1. The Vegetarian: A Novel by Han Kang
  2. The Girls by Emma Cline
  3. Girls on Fire by Robin Wasserman
  4. Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler
  5. The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick


  1. The Beginning Runner’s Handbook by Ian MacNeill and the Sports Medicine Council of B.C.
  2. I Thought It Was Just Me (But It Isn’t) by Brené Brown
  3. Rising Strong by Brené Brown
  4. Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari & Eric Klinenberg
  5. Daily Rituals: How Artists Work by Mason Currey
  6. My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem
  7. Daring Greatly by Brené Brown
  8. The Runner’s Brain by Dr. Jeff Brown
  9. The Plant-Based Journey by Lani Muelrath
  10. The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
  11. Why We Work by Barry Schwartz
  12. Brave Enough by Cheryl Strayed
  13. Radical Self-Love by Gala Darling
  14. You Are a Badass by Jen Sincero
  15. 344 Questions by Stefan G. Bucher
  16. How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
  17. Grit: The Power of Passion and Persistence by Angela Duckworth
  18. Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World by Adam Grant
  19. Sex Object by Jessica Valenti
  20. Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon & Shana Knizhnik
  21. Grit to Great by Linda Kaplan Thaler
  22. Feminist Fight Club by Jessica Bennett
  23. Practicing: A Musician’s Return to Music by Glenn Kurtz
  24. The Run of His Life: The People v. O.J. Simpson by Jeffrey Toobin
  25. The Sisters Are Alright by Tamara Winfrey Harris
  26. American Heiress by Jeffrey Toobin
  27. Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance