We Picked Out Your Next Summer Read - According To Your Zodiac Sign!

We Picked Out Your Next Summer Read  - According To Your Zodiac Sign!

Summer marks the onset of all things sunny, sassy and sexy. This season you should have tales to tell and not just tan lines. So, grab your sunnies, sunscreen and save some space in your bag for the perfect book to read - we picked out one according to each zodiac sign.

Aries: Some Trick by Helen DeWitt

Zodiac Book Some Trick

Aries are not just bold and ambitious but also very restless. They dive headfirst into challenging situations without much thought. Spare them the unnecessary details and exhaustive nuances as they’re extremely impatient. For such hyper souls, the best pick would be Some Trick by Helen DeWitt. The book has a set of 13 short stories which are gripping and have the craziest of twists. With unpredictability and wit, the book sure is an interesting read. Buy it here: Rs 1258

Taurus: The High Tide Club by Mary Kay Andrews

Taureans are big-time beach lovers. They prefer the tan over traffic and find solace in serene environments. One of the most sensual of all sun signs, Taureans adore being pampered. They love to exfoliate their skin and rejuvenate their bodies through soothing aromas. They see pleasure as a necessity and not a luxury. For all these tide lovers, The High Tide Club by Mary Kay Andrews is the best pick this season. This is a story about a group of former friends reuniting in a southern beach town and catching up about each other lives. Secrets unfold and mysteries unveil with the most mesmerising backdrop of a beach. Buy it here: Rs 952

Gemini: One Last Time by Corinne Michaels

Zodiac book One last time

Geminis are the laziest of all. If they could, they would clone themselves to get work done. But there’s something about them that makes them the life of the peer group. They’re social butterflies and cast a long-lasting impression on anyone they have an encounter with. They’re creative, innovative and up for trying something new. If you’re one, One Last Time by Corinne Michaels is just the right book for you to get. It is the story of a single mother who gets a chance to become a celebrity blogger. Her life takes an unexpected turn when she gets romantically involved with one of the actors she has been sent to interview. Buy it here: Rs 874

Cancer: Motherhood by Sheila Heti

If you’ve made a plan and your friend cancels it because she likes to stay cozy in her own comfort zone, you’re definitely struggling with a Cancerian bud. They’re the kind, who have a certain level of maternal energies, invest a lot of emotions in their relationships and go an extra mile to make their loved ones smile. A perfect gift for your Cancerian friend will be Motherhood by Sheila Heti, a book that deals with the indecisiveness of a woman embracing motherhood. The novel is like a personal diary of Sheila Heti which lets you know how to read what’s going on in her head. Buy it here: Rs 1260

Leo: Well, That Escalated Quickly: Memoirs and Mistakes of an Accidental Activist by Franchesca Ramsey

Zodiac book Well that escalated quickly

Where’s the drum roll? The red carpet and the spotlight? Make way for them to arrive. Leos are the most self-absorbed of all zodiacs. They bask in the spotlight and celebrate themselves. They’re natural leaders, who are supportive of others’ success until they feel their throne is being threatened. The best-suited books for Leos this season is Well, That Escalated Quickly: Memoirs and Mistakes of an Accidental Activist by Franchesca Ramsey. The novel is a collection of essays that explores the life of someone who never meant to become an activist — but found herself with an unexpected public platform and decided to slay like a queen. Buy it here: Rs 1285

Virgo: Tangerine by Christine Mangan

Don’t you love when you win an argument purely on the basis of facts and logic? Well, Virgos like to be systematic, organised and pragmatic. They’re perfectionists in their own way but always eager to learn more and grasp knowledge around them. With their eye for detail and superpower of simplifying complex concepts, they love to read fiction and solve mysteries. Luckily, we have the most intriguing book for you this season- Tangerine by Christine Mangan. The novel is full of dark twists and turns. It’s the story of Alice, a woman who has recently moved to another city, trying to adjust to her new surroundings. An old friend pays her an unexpected visit and her husband goes missing soon after. We bet you’re thinking about ordering it online already. Buy it here: Rs 1444

Libra: Love Rules by Joanna Coles

Zodiac book Love rules

If you’re a Libra, you know all your colleagues dig your great fashion sense. Your wardrobe and style are giving them serious goals every single day. Libras are a sucker for symmetry and adore intellectualism. But they are highly motivated by physical appearances. They would like to date an eye candy. For them to not fall in love with the wrong man, here’s a book that'll serve as the ultimate love guru for them this summer. Love Rules by Joanna Coles talks about how hard it is to find love in this digital age and offers "love hacks" to help readers find the perfect one. Buy it here: Rs 608

Scorpio: Open Me by Lisa Locascio

Make room for the most clairvoyant zodiac! Scorpios are unexplainably intuitive and their sultriness is unparalleled. Their aura is such that it oozes oomph all the time. Known to lie in wait, Scorpios strike when least expected. If you’re mysterious and sometimes even notorious, grab Open Me by Lisa Locascio and get lost in the terrific tale of a teen who embraces her erotic side as she engages with two men - an older local and a refugee from the Balkan War. Buy it here: Rs 1690

Sagittarius: The High Season by Judy Blundell

Zodiac book The high season

With a zest for travel and quest for knowledge, Sagittarians are excellent storytellers. They’re explorers, who are always on the move. With their great sense of humor, they make the best comedians. For all these travelholics, the best grab this season would be The High Season by Judy Blundell. The story is about a family, who encounters the wealthy mother-stepson duo as their renters so that they can afford their summerhouse. Buy it here: Rs 1775

Capricorn: Charlotte Walsh Likes to Win by Jo Piazza

If you're a dear friend but are being treated like an assistant or a colleague, you sure are hanging out with a Capricorn. Capricorns are very driven and dedicated. They don't let anything or anyone coming in between or distracting them from achieving their end goals. The perfect book for them this summer season would be Charlotte Walsh Likes to Win by Jo Piazza. It is the story of Charlotte Walsh, an extremely determined and focused woman, who is running for Senate. The book takes us through her journey and how she strikes a balance between her personal and professional life to win. Buy it here: Rs 1765

Aquarius: Can You Tolerate This? by Ashleigh Young

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With their nonconformist and will-not-settle-for-mediocrity attitude, Aquarians are highly aspirational. They love to bring change and save the day. They're thinkers, visionaries and unconventional in their approach. With their eerie ideas and eccentric philosophies, they aim to be the game-changers. A must read for them this summer would be Can You Tolerate This? by Ashleigh Young. The book is a collection of essays that highlight the under-discussed issues such as limitations of the body and the challenges of personal transformation by talking about a boy with two skeletons and a girl's moustache. Buy it here: Rs 2175

Pisces: The Third Hotel by Laura Van Den Berg

Pisces are known to be great learners. They learn from the mistakes and experiences of people around them and not just their own. Not only are they emotional but also empathetic. They invest time in their relationships and love to give in. If you’re one, you’d love to read The Third Hotel by Laura Van Den Berg, a story about a woman named Clare, who sees her husband in Havana and he’s supposed to be dead. A perfect mix of agony and suspicion, the book will make you experience grief and wonder at the same time. Buy it here: Rs 1700