Inspiring Summer Reads 2019


Looking for some inspiration this summer?

We’ve asked around some of our Ethel Studio friends for recommendations of some inspiring reads for the summer of 2019. Enjoy!


How to Change The World

By Clare Press

—Ashleyn Przedwiecki

sustainable fashion advocate + founder of Threaded

Minneapolis, MN


A Yogi’s Guide to Joy

by Sadhguru

— Lucia Yess

yoga teacher + owner of Yess Yoga

Minneapolis, MN

With the Fire on High

By Elizabeth Acevedo

Lisa Magee

herbalist + women’s health enthusiast

Greenville, SC

I Contain Multitudes

The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life

By Ed Yong

—Chanelle Crosby

writer + farmer + healer at the intersection of art, spirituality + medicine

Portland, OR

Pleasure Activism

The Politics of Feeling Good

By adrienne marie brown

—Anna Lee

artist + milliner + creative guidance facilitator

Fargo, ND


The Power of Women Leading from the Heart

Edited by Nina Simons

—Rebecca Magee

sustainable fashion pro + facilitator + women's retreat host

Austin, TX

The Spirit Almanac

A Modern Guide to Ancient Self-Care

By Emma Loewe + Lindsay Kellner

—Sara Weinreb

writer + sustainability consultant + Medium Well podcaster 

Denver, CO

Full Moon Feast

Food and the Hunger for Connection

By Jessica Prentice

—Abbi Miller

CEO of Biz Babe™ + yoga teacher + health coach

Austin, TX

Anatomy of the Spirit

The Seven Stages of Power and Healing

By Caroline Myss

—Chelsea Gross

cartographer + reiki practitioner

Brightwaters, NY

Wisdom Rising

Journey into the Mandala of the Empowered Feminine

By Lama Tsultrim Allione

—Maggie Dimmick

founder of Ethel Studio

Minneapolis, MN

Happy summer reading! Let us know which ones you’ve read and enjoyed!