What do you read when you turn 30?

What do you read when you turn 30?

20 books everyone should read in their 30s

  • “Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
  • “I’ll Give You the Sun” by Jandy Nelson.
  • “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” by Rebecca Skloot.
  • “The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao” by Junot Díaz.
  • “The Tipping Point” by Malcom Gladwell.
  • “Flow” by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi.

What should I read if I like Zadie Smith?

If you like Zadie Smith, try these authors:

  • Leila Aboulela. Leila Aboulela won the first Caine Prize for African Writing and is the author of many novels. Minaret was longlisted for the 2006 Orange Prize.
  • Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was born in Nigeria in 1977.

How many books should you read by 30?

The Daily Reader 30 Minutes = 24 books a year (2 a month) 45 Minutes = 36 books a year (3 a month)

What should I do before 30?

30 Things To Do Before You Turn 30

  • Travel solo.
  • Take a class to learn a new skill.
  • Master cooking at least three dishes.
  • Run a half marathon.
  • Go skinny dipping.
  • Learn to speak another language.
  • Learn how to read a wine list.
  • Throw yourself a birthday party.

At what age should I read the secret history?

Overall, my age rating would be 13+.

What every woman should have by 30?

10 Things Every Woman Should Own by 30

  • A Proper Coffee Maker.
  • Quality Skin Care Products.
  • An Email Address, Voicemail, and Bank Account.
  • Something Expensive Bought By You.
  • A Foot Forward on the Path to Personal Satisfaction.
  • A Set of Pots and Pans.
  • Matching Dishes.
  • A Fully-Stocked Tool Kit.

Who has sold the most books ever?

James Patterson is the world’s highest-paid author by a wide margin, and has been the world’s best-selling author since 2001. He has sold more than 350 million books worldwide, and is most famous for the “Alex Cross” crime novel series.

Who has sold the most books?


Author Min. estimated sales Number of books
William Shakespeare 2 billion 42
Agatha Christie 2 billion 85
Barbara Cartland 500 million 723
Danielle Steel 500 million 179