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Reading Style: Preppy Edition

We find book recommendations in a myriad of ways; all in the hopes of finding the perfect next read. We go off of titles we like, personality tests, reviews by people who are similar to us, and more. Why not find a good book based off of our personal style? Hipster, preppy, posh, etc.; whichever your style – find a book to match it.

This edition: Prepster. Browse below to find the style that best fits you and then peruse the titles for your next great read.

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776215Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America by Eric Jay Dolin

 

 

12712435Seating Arrangements by Maggie Shipstead

 

 

9844Prep by Curtis Sittenfeld

 

 

2203-1John Adams by David McCullough

 

 

16902Walden by Henry David Thoreau 

 

 

 

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145397Me: Stories of My Life by Katharine Hepburn

 

 

2845287The Wordy Shipmates by Sarah Vowell

 

 

10054335Rules of Civility by Amor Towles

 

 

137675America’s Women by Gail Collins

 

 

133380Collected Poems Edna St. Vincent Millay

 

 

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76691Emma by Jane Austen

 

 

379159The Sisters: Babe Mortimer Paley, Betsy Roosevelt Whitney, Minnie Astor Fosburgh : The Lives and Times of the Fabulous Cushing Sisters by David Grafton

 

1645789The House at Riverton by Kate Morton

 

 

6422680Lunch in Paris: A Love Story, with Recipes by Elizabeth Bard

 

 

9638796Reading Jackie: Her Autobiography in Books by William Kuhn

 

 

 

About

Wallace Yovetich is a contributing editor for Book Riot. She runs the Book Riot Instagram account and can be seen on the Book Riot YouTube channel each Monday. She also edits the bi-weekly feature called Peek Over Our Shoulders where you can see what the Book Riot contributors, editors, and staff are reading at that very moment. Follow her on Instagram: @WallaceYovetich