Updated April 2020. Life as a 20-something isn’t always fun or pretty. I know, I’ve had the quarter-life crisis. At times, it’s very challenging and makes you really dig deep into your soul for answers. But there are other places you can look, too… like your bookshelf. I’ve always loved reading, but I’ll admit that, right now, I don’t read for pleasure as much as I should or would like to.