Books you need to read at least once in your life
In honor of World Book Day it only seems appropriate to create a list of books that have been taken off the shelves by millions of people. Whether you are a reader who enjoys physically turning pages or have become a reader that enjoys the compactness of e-reading, these books will undoubtedly be page, or click, turners.
One of the best times to start creating good reading habits is while children are young. This is a great way to spend time as a family as well as get their creativity and imagination juices flowing. If you only get a chance to purchase a few books while they are young, here are 6 that they are bound to love.
-Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak
-What Do People Do All Day? Richard Scarry
-Curious George Margret Rey and HA Rey
-Green Eggs and Ham Dr. Seuss
-The Snowy Day Ezra Jack Keats
-Goodnight Moon Margaret Wise Brown
While life can seem overwhelming as a teenager, hopefully teens can find time to put away electronics and sit back to enjoy a good book as well. Here are 6 books that will challenge and stretch young minds.
-Glass Sword Victoria Aveyard
-The Boy in the Striped Pajamas John Boyne
-The Book Thief Markus Zusak
-To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee
-The Catcher in the Rye J.D. Salinger
-The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Sherman Alexie
The passion for reading should never stop though. Whether you enjoy taking a break from reality and getting lost in another world or want to read more factual books, there is an endless list for you as well.
-The Picture of Dorian Gray Oscar Wilde
-The Sun Also Rises and To Whom the Bell Tolls Ernest Hemingway
-1984 George Orwell
-Don Quixote Miguel De Cervantes
-Ulysses James Joyce
-The Brothers Karamazov Fyodor Dostoyevsky