My Life of Crime: Essays and Other Entertainments

This wry collection is by turns witty and poignant.

A Carnival of Snackery

By David Sedaris

A Carnival of Snackery

Though witty, this volume isn’t the best starting point for Sedaris neophytes.

Things I Have Withheld

A masterful, poetic exploration of body and voice.

Against White Feminism

By Rafia Zakaria

Against White Feminism

It’s time to reimagine — and reinvent — a crucial movement.

Under My Bed and Other Essays

The body keeps the score in these reflections on fear and female autonomy.

On Freedom

By Maggie Nelson

On Freedom

A refreshing, daring consideration of our most tangled social problems.

Unfollow Me

By Jill Louise Busby

Unfollow Me

An influencer confronts her online persona.