Snuggle up this weekend with a few of our fave literary finds. From culinary adventures to full-on schmaltzy romance, there’s a page-turner or two to keep your fire stoked and your fingers frolicking this long weekend.

Here are a few of our favourite reads.

The Double Happiness Cookbook: 88 Feel-good Recipes And Food Stories by Trevor Lui


Trevor Lui’s Double Happiness Cookbook is a treasure-trove of culinary fun, heart-warming stories and delectable recipes that you’ll enjoy this Lunar New Year, and many more to come. $37.99 at

Ready Player Two by Ernest Cline

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The first sensational iteration Ready Player One was a movie blockbuster directed by Spielberg, so you can trust this sequel will get the big-screen treatment soon. Picking up where we left off, this unlikely romance will see the return of Wade and Art3mis in an 80’s soaked universe with Prince, John Hughes and more retro fun peppered into this adventure. $41 at

Star Wars: I Love You. I Know. Lessons in Love and Friendship by  Amy Richau

Geek out over everyone’s favourite couple in the universe and share in Amy Richau’s affinity for nerd-culture in this Star Wars themed love story. With lessons in both love and friendship, this book makes a lovely addition to any Valentine’s gift. $12.99 at

The Return on by Nicholas Sparks

If you’re a sucker for The Notebook and everything else this celebrated author conjures up then transport yourself to the latest setting of this lovey-dovey romance and get whisked into the arms of Trevor Benson, set in North Carolina. $40.64 through

Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas

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Her most recent book The Hate U Give resonated with readers instantly, cementing Angie Thomas as the next big thing for YA. Concrete Rose revisits the recurring themes from that effort and returns to Garden Heights 17 years prior. While it won’t leave you breathless from romance, the undeniable family bond and love for a child are universal emotions, any time of year. $24.99 at