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Your Favorite Reads

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We asked and you answered! In honor of "National Read Across America" day - Here are some favorite books from SmartHER Readers!

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Your Favorite Books! Thank you for all those who recommended reads!
Where we could…we listed authors (and those who made the recommendations!)

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The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah (Susie, Kristin, Jackee & Leslie)

Girl Wash Your Face! Rachel Hollis (Nati, Anita)

Middlesex  -Jeffrey Eugenides (Meg)

Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen

Becoming – Michelle Obama

Of Mess and Moxie by Jen Hatmaker

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

Redeeming Love by Francicine Rivers

Where the Red Ferns Grows – Wilson Rawls

Crisis Point – Trent Lott & Tom Daschle

Accidental Empress – Allison Pataki

Being Mortal – Atul Gawande (Laura)

The Great Gatsby – (Jeanne)

Emma – Jane Austen

These Happy Golden Years – Laura Ingalls Wilder

The Invention of Wings – Sue Monk Kidd (Janae)

Confession of a Midwife – Diane Chamberlaon (Jane)

The Secret Oceans – Betty Ballantine

Watership Down – Richard Adams

Delicious – Ruth Richel

The Glass Castle – Jeannette Walls

19 Minutes or Small Great Things by Jodi Piccoult (Cat)

Little Fire Everywhere – Celeste Ng Joanie

The Great Alone – Kristin Hannah

You are a badass by Jen Cincero

Retired Inspired – Chris Hogan (Molly)

Beartown  – Fredrik Backma

Heaven – Randy Alcorn

You Who by Rachel Jankovic – Tracy

Outlander series  (Jackee)

The Book Thief

To Kill A Mocking Bird – Harper Lee (Bee

Persuasion – Jane Austen

The Red Tent – Anita Diamant

One Thousand White Women – Jim Fergus

Good in Bed – Jennifer Weiner

Happiness Project

For The Love

Dare to Lead – Byrd Baggett

Terminal List

The Devil in The White City (Meg)

The Book Thief (Meg)

Gone With The Wind (Lala)

Mere Christianity (Lala)

A Tale of Two Cities (Lala)

Penny Louis’ Inspector Gamache series (Elizabeth)


In the Sanctuary of Outcasts – Claire

The Dinner List – Heather

The Glass Castle – Jeannette Walls (Brandi)

Orphan Train (Kara)

Outliers – Malcom Gladwell

Total Money Makeover – Dave Ramsey (Molly)

It’s Not Supposed to Be This Way – Lysa Terkeurst

Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates – Brian Kilmeade (Candace)

Love Does – Bob Goff (Molli)

Everybody Everywhere – Bob Goff

Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink & Leif Babin

Rebecca – Daphne du Mauerier

The Hiding Place – Corrie Ten Bloom (Carrier)

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

When God Wings – Squire Rushnell

The Gift of Fear – Gavin de Becker (Angela)

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy (David)


Big Magic – Elizabeth Gilbert (Jesse)

Possession – A.S. Byatt (Jesse)

The Secret History – Donna Tartt (Jesse)

The Bible (JHenry)

The Art of Racing In the Rain

The Poisonwood Bible

The Historian

Lies Women Believe – Nancy Demoss Wolgemuth (Christine)

Lilac Girls

Me Before You – Jone Moyes (Morgan)

The Best Yes – Lysa Terkeurst

The Thank you Economy – Gary V. (Stephanie)

When Breath Becomes Air


Kids Books:

Pajama Time – Sandra Boynton

Koala Lous – Mem Fox

Dr. Seuss Horton Hatches an Egg

Smart Money Smart Kids (Rachel Cruze)

The Way of The Warrior Kid

Dinosaurs Love Tacos

The Mitten

Silly Sally and More Pies

Treehouse Books – Andy Griffin

Where the sidewalk ends – Shel Silverstein

When I pray for you – Matthew Turner