Recently, I asked my Facebook friends,
"What is one book that you would love to read again?"
As you can imagine, they shared their most deeply cherished selections - ones with the capacity to transfix you in wonder, transport you to another time and place, or transform your confusion into clarity.
Maybe one of these titles will spark warm or wondrous memories for you too!
22 Books Worth Reading More Than Once
- The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks
- The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett (link to free e-book)
- Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl
- A Course in Miracles
- A Return to Love, Reflections on the Principles of A Course in Miracles by Marianne Williamson
- The Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo
- The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
- Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India, and Indonesia by Elizabeth Gilbert
- Things Fall Apart: A Novel by Chinua Achebe
- A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth
- The Desire Map by Danielle LaPorte
- The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron
- The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom by Don Miguel Ruiz
- How to Make an American Quilt by Whitney Otto
- The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley
- The Afterlife of Billy Fingers: How My Bad-Boy Brother Proved to Me There's Life After Death by Annie Kagan
- The White Dragon by Anne McAffrey
- The Extraordinary Healing Powers of Ordinary Things: Fourteen Natural Steps to Health and Happiness by Larry Dossey
- Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein
- My Father's Dragon: The Classic Story for Children by Ruth Stiles Gannett (link to free e-book)
- The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
- The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success by Deepak Chopra
Many thanks to my friends on Facebook for your brilliant suggestions. You can join me on Facebook too for daily (or almost daily) inspiration.
Alternative Ways to Get Your Books
If you're concerned about the environment or having doubts about Amazon, here are several alternative ways to borrow or purchase books.
- Your local library, independent book store or used book shop if you're lucky to have one nearby.
- An independent online bookstore like Powells.com or Better World Books.
- Project Gutenberg - More than 450,000 free e-books.
Back to You
Is there a title in this list that captured your attention? What's the one book you would love to read again?
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