Inspiring books by women to read this year

We’re celebrating female authors in the run up to International Women’s Day

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by Lily Anderson |

Have you ever lost yourself in a book? Where you’re completely gripped by the words on the page and emotionally invested in the plot? Because same. There are so many amazing stories to be told as well as thousands that have already been published. And, that’s why for International Women’s Day we’re celebrating the most inspiring books by women.

Although, this list should probably come with a warning because you’ll end up in plot twist after plot twist, until silly o’clock in the morning. Don’t say that we didn’t warn you!

Binge-reading aside, these tales will make you laugh-out-loud, cry and reflect as well as being the kind of stories that'll change your life. Not only are the stories themselves inspiring, but they are also written by a whole host of incredible women including the former First Lady of the United States - we know right.

All that’s left to do now is shop from our list of the best women’s books.

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When is International Women's Day?

This year, International Women’s Day lands on Monday 8 March, and we can’t wait to get lost in some of the best women’s books of all time.

Was your New Year's resolution to read more? If you want to get through at least 12 books this year, then it's time to start on a whole host of page-turners that’ll make achieving this goal easier.

Yep, you’re welcome.

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