As someone who struggles with stringing together ideas, examining how people organize their books is helpful to me, and may be helpful to you. Below are a few ideas about why it might be useful, and some examining when it might not.
Why did this surprise me, though? I believe, at least partially, that it’s because it’s a work of fantasy, and I often find that fantasy is left out of the literary fiction genre.
Science Fiction. What’s the big deal? It's perhaps the least popular branch of genre fiction, but is this because it lacks merit? I don’t think so.
Step out of your comfort zone and try out a new author. It is thrilling to watch an author’s career begin and discover new voices that may relate to you today.
Over the last few days, authors and readers alike were discussing the possibility to make trigger warnings more standardized or even mandatory in books. This could benefit a lot of people by making it possible to more safely navigate books with triggering content.