10 Must-Read Books for April

Winter is (supposedly) over, and April’s showers means you can spend a few more weeks indoors reading your heart out until the nice weather starts. That’s why we like to think of the fourth month as one of the best for readers. April gives us plenty of time to get caught up on our TBR pile, and also the opportunity to check out new stuff, like any of these ten books.

The Empathy Exams Leslie

The Empathy Exams, Leslie Jamison (April 1)

Everybody is talking about this brilliant new collection of essays, from Dwight Garner to this great site called Flavorwire. The Empathy Exams is Leslie Jamison’s coming-out party as one of the most important young voices in literature.