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Find Your Next Read Based on Your Zodiac Sign

The twelve signs of the zodiac affect each and every one of us personally as the planets orbit around the sun. We look to astrology to learn defining characters about ourselves, to predict our futures, to make sense of our moods and so much more. Why not pick your next book based on what’s written in the stars? We’ve chosen the best books for each zodiac sign based on personal characteristics. Find your next read to cuddle up with this fall!  



1. Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)


Bear Town

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As an Aquarius, you inspire others around you to make important and beneficial changes in their lives. The determined community of Bear Town must make major changes in order to save their town. Amazon says, “Beartown explores the hopes that bring a small community together, the secrets that tear it apart, and the courage it takes for an individual to go against the grain. In this story of a small forest town, Fredrik Backman has found the entire world.”  Get Beartown Here



2. Pisces (February 19 – March 20)


Little Fires Everywhere

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Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng is for you because you are creative, passionate, and dedicated. Mia Warren is an artist and a single mother who we all can relate to. Amazon says, “Little Fires Everywhere explores the weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity, and the ferocious pull of motherhood – and the danger of believing that following the rules can avert disaster.”



3. Aries (March 21 – April 19)


The Power

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The Power by Naomi Alderman is for you! You are a strong and powerful human being who is ready for anything that life may throw at you. This novel explores a world where women suddenly have immense power at their fingertips. Amazon says,From award-winning author Naomi Alderman, THE POWER is speculative fiction at its most ambitious and provocative, at once taking us on a thrilling journey to an alternate reality, and exposing our own world in bold and surprising ways.



4. Taurus (April 20 – May 20)


One Station Away

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You should read One Station Away by Olaf Olafsson because you understand the importance of what it means to love and be loved in return. Olafsson’s novel explores how three women change the life of a New York neurologist forever. Amazon says, “A deeply affecting family tale, a heart-rending love story that spans the globe, and a suspenseful drama at the edge of the mystery of life and death, One Station Away is a profoundly moving story of memory, identity, and misconnection, a novel of haunting power and lasting insight.”



5. Gemini (May 21 – June 20)


The Arrangement

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The Arrangement by Sarah Dunn is the book for you because you are adventurous, adjustable and charismatic – everything the protagonist Lucy wants to be. In an effort to get spice up their marital life, Lucy and Owen decide to try and open marriage after their friends suggest it at a dinner party. Will Lucy make her brief moment of freedom permanent or recommit herself to her marriage after the six month hiatus. 



6. Cancer (June 21 – July 22)


Goodbye, Vitamin

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Cuddle up this fall with Goodbye, Vitamin by Rachel Khong. You are the most compassionate of the zodiac signs, which will help you enjoy this heartwarming tale that much more. After breaking up with her fiance, Ruth goes home to find the situation with her parents very difficult. Amazon says, “Told in captivating glimpses and drawn from a deep well of insight, humor, and unexpected tenderness, Goodbye, Vitamin pilots through the loss, love, and absurdity of finding one’s footing in this life.” 



7. Leo (July 23 – August 22)


Sing, Unburied, Sing

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Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward is your new fall read because of your incredibly loyal nature! Join thirteen year old Jojo as he discovers depths of familial loyalty at the heart of addiction and deep rooted social anxieties. Amazon says, “Rich with Ward’s distinctive, lyrical language, Sing, Unburied, Sing is a majestic new work and an unforgettable family story.” 



8. Virgo (August 23 – September 22)


Anything is Possible

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Stimulate your mind with Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout. Your most powerful asset is your analytical mind, which aids in the healing process of others. This complex tale of the familial human experience will keep you totally engaged the entire time. Amazon says, “Reverberating with the deep bonds of family, and the hope that comes with reconciliation, Anything Is Possible again underscores Elizabeth Strout’s place as one of America’s most respected and cherished authors.” 



9. Libra (September 23 – October 22)


Manhattan Beach

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Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan will peak the Libra’s attention because you are confident and responsible in nature. Anna Kerrigan embodies these qualities as well as she tries to decipher her father’s life through a companion named Dexter Styles. Amazon says, “Manhattan Beach is a deft, dazzling, propulsive exploration of a transformative moment in the lives and identities of women and men, of America and the world” 



10. Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)


Into the Water

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Into the Water by Paula Hawkins is especially for the Scorpio who loved The Girl on The Train. From the same author, Into the Water, is the psychological thriller that you want to read this fall. Your loyal and sensitive nature draws you to this intense psychological thriller because you enjoy and relate to the complex nature of the human mind. Amazon says, “Paula Hawkins delivers an urgent, twisting, deeply satisfying read that hinges on the deceptiveness of emotion and memory, as well as the devastating ways that the past can reach a long arm into the present.” 



11. Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)


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You should read Catalina by Liska Jacobs because your adventurous nature makes you a great friend to those who need hope in their lives. Catalina’s Elsa Fisher truly needs some hope in her life as she has reached the lowest point in her life thus far. Her and her friends travel to Catalina Island to celebrate their reunion, but are unaware that all Elsa wants to do is nurse her troubles with booze and drugs. This fall you should read what Amazon calls, “compulsive, deliciously dark exploration of beauty, love, and friendship, and the sometimes toxic desires that drive us” 



12. Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)


Turtles All the Way Down

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Turtles All the Way Down by John Green  is the novel for you this fall! You will relate to Aza’s dedication as she tries to balance the things most important to her and be the disciplined girl she was raised to be in all aspects of her life, while trying to be a detective in the latest mystery surrounding a known billionaire. Amazon says, “John Green .. shares Aza’s story with shattering, unflinching clarity in this brilliant novel of love, resilience, and the power of lifelong friendship.” 



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