Good Reads for Women

Good Reads for Women

Being a full-time student and a full-time blogger didn’t allow me enough time to read anything else except textbooks. This season I decided to use the extra time I have to check out some good reads for women. In other words, to read something not for studying but for entertainment purposes only. And I found some very exciting options!

The majority of the books that I mention in this list are not serious at all. Rather, these are easy reads for women that I hope on enjoying while on the beach somewhere in the Hamptons.

But before we begin, I wanted to emphasize that we are specifically talking about feel good reads for women. If you are looking for the list of beauty and fashion books, an additional post is coming soon!

The Circle by Dave Eggers

The Circle by Dave Eggers

I remember downloading a sample of this book a long time ago and being fascinated with it. I never had a chance to read the full book.

Now, when there is a movie based on the novel, I promised myself to finish the book before I can watch the movie. That way, I can compare my impression of the characters to these created by the film director.

Body Love by Kelly LeVeque

Body Love by Kelly LeVeque

I first heard about Kelly’s eating strategy at the Skinny Confidential Podcast. She seems very knowledgeable about nutrition and specifically about the vegan lifestyle.

I just started listening to the audio version of this book and I have to say that some of the advice that she gives is pretty good.

For instance, Kelly insists that eating fruits separately from protein and fat actually makes you hungry — which is an observation that already helped me.

The Assistants by Camille Perri

The Assistants by Camille Perri

The description of this book sent some major Devil Wears Prada vibes to me so I decided that it would be a perfect easy read.

The book is about an assistant working for a media company so I was thinking I might learn a thing or two while reading this novel.

I also appreciate the fact that the book is written from a perspective of a modern-day Millennial which is something I could totally relate to.

How to Be a Bawse by Lilly Singh

How to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life by Lilly Singh

I’m fascinated with everything Lilly does on her YouTube channel. Her content is so unique and entertaining.

I’m dying to learn all the secrets to her success and any advice she could give to building the SuperWoman media empire and inspiring women to be better versions of themselves.

You May Also Like by Tom Vanderbilt

You May Also Like by Tom Vanderbilt

In this book, Vanderbilt explains the psychological and cultural phenomena of the “age of easy choice.” The book concentrates on things people like and hate, and why they feel that way.

In the era of social media where ideas and things are being validated by the amount of “likes” things receive, this book would be a useful read to better understand social media.

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What are you currently reading? I hope you found in this list of good reads for women a title that interests you. Enjoy! I’d love to hear your book recommendations too. Please share some of your favorite titles in the comments area below!

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  1. Annabelle wrote:

    I have the exact same problem, I never find the time to read enough. But these sound like great recommendations and they make me excited to start reading more!

    x Annabelle

    Posted 8.30.17 Reply
  2. Thanks for the recommendations these sound great!

    Gemma x

    Posted 8.28.17 Reply
  3. Emily Nicole Miller wrote:

    Adding 3 to my list now!!! Thanks!!

    Posted 8.27.17 Reply
  4. Violette wrote:

    Nice reading list! Thanks for sharing!

    Posted 8.26.17 Reply
  5. These look great! I would like to read “The Assistants” sometime soon. Thanks for sharing these!

    Posted 8.26.17 Reply
  6. Yvonne wrote:

    Thanks for sharing! I will take a look at Body Love by Kelly LeVeque! Happy Saturday!
    xo Yvonne

    Posted 8.26.17 Reply
  7. Kris wrote:

    These are some lovely picks! I need to check them!

    Have an amazing day!

    xx Kris

    Posted 8.26.17 Reply
  8. Thank you for these awesome picks! I’ve been meaning to incorporate more fun reads into my reading list, and this is a great place to start. :D


    Posted 8.26.17 Reply
  9. Christina O'Neill wrote:

    Love the book ‘The Circle it’s amazing!!

    Posted 8.25.17 Reply
  10. Maru Conti wrote:
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  11. Len Dela Peña Parent wrote:

    I would love to read those Lilly Singh’s book. Sounds amazing!! Thanks for sharing, Ruth!
    Have a fabulous
    weekend ahead!
    Much love, Len

    Posted 8.25.17 Reply
  12. I’ve got my eye on Lily Singh’s book – I’ve heard great things about it.

    xo | Cindy Elena

    Posted 8.25.17 Reply
  13. Siffat Haider wrote:

    I would love to read Lilly Singh’s book – it sounds like such an inspiring read.

    Posted 8.25.17 Reply
  14. These all look great, I need to read more

    Posted 8.25.17 Reply
  15. These all sound great!

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

    Posted 8.25.17 Reply
  16. Bridget Arndt wrote:

    How to be a Bawse was a book I enjoyed too.

    Posted 8.25.17 Reply