16 Short New Books to Read in One Sitting

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While we love a long, flowing story, sometimes we just want to dive into something quick and irresistibly readable. If your attention span is shorter than usual or you’re looking for a book to read in one sitting or weekend, this is the list for you. With nearly all coming in around or under 300 pages, these quick reads feature something for everyone, from riveting science fiction and pulse-pounding thrillers to fun love stories and a page-turning celebrity memoir.