When life gets rough, many people turn to books for escape. But some readers may wish to read about people in similar situations. For those readers, we’ve put together this list of novels related to epidemics, pandemics, and outbreaks. As librarians, we want to say “enjoy,” but mostly we’ll give a cautious warning: Don’t get too caught up staring into the abyss.
And if you’re actually looking for something more comforting, check out our post: Comfort Re-Reading at Home.