Some short story and book recommendations from our readers:
The Lottery (1948) by Shirley Jackson – from by Isabelle B.
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan (2005) by Lisa See – from Isabelle H.
The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down (1997) by Anne Fadiman – from Peoy Leng
Snow (2004) by Orhan Pamuk – from Sky
A Game of Thrones (1996) by George R.R. Martin – from Vino