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16+ Books You Won’t Be Able To Put Down

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Whether you love getting lost in your favorite sappy love story or improving your self-awareness and personal development, books are for everybody!

If you’re looking for a few new books to curl up on the couch with during a rainy Sunday afternoon you’re in for a treat with my 16 books you won’t be able to put down!

Seriously, these books are incredible!

Whether you love a bit of mystery, love, education, personal development or even just a good old fashioned murder mystery, you are going to dive right into these books and won’t put them down until you’ve finished them!

And yes, some of these are oldies but goodies and trust me, you’re going to love them!

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1. Truly Madley Guilty by Liane Moriarty 

Liane Moriarty, the author of Big Little Lies, The Hypnotists Love Story, and The Husbands Secret, brings you in for another physiological thriller that will leave you wanting more!

Truly Madly Guilty takes you on an emotional roller coaster when an innocent backyard BBQ takes a sinister turn.

This book will leave you catching your breath as each page leaves you with more and more questions until the ending is finally revealed.

Buy Truly Madly Guilty on Amazon


2. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

The Girl on the Train is full of secret lives, lies, and destruction covered by smiling faces and a seemingly perfect life.

But there are no perfect lives as the main character of the book soon discovers a grisly secret.

This psychological secret will have you gripped with anticipation, fear, and wonder.

Every page reveals something new leaving you instantly hooked!

Buy The Girl on the Train on Amazon



3. Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn brings you for another physiological ride with her book, Sharp Objects.

This book has even more twists and turns as the main character begins to identify a bit too strongly with two young murder victims.

Will her past lead her to the killer?

Or will her obsession lead to her down a dangerous path?

Buy Share Objects on Amazon



4.  Nowhere to Run by Marry Jane Clark

In this oldie but goodie, Nowhere to Run depicts the life of a news anchor that’s used to sharing her fair share of fear gripping stories. When a colleague dies of symptoms that appear to be similar to anthrax her entire world is flipped upside down.

Will they find the person behind these horrific murders?

Buy Nowhere to Run on Amazon




5. Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

If you’re looking for a tear-jerker, you’ve got it with Jojo Moyes’s book, Me Before You. This love story will take you on an emotional roller coaster you won’t want to get off of.

If you’re up for even more romance, heartache and laughs grab Jojo Moyes’s sequels to Me Before You, Me After You a novel and Still Me.

Buy Me Before You on Amazon



6. Something Borrowed by Emily Griffin

What do you do when you realize you’re still in love with your best friends fiance and he’s in love with you too just a few short weeks before the wedding?

You’ll laugh, you’ll cry and maybe even sometimes yell in this book, Something Borrowed.

Buy Something Borrowed on Amazon



7. The Last Anniversary by Liane Moriarty

When a young baby is found crying alone in a crib with her family nowhere to be found with the house eerily just as they left it, this small beach town is changed forever.

The mystery of the baby and her family become an attraction for tourists but a secret much more sinister lives in that home.

Will the parents ever be found? Did they leave their child?

Buy The Last Anniversary on Amazon


Personal Development



8. Girl Wash your Face by Rachel Hollis

This book came earlier this year in February and has completely EXPLODED! It is a #1 New York Times Best Seller and is #2 on Amazon’s Charts most read.

In Girl Wash your Face, Rachel exposes what is holding us back from living the life we’ve always wanted to live.

She leaves nothing on the table and gives you the kick in the buns you need with her no-nonsense way of speaking with an added bonus of lifestyle humor.

Buy Girl Wash Your Face on Amazon



9. Push by Chalene Johnson

Chalene Johnson, New York Times Best Seller, business coach and creator of the 1-3-1 method sets your goals on fire with her book, Push.

Push is like no other goal setting book out there.

Chalene has perfected her method to ignite your fire and push you to create better habits, feeling better, look better and create that dream life you’ve always wanted with solid strategies you can use month after month.

Buy Push on Amazon



10&11. You are a Bad Ass & You are a Bad Ass at Making Money by Jen Sincero

If you need a solid kick in the pants to get out of your own way and start a living a life you are proud of, you need these books.

