10/01/2013 11:59 am ET Updated Oct 01, 2013

7 Books To Get Hooked On Now That 'Breaking Bad' Is Over

Secker & Warburg

By Natalie Zutter and Ilana Masad for Bookish

After five years of water cooler freak-outs over the superb writing and truly remarkable character arcs, "Breaking Bad" is finally over, with a series finale drawing comparisons to "The Sopranos" and other TV classics. But how to redirect the hours spent obsessing over the show--and the emotional turmoil over Walter White's transformation into Heisenberg--into something new? These seven books tap into everything you loved and now miss about "Breaking Bad," from the unapologetic depiction of drug culture to Walt and Jesse's dysfunctional partnership. Let's cook--er, read.

Books To Get Hooked On Now That 'Breaking Bad' Is Over

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