By Grace Gavilanes
Nov 21, 2014 @ 2:01 pm

Below is an excerpt from The 6 Best Fall Books which originally appeared on PureWow. Read the full story at

Are you in between novels? (Okay, are you in between HBO series?) Either way, isn't it about time you found yourself a totally captivating new read? From LOL-worthy memoirs to quirky history lessons, here are our six favorite books for fall.

Yes Please by Amy Poehler (pictured above)America's favorite funny lady opens up about life, career and everything in between.

The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher by Hilary Mantel


The creepiest short stories this side of Edgar Allen Poe.

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The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill Lepore


Easily the most fascinating history lesson we've had all year.

I'll Drink to That by Betty Halbreich


A juicy memoir from Bergdorf Goodman's personal shopper. Swoon.

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Belzar by Meg Wolitzer


Finally, a YA-novel that's smart enough for adults.

Dataclysm by Christian Rudder


When it comes to love and sex, the numbers never lie.

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