Every reader knows the feeling: you sit down to start a brand new book, planning to read one chapter or maybe two...and then suddenly you're on the last page, your foot is asleep, you've been reading all through the night and you're deeply dehydrated. There's something almost magical to reading a book without stopping. You might even be faintly surprised to hit that last page and remember that you do not, in fact, live on the fictional continent of Westeros, Middle-Earth, or Narnia. Here are a few books that you'll want to devour in one sitting, because you just can't put them down.
Everyone has a different reading style, and every reading style is perfectly fine. Some people stick to a few pages a day. Some people cram whole novels in the hours before their morning English class. But whatever your usual style, these books are worth trying in one shot. None of them are so long that you'll be in danger of starving to death. Pack them for a long flight, a lazy afternoon, or a deadly dull family reunion, and find yourself sucked into an entirely different world from beginning to end.
So here are a few books that you can (and should!) read in one fell swoop: