27 Must-Read Books For Your 20sOh, to be For the first time in my life, I feel like I deserve this advanced age. But, then again, I still feel like I'm I still need to call my mom about seemingly obvious tasks, like how much I should tip the cable guy. Whatever your 22 looks like, it always helps to have some literary support. In this gorgeous and complicated and in my opinion vastly underrated debut novel , Hamann tracks the high-school-to-college-aged growth of Eveline Auerbach, her introspective heroine, as she experiences all the Big Firsts — especially her first love, a bittersweet affair with a twentysomething boxer. Click Here To Buy.
17 Books Every Woman Should Read When She's 25, Because There Is Such A Thing As A Mid-20s Crisis
The books that will move you, inspire you, make you cry, make you think, make you laugh. Even if you read them in high school or college, you'll have a different perspective on them now that you're Out In The World. Trust me. Weirdly relatable, even though the characters are all pretty much upper-class pseudo-intellectuals. The best time to read The Secret History is probably while you're still in college, because it is about a secret society at a small liberal arts college gone horribly awry, but it is also worth picking up a few years later to be reminded about the intensity of college friendships, and also Ancient Greek.
The last two kind of go hand-in-hand. Twenty-five is when you hopefully start along the path of figuring out what you want your life to look like. Or maybe you just want to kick back with your friends at happy hour and philosophize about your last worst date. Either way — books can help. Assuming you read some staples like The Bell Jar, Catcher in the Rye, On the Road, and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas while you were brooding and dreaming in high school and your early 20s, here are 17 books that everyone should read at Click Here To Buy. Read it if you want to reconnect and appreciate your parents and siblings.
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If we want to find clarity and answers for our 20s, we need to first start with the right questions. None of this happens without the readers here., Best of all, they discuss all of this while being completely judgment-free.
Instead of diving head-first into the typical job after she graduated, Gebhart decided to use an experiment as a means of finding her passion. She sat down for coffee with a new person once a week for an entire year to learn about the careers and lives of different people, including the co-founder of Apple and a former VP at Starbucks. This book might just cure you of pessimism. The author takes readers on an emotional roller coaster with this Pulitzer Prize winning novel. If you decide to open this book, there's a good chance that you'll end up with a blurry, skewed vision about the basic foundation of life. It opens with the poet's long yet insightful "Song of Myself," that tedious poem you may have studied in school.