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RATING SYSTEM:

1 = struggled to finish it

5 = this book changed my life

2023 BOOKS

2022 BOOKS

1. Cinderella Ate My Daughter by Peggy Orenstein

2. Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls by Dr. Mary Pipher 

3. The Brother's Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky 

4. Status Anxiety by Alain de Botton 

5. The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man by James Weldon Johnson 

6. The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable by Amitav Ghosh 

7. The Drama of the Gifted Child by Alice Miller 

8. My Cousin Rachel by Daphne du Maurier 

9. Mustique Island by Sarah McCoy 

10. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 

11. Tracy Flick Can't Win by Tom Perrotta 

12. Sex and Rage by Eve Babitz 

13. Why You Should Read Kafka Before You Waste Your Life by James Hawes 

14. Bloodchild and Other Stories by Octavia Butler 

15. iGen: Why Today's Super-Connected Kids Are Growing Up Less Rebellious, More Tolerant, Less Happy - and Completely Unprepared for Adulthood by Jean Twenge  

16. The Gift by Vladimir Nabokov 

17. Self Care by Leigh Stein

18. Rattlebone by Maxine Clair 

19. The Sirens of Titan by Kurt Vonnegut 

20. You Have No Idea by Vanessa Williams 

21. Girl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen 

22. Tell Me Lies by Carola Lovering 

23. How the Pill Changes Everything: Your Brain on Birth Control by Dr. Sarah E. Hill 

24. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte 

25. Between Women: Love, Envy, and Competition in Women's Friendships by Luise Eichenbaum and Susie Orbach 

26. Metamorphosis (a collection with Metamorphosis, In the Penal Colony, and A Judgement), by Franz Kafka

27. Norweigan Wood by Haruki Murakami 

28. My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Otessa Moshfegh 

29. Nightbitch by Rachel Yoder 

30. The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin 

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