Reading is one of the greatest joys in life and today I’m going to share a list of 18 books I intend to read in 2018. This list is mostly an assortment of personal development books. Some were recently released and some are older but all are new to me.
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18 Books to Read in 2018
Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth, published May 3, 2016
BRAVING THE WILDERNESS by Brene Brown, published September 12, 2017
We’re Going to Need More Wine by Gabrielle Union, published October 17, 2017
#GIRLBOSS by Sophia Amoruso, published May 6, 2014
She Means Business by Carrie Green, published February 21, 2017
Lifestyle Blogging Basics by Laura Lynn, published February 19, 2017
Adventures for Your Soul by Shannon Kaiser, published August 25, 2015
Updated September 2019: I’ve read and reviewed Adventures for Your Soul and WOULD NOT Recommend it. I gave it 1 out of 5 stars.
Option B by Sheryl Sandberg, published April 24, 2017
Blink by Malcolm Gladwell, published April 3, 2007
Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert, published September 22, 2015
Make it Happen by Lara Casey, published December 30, 2014
Contagious by Jonah Berger, published May 5, 2013
You Are a Badass by Jen Sincero, published April 23, 2013
You Are a Badass at Making Money by Jen Sincero, published April 18, 2017
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson, published September 13, 2016
The Meaning of Michelle by Veronica Chambers, published January 10, 2017
Playing Big by Tara Mohr, published December 29, 2015
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey, published November 9, 2004
As a little bonus I’m also including five personal development books I read in 2017 that resonated with me and left a lasting impact. I highly recommend all five.
5 Books I Read in 2017
The Gratitude Diaries by Janice Kaplan, published August 18, 2015
Finding FabYOUlous by Melissa Venable, published November 25, 2017
Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg, published March 11, 2013
How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie, published October 1, 1998
Writing for Bliss by Diana Raab, published September 2, 2017
Check back in throughout the year for my reviews and more recommendations, and if you’ve read any of the books listed above, let me know what you thought!