Breaking Night by Liz Murray

She was born to loving but drug-addicted parents in the Bronx. At the age of 15, she was living on the streets. While homeless, Liz got her high school diploma and eventually made it into Harvard. This book is so inspiring. Against all odds, this unforgettable woman...

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V. E. Schwab

In a French village in 1714, a young desperate woman is being forced in to a marriage she does not want; therefore she enters into a bargain with the devil, to live forever. Thus begins the adventurous story of Addie as she attempts to leave her mark on the world,...

The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett

The Vanishing Half follows the lives of two twin girls, both light-skinned Black girls, who run away from home at the age of sixteen. Desiree marries a dark-skinned Black man and has a child, while Stella lives her life passing as white. The book tracks their lives...