Reading is a hobby that has become much more popular lately., which is largely due to the pandemic and the changes it has brought to modern life. With many people now working from home, they find themselves with more time for hobbies like this, especially during the worst times of the pandemic when people were limited in what they could do and spend most of their time at home.
According to a survey by poster printing specialist instantprint, 26% of us used the extra time to resume reading. One of the best things about reading is that there are always interesting books to read, but it can also be overwhelming with so much to choose from. So what are the best books to read in 2022?
Seven years have passed since T Magazine editor Hanya Yanagihara’s stunning but beautiful A Little Life was published, and now the author returns with the long awaited in paradise. Set over 3 periods in New York, To Paradise tackles many similar heavy themes, but with Yanagihara’s beautiful writing and character development. Warning, this is a very big book!
Chilean author Isabella Allende returns with this fascinating historical fiction that sees a 100-year-old woman experience many major world events, including the Great Depression, the Spanish flu, two world wars and now the COVID-19 pandemic.
Margaret Atwood, author of the dystopian classic The Handmaid’s Tale, has become a major figure of late, raging against many of the injustices seen around the world. Now she comes back with burning questions – his austere take on the 21st century in a collection of essays and reflections.
True story: what reality TV says about us
Reality TV seems to be getting more popular every year, and Danielle J. Lindemann takes a deep dive into why shows like The Bachelor and Survivor are so popular and how reality TV both reflects and creates us. Even if you don’t watch reality TV, you’re sure to find Lindemann’s take on the trend fascinating and it will forever change the way you watch TV.
These are 4 of the best books to read in 2022. A lot of people have turned to reading lately which is fantastic to see and 2022 is shaping up to be a brilliant year with many great books coming out in many genres .