9 books you should have read in high school that are totally worth reading now. If you didn't read these in high school, don't worry: you'll enjoy them more as an adult anyway. My reading list for when I finish the book I'm on now :)
The Death of Santini: The Story of a Father and His Son -In this powerful and intimate memoir, the beloved bestselling author of The Prince of Tides and his father, the inspiration for The Great Santini, find some common ground at long last.
Driven by the need to exact justice -- and, for herself, some kind of closure -- from the media that changed her life forever, Lily forms an uneasy alliance with John Kipling, a journalist who was born and raised in Lake Henry's poorest neighborhood.
While girls aren't a minority IRL, they are underrepresented in children's literature. "Once upon a Heroine: 450 Books for Girls to Love" promises to offer suggestions of books where that isn't the case.