There are many blogs that will tell you things you definitely must read, food you must surely eat or dresses you just have to own! How often does someone actually suggest books? Most times we find girls trying to coax a good book name out of somebody. Regardless of what age you are at, there are certain books that have the power to initiate your thinking into broader concepts, encourage you to be a little but more.
Although there are many, many, MANY books out there and we all should be able to READ all of them, there are certain books that demand to be felt. Here are the 6 books that every girl must read!
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
A tale of four sisters, each unique in her own way is sure to resonate with you. Be it the homely Meg, fiesty Jo, ambitious Amy or the quaint Beth- you are sure to find someone just like you. Through their troubles and dreams you will learn the different layers of life and how it shapes you. The book also has further series that is sure to delight you in every sense!
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
One of the finest writers of her time, Jane Austen’s classic tale of love and society, Pride and Prejudice will easily become your favorite book. This story is full of passion, love, societal politics and more importantly, strong women characters that are sure to win your heart!
The Perks of being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
“We accept the love we think we deserve”. To every girl who has ever questioned her choices, her ability to love and her wishes to be something more than what she was born into- read this book.
A thousand splendid suns by Khaled Hosseini
A book of women and friendships but one that offers much more than that, this book has to be a must read for every girl. Such books have a certain aura that will transport you into a world through words that is too beautiful to come out of. This book will teach you how to wade through your pains with confidence.
Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Move away from the west and let Adichie take you to her bold and beautiful world. For those of you who have heard her talks and read her blogs, you already know what a powerful woman Adichie is. This book of hers will only widen the respect and love you have for her. Brimming with the right kind of feminism, make sure you grab a copy soon.
Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami
Murakami and his way with words is beyond explanation. Sputnik Sweetheart is an engaging tale of woman who is in search of her own layers and meaning. The beautiful story written down in nothing short of a prose will make you question your own dynamics and help you know yourself better.
There will never be a time where anybody can ever say, “I’ve read enough books.”