Books in the time of quarantine
Stories follow us wherever we are, wherever we go – in the mornings, late at night, threading through a slow afternoon, in books, on the phone, from a television screen in a stuffy waiting room. They weave a subtle magic, making us forget, making us remember; an escape pod to four destinations contained in the space between syllables strung together.
In these troubled times of sudden quarantine and social distancing, diving headlong into a book or two might provide much-needed reprieve from alternating cycles of anxiety and uncertainty. Armed with classics, fantasy, nostalgia, non-fiction and positivity, we bring you five book suggestions that we are sure will be the silver lining you’ve been looking for. Even if you’ve already read them, you’re bound to find yourself excited while flipping their pages again! Continue reading “Books in the time of quarantine”