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5 Must-Read Books For College Girls

Here is a list of five powerful books that relate to love, independence, and worldly issues.

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5 Books Every College Girl Must Read

1)Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert

The story of a girl living a seemingly perfect life, left it behind to find what was perfect for her. As college girls, we can all relate to feeling out of place. This laugh-out-loud book will also bring tears as she finds herself.

2) Shes Come Undone by Wally Lamb

This book follows the life of Dolores Price, a woman abused by many people throughout her entire life. The most amazing part is her ability to keep pushing to find a safe haven.

3)The Help by Katherine Stockett

This is the story of what life was like for black women during the 60's, at the prime of the civil rights movement. With the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement, this important piece of history follows a black woman fallen victim to racism.

4)The End of Absence by Michael Harris

This book focuses on the rise of technology and how our generation is one of the last that remembers a childhood pre-Internet. Harris explains that our generation can expect a loss of 'absence,' or i other words, a loss of down time. We are consumed with always doing things now.

5) The Gift of Fear by Gavin De Becker

A study that dives into the idea of a 'gut feeling' and how trusting it is usually one's best bet. De Becker studies the feeling women get right before they are sexually assaulted and how that feeling can be a red flag for them in the future.

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