32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life Here's the thing: I love book lists but am Sooooo tired of them being weighted with the classics. At one point those classics were new books. So here ha go!
White Oleander | Books That Will Actually Change Your Life. Life will make or break you, and when Astrid’s mother is sent to prison for murdering a former lover, Astrid is put into foster care in Los Angeles. That’s enough to break anyone, but what we see is that she manages to survive, and relies on her inner strength to do that. (Inspirational much?!)