Early Bird Books Reading Recommendations

Here at Early Bird Books, we love all things that have to do with books, reading, and literary news and movies. Browse below for some highlights from our blog!

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11 Literary Fantasy Books to Read Now

Discover some of the most compelling voices in the fantasy genre.

8 Octopus Books You’ll Want to Get Your Tentacles On

Drawn to these curious creatures? These titles are the perfect guides to all things octopus.

10 Unforgettable Books Like Remarkably Bright Creatures

Don't let the adventures end with Shelby Van Pelt's novel.

10 Must-Read Books By Herman Wouk, Author of The Caine Mutiny 

“This life is slow suicide, unless you read.” ―Herman Wouk, The Caine Mutiny

10 Dystopian Books to Read If You Loved 1984

“The best books... are those that tell you what you know already.” ―George Orwell, 1984

The Best Modern Irish Books to Read

There's more than James Joyce and Oscar Wilde.

The Best Stephen Birmingham Books

This list has something for every fiction and non-fiction history lover.

10 Books for Those Who Loved The Sympathizer

If these stories makes you cry, we sympathize. 

13 Mesmerizing Margaret Drabble Books

The oft-honored author deserves a place on your shelf.

The Best Roald Dahl Books You Haven't Heard Of

“A person is a fool to become a writer. His only compensation is absolute freedom.” —Roald Dahl 

The Best Campus Novels That Make the Grade

These books will bring you right back to the quad.

8 Crushing Books Like A Little Life

“What he knew, he knew from books, and books lied, they made things prettier.”—Hanya Yanagihara, A Little Life

Fans of Capote vs. The Swans Will Love These 10 Books

From catty, low-class writers to the dirty dogs of the elite, society is a zoo. 

The Best Books with Asexual Characters

“Maybe we weren't broken after all.” Calista Lynne, We Awaken

Remembering Dan Wakefield, 1932-2024

Prolific, acclaimed, and multi-faceted: three commonly-used descriptors of Dan Wakefield that any writer would sell their soul to be described as.