One of the best ways to relax and treat yourself is to get lost in the pages of a novel. With a book, you can go on an adventure, face new challenges, and explore different places and characters without ever leaving home.
We all have different preferences when it comes to the types of books we prefer reading, so why not take it a step further by finding a book based on your zodiac sign? By doing a deep dive into which novels best align with your star sign, you can make sure you pick a book that will offer exactly what you need.
Below is a list of books based on your Zodiac sign that you can use to plan your next best read.
Aries energy is all about assertiveness, courage, and drive. Get lost in these books that embrace the power of the Aries sign.
•The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins – Adventurers and fighters have the spirit of Aries, and The Hunger Games is the perfect story for this sign. Follow Katniss Everdeen as she faces dangerous and thrilling challenges in a fight for freedom, leading to an unforgettable climax.
•The Giver by Lois Lowry – A political and psychological journey awaits Aries readers with The Giver. In a world of strict rules, order, and conformity, one boy fights for freedom in order to save those he loves.
•Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom – Tuesdays with Morrie is a great pick for Aries, who love to seek out inspiring stories and meaningful life lessons. Readers will follow Morrie and his view on life, love, and philosophy, and learn to appreciate each moment.
Taurus is a sign of structure and stability, but they also have an eye for beauty. If you’re a Taurus looking for your next great read, then look no further:
•The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry – A classic children’s novel, The Little Prince features a charming protagonist that breaks all the rules in order to find what he’s looking for. Filled with adventure, symbolism, and wisdom, this novel is perfect for the intellectual Taurean.
•The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald – This masterpiece of literature takes you on a glamorous journey into the roaring twenties. With its focus on decadence and the pursuit of the American dream, the Taurean reader will be entranced.
•The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger – Of course, The Catcher in the Rye is a great book for Taurus readers. Holden Caulfield’s journey of self-discovery, as he deals with the difficulties of growing up, is hard-hitting and thought-provoking, making it ideal for Taureans.
Geminis are all about constant learning, exploration, and communication, so they need a book that will offer them this. Check out these great novels that are perfect for Gemini readers.
•The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle –Sharp-witted Geminis will fall in love with Sherlock Holmes, who just might be their spirit animal! Follow Holmes as he solves a variety of difficult cases and quench your thirst for knowledge and adventure with this timeless classic.
•The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde – Read the story of Dorian Gray, a young man’s journey of personal growth and exploration, and learn the power of morality, beauty, and youth. A perfect pick for Geminis looking for a great story!
•The Fault in Our Stars by John Green– Geminis need a bite of reality, and The Fault in Our Stars offers exactly this. Along with an emotional and inspirational journey, Geminis can learn about life, faith, and courage.
Cancer signs are all about emotions, compassion, and a keen eye for detail. Thanks to these qualities, a Cancer reader can get a lot out of this list of great books.
•The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini – Cancer readers will appreciate The Kite Runner’s focus on themes such as loyalty, friendship, and redemption. The story is set in distant and dangerous lands, and Cancer readers will be drawn in and emotionally moved.
•The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho – Follow the journey of Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd boy who is searching for his own personal legend. Cancer readers will be able to relate to the novel’s many themes, and appreciate its focus on spiritual growth.
•The Book Thief by Markus Zusak – This heartwarming and heartbreaking story follows the life of an orphaned girl in Nazi Germany. It’s a story of resilience and hope, and will provide Cancer readers with a deep emotional experience.
Leo is the creative sign, full of bright ideas and enthusiasm. With the books on this list, Leo readers can explore their creative inclinations and find something they will enjoy reading.
•The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger – The Catcher in the Rye will appeal to the confident and optimistic Leo reader, thanks to Holden Caulfield’s journey of self-discovery and his desire to find something meaningful in life.
•To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee – This classic novel is the perfect choice for Leo readers. It lays the foundation for courage, confidence, and personal growth throughout its text, as the protagonist learns to see the world from a new perspective.
•The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins – Leo readers can relate to Katniss Everdeen, thanks to her courage and determination to defy the system. Full of adventure and excitement, The Hunger Games is the perfect read for the courageous Leo.
Virgos are detail-oriented and analytical, but also seek comfort and security. These books are great for Virgo readers looking for a great read:
•The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde – The Picture of Dorian Gray has everything a Virgo reader could want in a book: detail, structure, and a protagonist intent on discovering the world and himself.
•The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald – A story of love and desire, The Great Gatsby is a great read for the detail-oriented Virgo. The intricate themes, characters, and setting create a captivating novel, sure to please.
•The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger – Virgos will be particularly drawn to Holden Caulfield’s interior struggles to discover himself and find purpose in life. His inner monologue and analysis of the world makes for an interesting and engaging story for the analytical Virgo reader.
Libras are all about justice and balance, allowing for a keen sense of beauty and appreciation for art, making them the perfect readers for these books:
•Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen – Libras will appreciate Elizabeth Bennet’s journey of self-discovery and society’s expectations of women in this classic novel. They’ll also be pulled in by the clever plot twists and romantic turns, making it perfect for the justice-seeking Libra reader.
•The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho – Follow the journey of Santiago, a shepherd boy on the hunt for his personal legend. With its focus on the importance of balance, justice, and morality, this novel will be the perfect read for a Libra.
•The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald – The Great Gatsby is a great read for Libras, as it follows the complicated story of Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan. The intricate relationships and themes of love, justice, and morality make for a compelling story, sure to please the justice-seeking Libra reader.
Scorpios are all about fiery passion and strength, and their book choices should reflect this. These reads will do just that:
•The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini – Follow the story of Amir, a young man grappling with the guilt of his past mistakes, and set in a distant, dangerous world. Filled with action, suspense, and tragedy, The Kite Runner is the perfect read for the passionate Scorpio.
•Lord of the Flies by William Golding – This gripping novel follows a group of boys who are stranded on a desert island and forced to fend for themselves. With its themes of chaos, violence, and power, it’s sure to please Scorpio readers.
•The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins – Adventurers and fighters have the spirit of Scorpios, so The Hunger Games is the perfect story for their sign. Follow Katniss Everdeen as she faces dangerous and thrilling challenges in a fight for freedom, making for an exciting read.