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    20 Books That Make You A Better Twentysomething

    Every day I read so I can succeed.

    1. The Edible Woman by Margaret Atwood

    2. The Defining Decade, by Meg Jay

    3. Man's Search for Meaning, by Victor Frankl

    4. Every book Malcolm Galdwell wrote ever.

    5. The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success, by Deepak Chopra

    6. The Joy of Sex, by Alex Comfort

    7. The Power of Habit, by Charles Duhigg

    Random House
    Random House

    Why it's bettering: Learn how you can hack your life and make habits that work.

    8. Men We Reaped, by Jesmyn Ward

    9. Franklin and Winston, by Jon Meacham

    10. The Philosophy of Andy Warhol, by Andy Warhol

    11. I Am Your Sister, by Audre Lorde

    12. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, by Junot Diaz

    13. The Bell Jar by Silvia Plath

    14. Blankets by Craig Thompson

    Top Shelf
    Top Shelf

    Why it's bettering: Get some tips about living life responsibly as a young adult (it is also very visually pleasing).

    15. The Fire Next Time, by James Baldwin

    16. Discipline and Punish, by Michel Foucault

    17. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, by Michael Chabon

    18. Gender Trouble, by Judith Butler

    19. The Queer Art of Failure, by Judith Halberstam

    20. How I Got to Be Perfect, by Jean Kerr