Winter 2020 Popular Reading List

The holidays will look a little different this year. Whether you’re Zooming with family and friends, celebrating with a smaller group, or just boycotting the whole thing (we wouldn’t blame you), there is one tradition we can all keep — curling up on the couch with a good book. And, what better time than now to escape into a faraway world in your mind with a great book?  

Listed below are some of our popular reading eBooks. We hope you enjoy these books this holiday season, no matter how you plan to celebrate.

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Graphic Novels

7 Generations: A Plain Cree Saga

Jim Henson’s Labyrinth 2016 30th Anniversary Special

Jim Henson’s The Power of the Dark Crystal Vol. 1

Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation

Showtime at the Apollo: The Epic Tale of Harlem’s Legendary Theatre

Short Reads

The Book of Endings

A Christmas Carol

Fantastic Short Stories by Women Authors from Spain and Latin America

Haunted Holidays

Scientific Romance: An International Anthology of Pioneering Science Fiction

Classic Literature

The Age of Innocence

Anna Karenina

Jane Eyre

Les Misérables

Pride and Prejudice


The Enchanted Clock


La Bastarda

The Lake on Fire

Pretty Things

Still in Love  


Though I Get Home

Training School for Negro Girls

The White Girl