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Reading List

The following is my 25-Book reading list for 2019. The list may change contingent on the availability of the book and whether the popularity of another book alters the presence of a current book on this list.

If you are currently reading or have read any of the following titles, I would love to hear from you.


  1. The Code of the Extraordinary Mind by Vishen Lakhiani 
  2. That's What She Said by Joanne Lipman
  3. Brotopia by Emily Chang
  4. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F@ck by Mark Manson
  5. Well-Read Black Girl by Glory Edim
  6. For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics by Donna Brazile
  7. The Art of War for Women by Chin-Ning Chu
  8. The Breakthrough Model for Work and Life by Joanne Barsh
  9. Girls Resist! by Kaeyln Rich
  10. My Own Words by Ruth Bader
  11. The Unapologetci Woman: Leading with Power and Confidence by Dr Danita Johnson Hughes
  12. Silicon States by Lucie Greene
  13. Emotional Currency by Kate Levinson, Ph.D.
  14. She Means Business by Carrie Green
  15. Thrive by Arianna Huffington
  16. The Up Side of Down by Megan McArdle
  17. Girl Code by Cara Alwill Leyba
  18. See Jane Lead: 99 Ways for Women to Take Charge at Work by Lois P. Frankel PhD
  19. The Authenticity Principle: Resist Conformity, Embrace Differences, and Transform How You Live, Work, and Lead by Ritu Bhasin
  20. Break Your Own Rules: How to Change the Patterns of Thinking that Block Women's Paths to Power by Jill Flynn, Kathryn Heath and Mary Davis Holt
  21. Mission Entrepreneur by Jen Griswold
  22. Women, Rise Up!: A Fierce Generation Taking Its Place in the World by Cindy Jacobs
  23. Vital Voices: The Power of Women Leading Change Around the World by Alyse Nelson
  24. Women of Influence by Dawn Jones
  25. Leading from the Front: No-Excuse Leadership Tactics for Women by Angie Morgan, Courtney Lynch