- Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by – Recommended by Skimm
Blacking out is never good. But imagine this: A 24-year-old New York Post reporter wakes up strapped to a hospital bed. No recollection of the entire past month. A true story of a woman’s descent into madness and the rare medical condition that got her there. You won’t be able to look away
- The Opposite of Loneliness by Marina Keegan – Recommended by EW, Lauren Conrad, etc.
This book is a collection of essays and stories on everything from Internet envy to exterminators. The author died in a car crash two years ago, shortly after her Yale graduation.
- The Secret History by Donna Tartt – Recommended by Lauren Conrad
A small New England college. A murder. Something about Ancient Greece. The author of “The Goldfinch”. This one really sucks you in.
- The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty – Recommended by EW, People, etc.
This New York Times #1 Bestseller is a must read. Here’s how Amazon describes it: “Imagine that your husband wrote you a letter, to be opened after his death. Imagine, too, that the letter contains his deepest, darkest secret—something with the potential to destroy not just the life you built together, but the lives of others as well. Imagine, then, that you stumble across that letter while your husband is still very much alive….”