Meaningful Monday…Books

Books… speak to us thoughtfully, one at a time. They demand our attention. And they demand that we briefly put aside our own beliefs and prejudices and listen to someone else’s. There’s one question I think we should ask one another a lot more often, and that’s “What  are you reading?” Will Schwalbe’s Books for Living

So..what are you reading? I’d really love to add more to my list of “must-reads!”

You cannot direct the wind, but you can adjust the sails!

1 Comment

  1. Jeanine, I’m currently reading ‘LaRose’ by Louise Erdrich, and am loving it, although very tragic start.
    Previous to this I read The Sellout by Paul Beatty – didn’t like it at all. (It’s a satire on modern black Americans and maybe because I’m not American, most of it was lost on me – and my book club…!)

    Next read that I’m looking forward to:
    Days Without End, by Sebastian Barry

    Books I’ve loved in the last few months:
    Preparation for the Next Life – Atticus Lish
    A Place Called Winter – Patrick Gale (10/10 from me)
    All the Light We Cannot See – Anthony Doerr

    Book of the Decade, unless something incredibly incredible comes along!
    A Little Life – Hanya Yanagihara

    Book of the previous decade –
    Wolf Hall, by Hilary Mantel

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