By Heather's Favorite Books


In the Dream House: A Memoir

Carmen Maria Machado


How to Write an Autobiographical Novel: Essays

Alexander Chee


They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us

Hanif Abdurraqib


Heavy: An American Memoir

Kiese Laymon


Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place

Terry Tempest Williams


Citizen: An American Lyric

Claudia Rankine


On Immunity: An Inoculation

Eula Biss


A Small Place

Jamaica Kincaid


Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic

Alison Bechdel


The Chronology of Water: A Memoir

Lidia Yuknavitch


A Field Guide to Getting Lost

Rebecca Solnit


Against Interpretation: And Other Essays

Susan Sontag


Ways of Seeing

John Berger


The Boys of My Youth

Jo Ann Beard