page-turner

noun
page-turn·​er | \ˈpāj-ˌtər-nər \

Definition of page-turner 

: an engrossing book or story

First Known Use of page-turner

1972, in the meaning defined above

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page-turner

noun

English Language Learners Definition of page-turner

: a book, story, etc., that is difficult to stop reading because it is so interesting

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