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Good books for weird women

Duana
 
The Lake of Dead Languages
The Lake of Dead Languages
"Beautifully described and atmospheric mystery set in a girl's boarding school. Unusually, the adult and teenage characters are equally well portrayed."
Wasted
Wasted
"Simply the best book I have ever read about the process of developing and 'recovering' from an eating disorder."
The Moth Diaries
The Moth Diaries
"Another school mystery, this time with a supernatural focus."
Harriet the Spy
Harriet the Spy
"My favourite book from childhood which I still re-read today (at the age of 31). Great lead character that those of us who were clever, intense children will relate to."
The Edible Woman
The Edible Woman
"Novel about the gradual mental disintegration of a woman faced with the future she is expected to have in 1960's America."
The Handmaid's Tale (Contemporary Classics)
The Handmaid's Tale (Contemporary Classics)
"Classic feminist piece set in an imagined future where woman are valued purely for their ability to breed."
Speak Daggers to Her
Speak Daggers to Her
"Murder mystery in which Bast, Wiccan high priestess, investigates the sudden death of her friend."
Hopscotch & Handbags: The Truth about Being a Girl: The Essential Guide to Being a Girl
Hopscotch & Handbags: The Truth about Being a Girl: The Essential Guide to Being a Girl
"Very funny, although I suspect less so if you were one of the popular girls as it is written from the point of view of someone who was more on the margins."
Prozac Nation: Young and Depressed in America - A Memoir
Prozac Nation: Young and Depressed in America - A Memoir
"Vibrant description of living with depression in the years before everyone was on Prozac"
Girl, Interrupted
Girl, Interrupted
"Autobiographical novel set in a psychiatric ward in the 1960's. The film is also good."