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Short, Snacky Fantasy for Busy Readers

These short, snacky fantasy novellas are perfect for when you just want a quick bite of story, not an epic.

12 Short Horror Novels Under 300 Pages

Here are 12 short horror novels under 300 pages each, so you can pack as many scary stories as possible onto your October reading list.

The Best Books Under 200 Pages

No time to read? No problem. These 20 short novels are some of the best books under 200 pages to read when you're short on time.

10 Short, Fast-Paced Books to Kickstart Your Yearly Reading Goal

Do you have an ambitious reading goal for 2022? Get a jumpstart on it with these new fast-paced books under 300 pages.

5 Shorter Novels From Around the World

If you're looking for some books to keep you reading or get you ahead of your reading challenge, pick up these shorter novels.

20 Must-Read Short Books for Short Attention Spans

Struggling to focus on reading? Try these short books for short attention spans, like 100 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings by Sarah Cooper.

Southeast Asian Women’s Fiction: 5 Short Reads

Here's a list of short Southeast Asian novels by women for a quick read and an introduction to some of the region's literature.

Having Trouble Reading? Try These 10 Short Romance Novels

Slumps are very common right now so you might not feel like reading a long-ish book. If you're having trouble reading, try these 10 short romance novels.

Short Standalone Graphic Novels That Capture Entire Emotions

A list of diverse recommendations of short standalone graphic novels that can be read, understood and cherished in one sitting.

20 Of The Best Short Classic Books

These short classic books are perfect for anyone who's been wanting to increase their classics intake but just hasn't found the time!