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Books with cult followings.... Some of these books I could have lived without reading. Fear of Flying and Youth and Revolt to name a few

50 Essential Cult Novels

Siddhartha Hermann Hesse - my second favorite and the true compliment to Narcissus & Goldmund

I like being alone. At least I convince myself that I'm better off that way. - Gregory House M.

The Art of Happiness: A Handbook for Living: Amazon.co.uk: The Dalai Lama…

The Art of Happiness Paperback. In this unique and important book, one of the world's great spiritual leaders offers his practical wisdom and advice on how we can overcome everyday human problems and achieve lasting happiness. The Art .

"You love nobody. Is that not true?" "Maybe," said Siddhartha wearily. "I am like you. You cannot love either, otherwise how could you practice love as an art? Perhaps people like us cannot love. Ordinary people can - that is their secret."  — Hermann Hesse (Siddhartha)

Herman Hesse’s Steppenwolf invites us into a magical interpretation of the journey moving through and out of the liminality of middle life (individuation), “a third kingdom is open . an imaginary and yet sovereign world, humor.

Watching this right now. I've always wanted to try the peach that they're eating. I looks so good! :D

Book Talk Tuesday: Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach : A Children's Story by Roald Dahl. A young boy escapes from two wicked aunts and embarks on a series of adventures with six giant insects he meets inside a giant peach.

Look to Him and be Radiant: Stories & Scripture- The Giving Tree & The Prodigal Son

“Once there was a tree, and she loved a little boy. and she loved a boy very, very much-- even more than she loved herself.” “And the tree was happy” ~The Giving Tree Shel Silverstein

Which Books Should We Stop Calling Classics?

Which Books Should We Stop Calling Classics?

Ulysses, by James Joyce, with cover design by Edward McKnight Kauffer. Published by Random House, 1946

Looking for some great books for men? I got you covered. I talked to my Facebook gals, had them hit up their men to find out their most favorite book, and then tell me all about it. Real men, real favorites. Here's 15 of the books they suggested (some new favorites, others are favorites from their childhood, that they still love today.) I hope you find the perfect one! When you're done checking these out, be sure to see my Father's Day Gift Ideas for 2014, follow my Gifts for Men Pinterest…

15 Favorite Books for Men ~ Real Men, Real Favorites

Credit: PR 6. The Kite Runner by Khaled HosseiniHosseini's first novel tells how Amir is brought up alongside Hassan,...

Banned Books Week 2013: The top 10 challenged titles – in pictures

The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini. Story of a boy Amir, from Afghanistan who needs to find his way in the world as he realizes that his own belief system is not that of his dominant culture. Set in Afghanistan and the United States.

You need to read this TODAY. Why? Because Big Brother is still trying to take over nearly 30 years later.

Is the NSA leak scandal giving a boost to a couple classic novels?

Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - 1001 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die (Bilbary Town Library: Good for Readers, Good for Libraries)

With effortless grace, celebrated author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie illuminates a seminal moment in modern African history: Biafra's impassioned struggle to establish an independent republic in southeastern Nigeria during the late

Top 10 Self Help Books - 'The Secret,' 'Lean-In,' 'Seven Habits of Highly Effective People' - Elle

10 Self-Help Books that Actually Help

Here are some cool items that book fanatics would love.

Here are some cool items that book fanatics would love. I want all of these so badly! The finger bookmark.