The transition from young adult to being an actual adult isn’t easy, it can even be be quite scary.
Throughout your 20’s your put in a situation where you have to make a lot of big decisions that will impact your life in long run, all while trying to manage and succeed at the day to day stuff. Whether it’s focusing on your career, trying live a healthier lifestyle, or finding the courage to break out of your shell and do something exciting, chances are there’s a book or two out there with a few answers. Here are 10 books every young woman should read to become her best self.
Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg talks about what it’s like climbing to the top as a woman, and shares advice on how women can break the glass ceiling.
Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari
Actor Aziz Ansari talks about dating, technology and hookup culture in the modern world.
Style A to Zoe: The Art of Fashion, Beauty, and Everything Glamour by Rachel Zoe
Celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe shares what wardrobe pieces you should invest in, what to save on and how to make a serious fashion statement.
The Fit Bottomed Girl’s Anti-Diet by Jennipher Walters and Erin Whitehead
These two fitness gurus break down getting fit with easy steps that include loving your body, fun workouts and a positive attitude.
#GirlBoss by Sophia Amoruso
Sophia Amoruso, founder of Nasty Gal, reflects upon her journey from a broke, outsider to CEO of a multi-million dollar fashion empire.
Yes Please by Amy Poehler
Parks and Recreation actress, Amy Poehler, provides a hilarious take on her experiences as a woman in the media industry, while giving life advice.
Humans of New York by Brandon Stanton
Photographer Brandon Stanton documents the lives of various New Yorkers and tells their stories with a photojournalist edge.
You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life by Jen Sincero
Life coach, Jen Sincero, helps readers identify and change their self-sabotaging bad habits and learn how to succeed in life.
Eat Pray Love
Elizabeth Gilbert had everything, but she gave it all up to travel abroad and attempt self-discovery.
The Healthy College Cookbook
With over 300 recipes, this book with have you cooking delicious, healthy and affordable meals in no time.