Anne-Maries' Favorite Books of 2016

I’m an obsessively avid reader. If you let me, I’d do nothing but sit in a corner reading a book in one hand, with the Texture app open on an iPad, and my phone close by to check Twitter, the New York Times or the Washington Post. When you have toddlers and your own business, real life intrudes on that inclination to turn into a moldy lump of knowledge. Those brief interludes usually get shoved into the time between getting ready for bed and actually falling asleep, drooling on my Kindle.

If you’re curious about what I’m reading, it’s usually 5 to 7 books at once (depending on my mood). You can find that list here all the way at the bottom of the page. This year was a little different for me because about 20% of the books I read were for school. This year, I received my Nutritional Therapy Certification and there was a fair amount of reading for that program. I still managed to read a lot outside of school, and the books that stood out to me this year were: