“When I was a child, when I was an adolescent,
books saved me from despair: that convinced me
that culture was the highest of values[…].”
― Simone de Beauvoir, The Woman Destroyed
I started my journey reading de Beauvoir with Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter. It was a coup de coeur, a love at first sight. And I was so obsessed so much that I would like to read all of her books. Simone de Beauvoir wrote variety of books and here are the top 5 picks I get started with from memoir, novel and philosophy.
★Best 5 books by Simone de Beauvoir