15/03/2018 2:20 AM IST | Updated 17/03/2018 1:14 AM IST

35 Must-Read Books By Women From The Past 5 Years

A reading list for Women’s History Month and beyond.

With so many different options and so few hours in the day, it can be overwhelming to choose what to read next ― and tough to know where to start if you want to make reading a habit

As March is the designated month to celebrate the work of women (though really, it should be a year-round practice), we put together a list of incredible books by women writers. Although the list of literary classics by women includes thousands of options, we decided to narrow our focus to recent history.

Here are 35 books by women authors published in the past five years. 

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