If you love a good book and Montana, we might have a few suggestions for you to check out.

Some people like to go outside and enjoy the sunshine, but some like to close their curtains, turn on the air conditioning, and cuddle up with a good book.

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A book can transport you to other worlds, scare you, or make you laugh. There are countless books to read in all different genres.

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Sometimes the best book to read is based on where you live or want to visit. The writing can help detail how majestic or mysterious the setting is.

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There are some incredible books about Montana that many don't know about. There are legendary books everyone knows about like A River Runs Through It and Lonesome Dove but we thought we should shed light on other books that should be on your radar.

Five Books About Montana You Should Check Out

1. Montana Gothic

This book revolves around a man moving to Montana and becomes a mortician. This book is one of the best gothic books set in Montana.

2. Those Who Wish Me Dead

If you love thrillers, this book is for you. This book was recently made into a movie by Yellowstone creator Taylor Sheridan and starring Angelina Jolie. Some twists and turns will keep you on the edge of your seat.

3. The Ploughman

Set in the wilderness of Montana, this book deals with an aging serial killer and a young deputy tasked with finding out information on his victims. This book was recently picked up to be made into a movie starring Bill Murray and Nick Nolte.

4. Invasion/Winter Moon

This horror novel by Dean Koontz involves a former sheriff experiencing strange events at his ranch. Dean Koontz is known as the second-best horror writer behind Stephen King and this book will give you chills.

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Photo by Susan Q Yin via Unsplash

5. Incident At Big Sky

If you want to read a wild true story, this one is for you. A world-class athlete is kidnapped and one sheriff has to find her before things turn bad.

These are just a handful of books we thought you might enjoy. Montana is the perfect setting for mysteries, westerns, and thrillers.

Who wants to check out one of these books this weekend?

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