Today Chelsey and Sara are toppling your TBR with classics and pairings to keep you company during the pandemic. Comfort reading is different for everyone, so we’ve got a wide range of books to recommend including books with cozy communities, classic comedies (and modern pairings), and big books to last you through many weeks of social distancing.


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Current Reads (5:20)

An Heiress to Remember by Maya Rodale (5:36)

Weather by Jenny Offill (7:28)

The Illness Lesson by Claire Beams (7:44)

Comfort Reads (10:40)

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (11:04)

The Duchess Deal by Tessa Dare (15:09) 

Red, White, and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston (17:55)

American Love Story by Adriana Herrera (22:17)

The Hating Game by Sally Thorne (22:59)

Death Comes to Pemberley by PD James (23:08)

Anne of Green Gables by LM Montgomery (24:59)

Little Weirds by Jenny Slate (26:18)

News of the World by Paulette Jiles (27:45)

I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith (29:16)

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before  by Jenny Han (31:03)

 Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell (31:20)

Cozy Communities (32:49)

Middlemarch by George Eliot (33:44)

Cranford by Elizabeth Gaskell (34:40)

Gilead, Home, and Lila by Marilynn Robinson (36:08)

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Anne Shaeffer (37:20)

Page Turners (40:15)

Passing by Nella Larsen (40:42)

The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell (42:50)

You Are Not Alone by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen (43:58)

Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier (44:28)

The Likeness by Tana French (45:34)

The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware (47:30) 

Big Books (49:54)

Les Miserables by Victor Hugo (50:59)

The Heart's Invisible Furies by John Boyne (52:47)

Outlander by Diana Gabaldon (54:06)

Escapist Reads (56:28)

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum (54:45)

A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas (58:04)   

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (1:00:25)

Nevermoor by Jessica Townsend (1:00:46)

The Magicians by Lev Grossman (1:01:28)

Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel (1:03:39)

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern (1:04:29)

Comedies (1:04:48)

The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde (1:05:12)

A Quiet Life in the Country by TE Kinsey (1:06:29)

Vanity Fair by William Thackery (1:08:20)

What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty (1:09:38)

Books that Make You Think  (1:10:57)

The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin (1:12:10)

Trick Mirror by Jia Tolentino (1:13:03)

Here for It by R. Eric Thomas (1:13:54)

A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf (1:15:40)

Good and Mad by Rebecca Traister (1:17:15)

Eloquent Rage by Brittney Cooper (1:17:45) 






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