Fiction is so great, but I think a lot of people get caught up in that and ignore memoirs. You shouldn’t! You can learn so much from reading about someone else’s life, and about what they learned from dealing with their own problems and issues. We’re lucky enough to be living in a time when so many strong females are writing inspiring books, and you’d be silly not to add them to your book list. So, here are 12 memoirs every girl needs to read before she turns 18.