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The Perfect Books to Read in the Month of October

So many books, so little time! Reading can be one of life’s sweetest luxuries. But how to quickly find the next great book to dive into? To lend a hand, every month we’ll share our Dandelion Chandelier reading list: books that we’ve personally read and loved – some brand new, and some published long ago. Selected to suit the season, we think they deserve a place on your nightstand. Or your e-reader. In your backpack. Or your carry-on bag. You get the idea. What makes for the perfect book as we settle into fall? In October there’s always a plethora of new publications in “serious” fiction and non-fiction – as with film, we’re encouraged to think sober, deep thoughts in the autumn. So one option is to go the scholarly route, and delve into a classic, or the new work of a laureate of some kind. But October is not just about the cerebral – it’s also about the silly, the spicy, the spooky, the soulful and even the spectral. It is, after all, the …