Most of this list is fiction with 1 or 2 (maybe 3 😉) non fiction books thrown in 😍. But all of the books listed here are texts I've purchased for pleasure reading in 2017.
  1. Untwined by Edwidge Danticat
  2. "The Art of Death" by Edwidge Danticat
  3. The Sun is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon
  4. What We Lose by Zinzi Clemmons
  5. Evicted by Matthew Desmond
  6. Exit West by Mohsin Hammid
  7. Till the Well Runs Dry by Lauren Francis Sharma
  8. Grace by Natasha Deon
  9. Tough Enough by Deborah Nelson
  10. The Sellout by Paul Beatty
  11. Queen of the South by Arturo Perez-Reverte
  12. When Less is More: The Complete Guide for Women Considering Breast Reduction Surgery by Bethanne Snodgrass MD
  13. The Coming by Daniel Black
  14. Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon
  15. Life's Work: Moral Argument for Choice by Dr. Willie Parker
  16. The Salt Roads by Nalo Hopkinson
  17. The Changeling: A Novel by Victor LaVelle
  18. Zahrah the Windseeker by Nnedi Okorafor
  19. Binti: Home by Nnedi Okorafor
  20. History of Wolves: A Novel by Emily Fridlund
  21. Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay
  22. The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman
  23. Beautiful Darkness by Kami Garcia
  24. Beautiful Chaos by Kami Garcia
  25. vN by Madeline Ashby
  26. Beautiful Redemption by Kami Garcia