The website io9 recently posted a list of science fiction and fantasy titles guaranteed to "cheer you the frak up." Give these titles a try for their restorative properties if you find yourself feeling blue during the dark nights of winter. Links provided are to the print copies; please be aware that multiple formats may be available.
S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure : the "good Parts" Version Abridged
Book - 1998