I did it! I set out to read 25 books by the end of the year and I did.
Here's the full list...
Gender Identity, Sexuality and Autism: Voices from Across the Spectrum by Meredith R. Maroney, Eva A. Mendes
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown
The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang
I Overcame My Autism and All I Got Was This Lousy Anxiety Disorder: A Memoir by Sarah Kurchak
Designing Brand Identity: An Essential Guide for the Whole Branding Team by Alina Wheeler
The Autism Friendly Guide to Self Employment by Robyn Steward
Camouflage: The Hidden Lives of Autistic Women by Sarah Bargiela with Sophie Standing (Illustrator), Sophie Standing (Illustrator)
Bonfire by Krysten Ritter
What to Say Next: Successful Communication in Work, Life, and Love--With Autism Spectrum Disorder by Sarah Nannery, Larry Nannery
Lore Olympus: Volume One by Rachel Smythe
A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
I Thought It Was Just Me (But It Isn't): Making the Journey from "What Will People Think?" to "I Am Enough" by
The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang
Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman
101 Essays That Will Change The Way You Think by Brianna Wiest
The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow
A Touch of Darkness by Scarlett St. Clair
Emerge: Be The Unmistakable Authority In Your Field by
Hall of Smoke by H.M. Long
Nophek Gloss by Essa Hansen
Rising Strong by
Building a Storybrand: Clarify Your Message So Customers Will Listen by Donald
Unmasking Autism: Discovering the New Faces of Neurodiversity by Devon Price
A Touch of Ruin by Scarlett St. Clair
A Touch of Malice by Scarlett St. Clair
My Top 3 Fiction Books of the Year
Sitting at No.1 we have The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow.
No.2 is Nophek Gloss by Essa Hansen.
And No.3 is A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness.
My Top 3 Nonfiction Books of the Year
Right at the top we have Unmasking Autism by Devon Price. Obviously.
Then we have Rising Strong by Brene Brown. Out of all the books I've read of hers so far, this one was the most impactful.
And last, but not least, we have 101 Essays That Will Change The Way You Think by Brianna Wiest.
My goal for 2023 is to read 24 books, so 2 books a month (as long as my budget allows it).