Originally Posted by applesauce
Avoid long books. Pick an easy read, and change books if you do not love it. Do not keep going. I found short books in a series got me going again. My fall back is deathland books, they work for me such easy reads and nice and fast. When I have read a tombstone I tend to follow with one of those. They may not be your cup of tea, but any short books in a series works.
I read the Deathlands, Mack Bolan, etc, books as palate cleansers too and they make perfect books for when you want to read but don't know what you're in the mood for.