If you’re an avid reader like us and you’re prone to getting lost in your books, there is nothing more disappointing than starting a new book that is just not as good. Soon enough you would start pining for the characters that became part of your reality for the past days or weeks, and you would compare each new book you start with that favourite ONE! How about we try to ease your pain by guiding you a little bit with your book search? The following book recommendations are all based on your last favourite read. Need more recommendations? Just drop us a DM and we’ll be happy to assist!
1 || If You Liked The Silent Patient You Will Love The Family Upstairs
When Libby Jones turns twenty five, she will finally get a chance to know who her real parents were. What she didn’t count on knowing through, that she is the sole heir of an abandoned mansion in Chelsea, the scene of which a horrible crime was committed ….25 years ago, when Libby was 10-months old. Three dead bodies were found and the four other children were missing!!
2 || If You Liked Crazy Rich Asians You Will Love Polite Society
Polite Society by Mahesh Rao casts a satisfying look at India’s modern maharajahs and its high society much like Crazy Rich Asians did. However, Rao’s book is based on Jane Austen’s Emma, where Delhi’s It-girl Ania wants to do some matchmaking but her attempts don’t go as planned.
3 || If You Liked Where The Crawdads Sing You Will Love Dear Edward
Twelve-year-old Edward Adler is the sole surviver of a plane crash that claimed the lives of his parents and his beloved older brother. Edward’s story captures the heart of the nation yet he continues to struggle to find a place in the world, until that is, he makes an unexpected discovery that would help him answer life’s most profound questions.
4 || If You Liked Sex and the City You Will Love City of Girls
Whether you’ve read or watched Sex and the City, there’s no doubt you will also like this slightly nostalgic version as it is set in 1940’s New York. 19-year-old Vivian is kicked out of college and sent to live with her aunt in Manhattan. The aunt happens to own a theatre, and things start tumbling down from there.
5 || If You Liked The Woman In The Window You Will Love When I Was You
Brienne Dougray rarely leaves her house after surviving a brutal attack that left her with debilitating headaches and memory loss. One day she stumbles upon some evidence that someone else has stolen her identity and is living her life. As Brienne struggles to hunt this stranger she stumbles upon more disturbing findings….
6 || If You Liked A Place For Us You Will Love The Girl With The Louding Voice
Adunni is a fourteen-year-old Nigerian girl who is intent on getting an education. Adunni’s father however sells her to become the third wife of a local man who wants her to bear him a son. Adunni then decides to run away to the city and work as a servant for a wealthy family who end up treating her like a slave. But no misfortune is big enough to mute the girl with the loading voice.
7 || If You Liked Big Little Lies You Will Love The Perfect Mother
A group of mothers who have all given birth around the same time call themselves ‘May Mothers’. When Winnie’s son is abducted from his crib one Fourth of July while the moms were out at a bar things start to unravel. When the police investigation hits a dead end the mothers decide to take matters into their own hands.
8 || If You Liked The Nightingale You Will Love All The Ways We Said Goodbye
An heiress, a resistance fighter, and a widow all join forces in the historical tale spanning generations of lies, secrets, mysteries, and WWII drama.
9 || If You Liked The Couple Next Door You Will Love The Other Mrs.
Sadie and Will have only just moved into their new Maine home from bustling Chicago when their next-door neighbour is found dead in her home. As the eyes of everyone turn to the new family in town, Sadie is haunted by the emerging truth which is so much worse than what it seems.
10 || If You Liked A Woman Is No Man You Will Love The Beauty Of Your Face
Afaf Rahman, the daughter of Palestinian immigrants, is the principal of Nurrideen School for Girls in the suburbs of Chicago. One day, a shooter attacks the school….