A geeky guide to dating, a tragic and mystical love story, a Christmas-Eve-set romantic thriller, and a graphic novel about star-crossed lovers who are literally polar opposites are just some of the books out this month we can't wait to get our mittens on. There are tales that will warm your heart and sexy stories sure to steam things up as the days get colder. So whether you're on the hunt for good travel reads or looking for page-turning gift ideas, here are the December books you'll want to check out.
- The Encyclopedia of Early Earth: Isabel Greenberg's debut graphic novel, The Encyclopedia of Early Earth, is a series of imagined fables about our lost history, including the story of two lovers - one from the North Pole and the other from the South - who can't touch each other due to polar magnetization.
- I Think I Am in Friend-Love With You: Comic-book artist Yumi Sakugawa explores that special bond between platonic