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    60 Short Books You Can Finish In Basically One Sitting

    For your next weekend (or weekday) book binge!

    Looking for your next great read? No matter what genre you're after, these short books — recommended by the BuzzFeed Community and Reddit— cover old classics, new releases, and everything in between.

    1. The Grownup by Gillian Flynn

    2. The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

    cover of "The Little Prince" by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

    3. The Giver by Lois Lowry

    cover of "The Giver" by Lois Lowry

    4. Shopgirl by Steve Martin

    5. The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton

    cover of "The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton

    6. With Their Eyes by Annie Thoms

    cover of "With Their Eyes" by Annie Thomas

    7. Animal Farm by George Orwell

    8. Everyone's A Aliebn When Ur A Aliebn Too by Jomny Sun

    cover of "Everyone's A Aliebn When Ur A Aliebn Too" by Jomny Sun

    9. Women & Power by Mary Beard

    cover of "Women & Power" by Mary Beard

    10. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

    cover of "Of Mice and Men" by John Steinbeck

    11. The Bloody Chamber by Angela Carter

    cover of "The Bloody Chamber" by Angela Carter

    12. A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

    13. Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli

    cover of "Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda" by Becky Albertalli

    14. Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

    cover of "Turtles All The Way Down" by John Green

    15. We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    16. The Lover's Dictionary by David Levithan

    cover of "The Lover's Dictionary" by David Levithan

    17. The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor

    cover of "The Chalk Man" by C.J. Tudor

    18. The Stranger by Albert Camus

    19. Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

    cover of "Brown Girl Dreaming" by Jacqueline Woodson

    20. Such a Pretty Girl by Laura Wiess

    cover of "Such a Pretty Girl" by Laura Wiess

    21. Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

    22. The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson

    cover of "The Argonauts" by Maggie Nelson

    23. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

    cover of "The Secret Life of Bees" by Sue Monk Kidd

    24. Gwendy's Button Box by Stephen King

    25. Slade House by David Mitchell

    26. Asylum by William Seabrook

    cover of "Asylum" by Dover Publications

    27. The Lauras by Sara Taylor

    cover of "The Lauras"

    28. November 9 by Colleen Hoover

    cover of "November 9" by Colleen Hoover

    29. The 15:17 to Paris by Anthony Sadler, Alek Skarlatos, Spencer Stone, and Jeffrey E. Stern

    cover of "The 15:17 To Paris" by Anthony Sadler, Alek Skarlatos, Spencer Stone, and Jeffrey E. Stern

    30. The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka

    31. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

    cover of "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho

    32. One Cut by Eve Porinchak

    cover of "One Cut" by Eve Porinchak

    33. The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

    cover of "The Raven Boys" by Maggie Stiefvater

    34. The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

    cover of "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" by Stephen Chbosky

    35. Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto

    36. The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom

    37. Amazing Fantastic Incredible by Stan Lee

    cover of "Amazing Fantastic Incredible" by Stan Lee

    38. No Matter the Wreckage by Sarah Kay

    cover of "No Matter the Wreckage" by Sarah Kay

    39. The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

    cover of "The Ocean at the End of the Lane" by Neil Gaiman

    40. Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology by Leah Remini

    cover of "Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology" by Leah Remini

    41. Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin

    42. The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

    cover of "The Sun is Also a Star" by Nicola Yoon

    43. Binge by Tyler Oakley

    cover of "Binge" by Tyler Oakley

    44. The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher

    cover of "The Princess Diarist" by Carrie Fisher

    45. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button by F. Scott Fitzgerald

    46. The Bright Hour by Nina Riggs

    cover of "The Bright Hour" by Nina Riggs

    47. Ten Days in a Mad-House by Nellie Bly

    cover of "Ten Days in a Mad-House" by Nellie Bly

    48. Season of Migration to the North by Tayeb Salih

    49. Adultolescence by Gabbie Hanna

    cover of "Adultolescence" by Gabbie Hanna

    50. When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie Otsuka

    cover of "When The Emperor Was Divine" by Julie Otsuka

    51. The Refrigerator Monologues by Catherynne M. Valente

    cover of "The Refrigerator Monologues" by Catherynne M. Valente

    52. Coraline by Neil Gaiman

    53. Salt. by Nayyirah Waheed

    cover of "Salt" by Nayyirah Waheed

    54. Signs Preceding the End of the World by Yuri Herrera

    cover of "Signs Preceding the End of the World" by Yuri Herrera

    55. I Am Legend by Richard Matheson

    cover of "I Am Legend" by Richard Matheson

    56. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

    cover of "The Bell Jar" by Sylvia Plath

    57. The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran

    cover of "The Prophet" by Kahlil Gibran

    58. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

    cover of "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" by Mark Haddon

    59. The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

    cover of "The Phantom Tollbooth" by Norton Juster

    60. The Machine Stops by E.M Foster

    cover of "The Machine Stops" by E.M Foster

    Now, get reading!

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    This post contains content from Terri Pous and Jasmin Nahar. It was compiled by Laura Frustaci.