happyholidays_bannerHere at the VC/UHV Library, many of us are avid readers. And although the holiday season is a busy time of year, we want to encourage you to slow down and enjoy your time away from work and school. A great way to do this is to pick up a good book and escape from reality for a while. So we’ve put together a list of book we think you’ll enjoy reading.

  • The Host: A Novel by Stephenie Meyer
  • Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling
  • Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly by Anthony Bourdain
  • Blackout and All Clear by Connie Willis
  • Faceless Killers by Henning Mankell
  • The Lost Heros by Rick Riordan
  • Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
  • Miracle in the Andes by Nando Parrado
  • A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  • The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson
  • The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
  • Madam Secretary by Madeleine Albright
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
  • The Book Thief by Mark Zusak
  • Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer