, I've got 10 vintage book series from the '90s for you to read this year.