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Books that Break Your Heart and Put It Back Together Again

These 12 books, from WE ARE OKAY by Anna-Marie McLemore to TRANSCENDENT KINGDOM by Yaa Gyasi, will tear you apart—and stitch you back up.

Grab the Tissues: 10 of the Best YA Tearjerkers

If you're in the mood for a good cry, this list of YA tearjerkers will give you plenty of options for a wallow with a book and a blanket.

Animals and Crying: A Guide

Like animals? Like sobbing uncontrollably onto the pages of your book? Book Riot has you covered

The Well-Readheads: On Tearjerkers

WARNING: SPOILERS & NON SEQUITURS FULL STEAM AHEAD! LH: So, we’re going to talk about books that have made us ...