WORLD BOOK DAY: 5 BOOKS EVERY GIRLBOSS SHOULD READ

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Celebrate World Book Day by burying your head in one of these must-reads.

Just Kids - Patti Smith

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QUOTABLE:

“There were days, rainy gray days, when the streets of Brooklyn were worthy of a photograph, every window the lens of a Leica, the view grainy and immoble. We gathered our colored pencils and sheets of paper and drew like wild, feral children into the night, until, exhausted, we fell into bed. We lay in each other's arms, still awkward but happy, exchanging breathless kisses into sleep.”

A Room of One's Own - Virginia Woolf

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QUOTABLE:

"A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction."

Their Eyes Were Watching God - Nora Neale Hurston

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“There are years that ask questions and years that answer.”

Slouching Towards Bethlehem - Joan Didion

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QUOTABLE

“People with self-respect exhibit a certain toughness, a kind of moral nerve; they display what was once called character, a quality which, although approved in the abstract, sometimes loses ground to the other, more instantly negotiable virtues.... character--the willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life--is the source from which self-respect springs.”

#GIRLBOSS by Sophia Amoruso 

46286.0.zoom “Each time you make a good decision or do something nice or take care of yourself; each time you show up to work and work hard and do your best at everything you can do, you’re planting seeds for a life that you can only hope will grow beyond your wildest dreams. Take care of the little things—even the little things that you hate—and treat them as promises to your own future. Soon you’ll see that fortune favors the bold who get shit done.”