Season's Readings: Under the Mistletoe

November 29, 2019

Day FIVE of ALU Season's Readings are two debut book picks for the hopeless romantics who judiciously watch Hallmark holiday movies and know all the lyrics to Wham!'s "Last Christmas."

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Find the mistletoe with these two book recommendations for the Romeos and Juliets on your gift list and get 'em for a lovely 15% off until December 13th!







If hopeless romantic is your giftee's modus operandi, Bindu Suresh's gorgeous novel-in-stories  26 Knots (Invisible Publishing) will be the modern Romeo and Juliet-esque story they'll love. A sultry debut full of entangled love affairs, ill-fated couplings, obsession, and heartbreak, this literary debut is beautifully told through poetic-like vignettes. There's nothing ill-fated about gifting this lyrical page-turner.






A playful and poignant novel Little Blue Encyclopedia (for Vivian) (Metonymy Press) is a love letter of a novel narrated by a queer trans woman who's working through the unrequited love she has for her friend, Vivian, who died. This one's for anyone who has ever loved, lost, and binged A LOT of TV to ease a broken heart. A roadmap for how art and pop culture help us through tough times, Hazel Jane Plante’s debut novel will provide all the feels your hopeless romantic giftee craves. 





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26 Knots and Little Blue Encyclopedia (for Vivian)  are 15% off until December 13th, and buying these or any of our Season's Readings books during this time gets you a stack of our Season's Readings postcard to gift with your books.

Stay tuned for more giftable books tomorrow and follow along on  TwitterFacebook, and  Instagram with the hashtag #ALUseasonsreadings.





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