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    30 Mar 2020

    22 Reads That Will Make Time Go By Faster While You're Isolating

    I present to you — the ultimate self-isolation "to read" list!

    Recently, we asked the BuzzFeed Community to share their must-read books while everyone is self-isolating. Here are all of their recommendations:

    1. The Seven Sisters series by Lucinda Riley

    2. Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler

    3. A Tree Grows In Brooklyn by Betty Smith

    4. My Sister Lives On The Mantelpiece by Annabel Pitcher

    5. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

    6. The Song of Achilles and Circe by Madeline Miller

    7. The Years of Rice and Salt by Kim Stanley Robinson

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    This is an alternate fiction novel where 99% of Europe is killed by the Black Death instead of a third. A fascinating read, especially today.

    Tom Scott

    8. Emma by Jane Austen

    9. Rivers of London series by Ben Aaronovitch

    10. The Princess Diaries series by Meg Cabot

    11. Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace

    12. Wanderers by Chuck Wendig

    13. The Priory Of The Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon

    14. The Stand by Stephen King

    15. Heartstopper by Alice Oseman

    16. Crisis In The Red Zone by Richard Preston

    17. A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

    18. Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

    19. The Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling

    20. The Plague by Albert Camus

    21. My Dark Vanessa by Kate Elizabeth Russel

    22. The Twilight Saga by Stephenie Meyer

    Note: Submissions have been added for length and/or clarity.

    What other books would you recommend for people self-isolating? Let us know in the comments below!

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