12 Life-Changing Books Every Woman Should Read

Life's too short for boring books. Get inspired with these life-changing reads.

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Buy My Brilliant Friend at Amazon

My Brilliant Friend

By Elena Ferrante

didion year of magical thinking, a book every woman should read

The Year of Magical Thinking

By Joan Didion

skloot immortal life henrietta lacks, a book every woman should read

The Immortal Life of Henriette Lacks

By Rebecca Skloot

the bell jar, a book about depression by sylvia plath

The Bell Jar

By Sylvia Plath

we were the mulvaneys by joyce carol oates, books every woman should read

We Were the Mulvaneys

By Joyce Carol Oates

wild by cheryl strayed, a book every woman should read

Wild

By Cheryl Strayed

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, by black author Maya Angelou

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

By Maya Angelou

the handmaid's tale, a book every woman should read

The Handmaid's Tale

By Margaret Atwood

Buy The Age of Innocence at Amazon

The Age of Innocence

By Edith Wharton

the house of the spirits, a book every woman should read

The House of the Spirits

By Isabel Allende

Buy Jane Eyre at Amazon

Jane Eyre

By Charlotte Brontë