Jen Sincero leaves nothing on the table and doesn’t dance around the uncomfortable stuff, she’s also not afraid to tell you like it is which makes this book incredibly powerful.

With her whimsical stories and solid truths that seem to hit the nail on the head every single time, these books are a must.

Grab your copies of You are a Bad Ass & You are a Bad Ass at Making Money and start living the life you want and deserve.

Buy You are a Bad Ass on Amazon

Buy You are a Bad Ass at Making Money on Amazon


12, 13 & 14 The Secret, The Power & The Magic

Have you heard of the Law of Attraction? Put simply, the Law of Attraction is the ability to attract into our lives whatever we are focusing on.

Negative thoughts breed more negative thoughts, which breed negative actions and in turn, negative results.

Of course, there is so much more to it than that. Which is what these three books by, Rhonda Byrne is for.

The Secret, The Power, and The Magic dive deep into the world of The Law of Attraction and get you on the fast track to success to a better mindset and a better life.

Trust me, these books are INCREDIBLE.

Buy The Secret on Amazon

Buy The Power on Amazon

Buy the Magic on Amazon


Business Builders



15. Purple Cow by Seth Godin

If you want to run a successful business you need a “purple cow” explains Seth Godin in his best seller, Purple Cow.

The way businesses are run is changing, the days of big advertising budgets and tv commercials are over. It’s easier than ever to build a business if you have the right strategy. Learn how you can find your “purple cow” today!


16. Awaken the Giant Within by Tony Robbins

Tony Robbins the best selling author of  Unlimited Power and MONEY Master the Game, takes you on another life-altering journey with his book, Awaken the Giant Within.

This book can literally change your life.

Awaken the Giant Within gives you step-by-step strategies and proven techniques to change the way you think, feel and view your life you will learn how to take control of life and create something much greater for yourself.


17. Tribe of Mentors by Timothy Ferriss

Timothy Ferriss, the #1 New York Times best-selling author of The 4-Hour Work Week and Tools of Titans takes you on another life-changing adventure with a twist with his latest book, Tribe of Mentors.

Tribe of Mentors is filled with short and easily actionable life advice from some of the best experts in the world. From Tony Hawk, Ed Coan and Steve Case to Evan Williams the co-founder of Blogger, Twitter, and Medium, you will learn real applicable life advice from their mistakes.

If you want to be more, do more, live a better life and be more successful you need to learn from the best and this book has just that!

There you have it, 16 of the best books to read right now! Whether you’re looking to improve your life, mindset, business or you just want to get lost in a good book these books are perfect for you!

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Which book is your favorite? Let me know down below!

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  1. I’m loving Liane Moriarty atm! Just reading What Alice Forgot, and it’s amazing

    1. TwoCraftyGals says:

      Me too! I’m completely obsessed with all of Liane Moriarty’s books! What Alice Forgot is the only I haven’t read just yet, I’ve got to get on that! I cannot wait for her new book to come out in November it’s going to be so good

  2. says:

    So many good books to check out! Cant wait to delve into a few!

    1. TwoCraftyGals says:

      All of these books are really great reads! Thank you for stopping by and commenting Emma!

  3. Some good collections here. Will check them out, thanks!

    1. TwoCraftyGals says:

      Thank you, John!

  4. I loved The Girl on the Train! I’m yet to read any of Liane Moriarty’s books but I plan to.

    1. TwoCraftyGals says:

      Liane Moriarty books are my absolute favorite! If you loved the Girl on the Train I think you’d really enjoy her books!

  5. says:

    I really want to read Push! I’ve done some of Chalene’s workouts and she is a great motivator!

    1. TwoCraftyGals says:

      Push is so good! Chalene is fantastic, I’m completely obsessed with her podcasts too!

  6. says:

    What a great list! I’m surprised I haven’t heard of more of these. Thank you for sharing!

    1. TwoCraftyGals says:

      Thank you, Kristen!

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