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11 Books From The Last 5 Years That Every Woman Should Read
It’s easy to get overwhelmed by bestseller lists, because there just isn’t enough time in the day to read every hot new book, so we made a list of a some of the best books published in the past years that we believe every women should read.
1. Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
“Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s fourth book, Americanah, is so smart about so many subjects that to call it a novel about being black in the 21st century doesn’t even begin to convey its luxurious heft and scope. Americanah is indeed a novel about being black in the 21st century — in America, Great Britain and Africa, while answering a want ad, choosing a lover, hailing a cab, eating collard greens, watching Barack Obama on television — but you could also call it a novel of immigration and dislocation, just about every page tinged with faint loneliness.” —NPR
“The Goldfinch is a rarity that comes along perhaps half a dozen times per decade, a smartly written literary novel that connects with the heart as well as the mind….Donna Tartt has delivered an extraordinary work of fiction.” —Stephen King,The New York Times Book Review