Things I Should Have Told My Daughter: Lies, Lessons & Love Affairs by Pearl Cleage
For new graduates, classes might be over, but that doesn’t mean the learning has to end. We’ve rounded up 10 books bursting with retrospective advice and revelatory wisdom, perfect for the young woman entering a new phase of adulthood. By Patrice Peck
This deeply personal memoir provides readers with an intimate look at Pearl Cleage’s struggle to hone her craft while facing personal and professional troubles. Reading about Cleage’s journey to becoming one of the most popular living playwrights in America will help any ambitious graduate realize that getting to the top is a grueling, yet possible endeavor.