Burning Bright... Books & Candles To Warm You Up

Posted on November 16 2017

“It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.”
― Eleanor Roosevelt

The best part about entering the world of literature is getting to draw various emotions from other objects of affection to complete your experience — be it a teleportation to science fiction fantasy (and getting inspired to create a time machine after), or romancing with Elena Ferrante (with your favourite cup of tea in another hand). 

We've teamed up with our friends at Hush Candle to recommend you some books and candles to burn your nights away with. If you'd like us to admit it — yes, we stay up to read. After all, what's a better time than when you have the silent night all to yourself?

#1 Rose

Best indulged with: 
• Villette by Charlotte Brontë
• Mother of All Questions by Grace Chia

Other genres/books to be paired with:
• Romance, Poetry, Fantasy Fiction

Best indulged with: 
• Between The World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
• Serious Sweet by A. L. Kennedy

Other genres/books to be paired with:
• Travel, Lifestyle, Health & Wellness

#3 Peppermint Orange

Best indulged with: 
• Essays on the Art of Angela Carter by Ta-Nehisi Coates
• Rina by Kang Young-Sook

Other genres/books to be paired with:
• History, Biographies, Journals

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