For the third day of Blogmas I thought it would be great to recommend a couple of holiday books for y’all. And what better time to read holiday books (winter themed books too) than during the holidays? So grab a blanket, sit by a fire, or find your book nook because here are 7 novels for you to huddle up and read during the holidays.
Let it Snow
Written by three amazing YA authors, Let it Snow is a romantic tale exploring the wonders of love and magic as a snowstorm transforms a small town into a winter wonderland. I mean what better way to share a breathtaking kiss with a complete stranger or a fall in love with an old friend than in four feet of snow? Authors John Green, Maureen Johnson, and Lauren Myracle beautifully compose a story of love and romance and capture the holiday spirit in Let it Snow.
Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares
Written by bestselling authors Rachel Cohn and David Levithan, Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares is a whirlwind of emotions as two individuals fall in love through a series of challenges. In her favorite bookstore, Lily leaves a red notebook full of challenges waiting to be accepted in hopes to find the right guy; however, when both Dash and Lily build a connection over the dares, will they be able to make the same connection in person? Or will it amount to catastrophic proportions?
What do you do when your little brother is obsessed with Christmas and decides he and his best friend need to save Santa together since global warming is melting the North Pole? For Lila, tracking down her runaway brother was the last thing she wanted to do during the holidays, and what’s worse is she has to spend it with her ex. Beau: dreamy musician, ex-boyfriend, and Tyler’s older brother. It’s going to take much more than a Christmas miracle for these two put aside their differences and find their brothers. They’ll either be successful or tear each other to pieces.
Grace has always watched the wolves in her backyard and she’s always found company with one wolf: the one with one yellow-eye. And with a frigid winter beginning to plague the town, the yellow-eyed wolf, Sam, is being subjected to the power of the shift. Because as the summer season comes to an end, his human time is coming to a quick close. Sam is desperately trying maintain his humanity, and he finds it with Grace. A truly chilling and equally heartbreaking love story that will leave you breathless.
Every year Sierra’s family heads to sunny California to set up their Christmas tree lot for the holiday season. But unlike her previous Christmas experiences, Sierra finds her life interwoven with Caleb’s. And Caleb isn’t perfect either, he’s someone who is still enduring the consequences of a mistake he made and bearing the disapproval from others. But despite all of that, Caleb and Sierra are on a rollercoaster of emotions their friendship grows into love. ❤
With snowy Wisconsin as the setting for this wintery tale, Blankets is a coming-of-age story exploring the relationship of two brothers and their journey through life. With its beautiful illustrations and bold narrative, Craig Thompson’s graphic novel will leave you breathless with its story of love and grief.
My True Love Gave to Me
A dozen YA authors have come together to compose a beautiful anthology of holiday stories for you to read during this holiday season. You’ll find twelve reasons to stay inside, twelve reason to enjoy a good book by the fire, and twelve reasons to fall in love again.