Your next read is in the stars! Let book psychic Allie suggest titles based on your sun sign. Can’t take a vacation this year? Travel the world with one of these books!
Aquarius: January 20 – February 18
All Our Wrong Todays by Elan Mastai
You like traveling to cities that are on the cutting edge—so try a book that depicts 2016 as being the future people in the 1950s imagined, flying cars included. Mastai writes a sci-fi thriller of a time-travel misadventure.
Pisces: February 19 – March 20
The Shark Club by Ann Kidd Taylor
Water-based Pisces, you’ll dive right into this book about a world-traveling marine biologist studying sharks who returns to her hometown in Florida, where she is reunited with old flames.
Aries: March 21 – April 19
The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon by David Grann
You’re a restless soul—Aries, you need an adventure! Follow the mystery of British explorer Percy Fawcett, fixated on finding the mythical city “Z” supposedly hidden in the Amazon, whose expedition disappeared without a trace.
Taurus: April 20 – May 20
Crazy Rich Asians series by Kevin Kwan
Kwan’s series about Rachel, a middle-class Asian-American girl meeting her Singaporean boyfriend’s super-rich family is the perfect getaway. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, and you’ll certainly covet Astrid’s fashion sense.
Gemini: May 21 – June 20
Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
Above all, you don’t want to be bored. Starting on the Italian coast in 1960, an innkeeper spots an American actress, dying. The book moves from different countries, jumps timelines, and will be sure to keep you engaged.
Cancer: June 21 – July 22
Less by Andrew Sean Greer
Arthur Less, is a 50-year-old failing author, whose ex-partner is about to get married. To cope, he says yes to every invitation and sets out on an international adventure. Cancer, you’ll be captivated by Less’s emotional journey.
Leo: July 23 – August 22
The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan
Leo, you like to feel like a royal. Take a trip to England and follow this modern fairy tale of an American girl and a prince falling in love, and the roller coaster it takes to get them to say, “I Do.”
Virgo: August 23 – September 22
The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
Virgo, you love details and learning about new places. Twins Esthappen and Rahel live in southern India in the wake of the country’s independence. Explore a family, as well as the taut relationship between modernity and tradition. This book will stick to your bones.
Libra: September 23 – October 22
The Night the Lights Went Out by Karen White
Recent divorcee Merilee moves to Sweet Apple, Georgia where her affluent neighbors and their gated communities are full of secrets. Libra, you’ll love the mix of scandal and luxury.
Scorpio: October 23 – November 21
Who is Vera Kelly? by Rosalie Knecht
You crave a mystery, so follow Vera Kelly, working at an underground radio station in NYC who gets picked up by the CIA for an assignment in Buenos Aires in the 1960s.
Sagittarius: November 22 – December 21
Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer
Probably the most adventurous of the bunch, you don’t shy away from roughing it. You’ll be captivated by Krakauer’s classic about the Mount Everest disaster in May 1996.
Capricorn: December 22 – January 19
The Vacationers by Emma Straub
When you go on vacation, you love going with family. So pick up a book about the Posts, a dysfunctional family traveling to Mallorca, Spain.
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