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you have entered the secret library.

have a browse.

To request a book,

please reply to me (xandra@heroinetraining.com) with your selection.

— or, tell me what you’re in the mood for and i’ll send you a surprise :)

it will be posted to you shortly.

when you return your book, you will be elgible to re-enter the secret library.

when you’re finished,

you may post it back to the secret library. notes in the margins are encouraged.

when you your returned book is received, you will be eligible for re-entry to select a new book.

no late fees

please feel free to keep your book for as long as you please – forever, if you wish!


The Following Titles Are Available:

  • The Quiet Little Woman by Louisa May Alcott
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
  • It Will Set You Free by Caitlin Elizabeth Harper
  • On Writing by Stephen King
  • The Life Changing Magic of Tidying by Marie Kondo
  • Spark Joy by Marie Kondo
  • Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
  • Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins
  • Queer Eye by Antoni Porowski, Tan France, Jonathan Van Ness, Bobby Berk, & Karamo Brown
  • Citizen by Claudia Rankine
  • The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
  • All Roads Lead to Austen by Amy Smith
  • Get Rich, Lucky Bitch! by Denise Duffield Thomas
  • Walt Disney: An American Original by Bob Thomas
  • The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin


The Following Titles Are On Loan:

  • The Uncommon Reader by Alan Bennett
  • Hera Lindsay Bird by Hera Lindsay Bird
  • Daring to Rest by Karen Brody
  • The Night is Darkening Round Me by Emily Brontë
  • Sacred Seduction by Kitty Cavalier
  • Matilda by Roald Dahl
  • Love Poems by Carol Ann Duffy
  • Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazzi
  • Blink by Malcolm Gladwell
  • To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han
  • Keep Going by Austin Kleon
  • China Rich Girlfriend by Kevin Kwan
  • Anna K by Jenny Lee
  • The Master’s Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master’s House by Audre Lorde
  • Reality is Broken by Jane McGonigal
  • The Cobble Street Cousins by Cynthia Rylant
  • The Goddess Experience by Gisele Scanlon
  • Lessons from Madame Chic by Jennifer L. Scott
  • Fame by Andy Warhol
  • Loveboat Taipei by Abigail Hing Wen
  • Multiple Choice by Alejandro Zambra