Books to Make the Time Fly By
Courtesy of Camden Property Trust
In this unprecedented time, many of us have a little extra time on our hands. These six books will help the time fly by, whether you’re into history, mystery, love stories or non-fiction. First, you’ll need to find a cozy spot in your Camden apartment and check out Goodreads, a free website that helps keep track of the books you have read and want to read. Here are just a few of our suggestions for a few stories to dive into.
The Woman in Cabin 10, Ruth Ware
File Under: An easy-to-read thriller that will keep you guessing.
Synopsis: Travel journalist, Lo, receives a fabulous opportunity to board a private cruise. But what she sees onboard is far from a vacation.
Outliers: The Story of Success, Malcolm Gladwell
Synopsis: Through quick examinations of everything from hockey players, to plane crashes, to The Beatles, Gladwell shows the factors that contribute to high levels of success.
Then read: Gladwell's newest release, Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Don't Know.
Where the Crawdads Sing, Delia Owens
Synopsis: This novel has it all - a love story, a murder mystery, and the trials of growing up in nature.
Little Fires Everywhere, Celeste Ng
File Under: Read it first, then watch the Hulu series!
Synopsis: Two families collide in a tug of war between the haves and the have nots. Conflicts arise between mothers and daughters, and truth and lies.
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption, Laura Hildebrand
File Under: Pick this one up when you need a little inspiration
Synopsis: The title says it all! From the author of Seabiscuit, comes a story almost too unbelievable to be true.
How to Break Up with Your Phone: The 30-Day Plan to Take Back Your Life, Catherine Price
File Under: One of many books on how to set healthier habits
Synopsis: Full of practical, tangible tips to distance yourself from your device. This book shows the addictive allure of phones and offers readers practical advice on how to create healthy boundaries, and take back your attention.
Whether you’re taking a Work From Home break or spending all day reading, fill your extra time with one of these great books! Looking for more ways to fill your time? Check out these tips to transform your apartment into a gym and ways to get back to your childhood.
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