Cancer: The Bookstrologist Recommends

Cancer, you thrive at home. You're a homebody, and you are attentive to making your home and your life as comfortable and cozy as possible. You'll love the Danish philosophy of hygge, loosely meaning feelings of comfort and well-being. You enjoy pleasant surroundings, warm company and good food, and The Little Book of Hygge will guide you in cultivating a cozy life.

A compelling Cancer who truly embodied the traits of the astrological sign was Frida Kahlo, an imaginative artist who was confined to her home and bed for many months due to injury and illness. Kahlo created stunning art and a lovely home with her partner, artist Diego Rivera, at Casa Azul. Also know as The Blue House, the home is now a museum containing Kahlo's art and personal effects, which will appeal to both your creative and domestic interests. We recommend perusing the beautiful Frida Kahlo, which will give you an intimate look into the artist's life.

Cancerians are know for having strong intuition. You often follow your gut and more than not, it's right. Blink explores instinctive decision-making in depth, and our snap judgement tells us this is a book you'll enjoy.

In terms of fiction for this emotionally intense zodiac sign, we suggest Normal People, which will give you all the feels. It follows a pair of lovers from different backgrounds who find ways in and out of one another's lives from high school to young adulthood and is rife with longing and scenes of intense intimacy. 

Nurturing and protective Cancer will also connect with Room, narrated by 5-year-old Jack and featuring his Ma, one of the most memorable mothers is fiction, as they are held captive in a single room. The critically acclaimed novel was adapted into a equally excellent film by the same title.

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