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The 17 Best Summer Books to Read in 2020

Riveting thrillers, enthralling memoirs, and light-hearted novels by female authors ideal for a (figurative) summer escape.

By Zohal Karimy

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The Best Books of 2020 (So Far)

A must-read list of this year's new releases by some of our favorite female authors.

By Anna Jornlid

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20 Essential Anti-Racist Books to Unpack Your White Privilege

How do you become an ally? The first step is educating yourself. Start with these female-authored books.

By Zohal Karimy

Literature

Films, Books, and Plays to Revisit While You're Social Distancing

A roundup of our favorite books, films, and plays by some of history's most notable women.

By Zohal Karimy

Literature

8 Must-Read Books to Celebrate International Women’s Day

In honor of International Women’s Day and all women everywhere, The Helm team is sharing the books by female authors that have shaped us.

By The Helm Team

Literature

Why Do Women Hate Their Voices? And More Importantly, How Can We Change That?

This woman is on a mission to change how women feel about their voices.

By Callie Schweitzer

Literature

What Every Woman Should Know: Preparing For The Scary What-ifs

When Chanel Reynolds lost her husband, she wasn't prepared for the fallout. In her new book, she shares how—from wills to money to insurance—to prepare for the worst.

By Lori Leibovich

Literature

Get Yourself a Work Wife

Of A Kind founders Claire Mazur and Erica Cerulo on the power of female friendship to drive business.

By Lori Leibovich

Book by Black Women Authors The Helm

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18 Essential Reads by Black Women

From literary stalwarts to emerging talents, The Helm team shares their favorite reads for Black History Month.

By Jiya Pinder

Author Dani Shapiro

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Life After Uncovering a Mind-Blowing Family Secret

Dani Shapiro talks about her extraordinary new memoir, Inheritance, and what it’s like to “rewrite” your origin story at age 54.

By Lori Leibovich

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