Recommended Books

📘 Books

A sampling of some good books or series, in no particular order (other than by title). If you ask me what you should read, I will send you this list.

I'm limiting this list to one book per author. This list includes some "first book of series" entries.

Cover title author series Rating|80 A Thousand Splendid Suns Khaled Hosseini - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 A Wizard of Earthsea Ursula K. Le Guin Earthsea Cycle ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 Boy's Life Robert McCammon - ⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 Children of Time Adrian Tchaikovsky Children of Time ⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 Cloud Cuckoo Land Anthony Doerr - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 Crime And Punishment Fyodor Dostoevsky - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 Dune Frank Herbert Dune ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 East of Eden John Steinbeck - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 Lonesome Dove Larry McMurtry - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 Nonviolence Preston M. Sprinkle - ⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 Piranesi Susanna Clarke - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 Senlin Ascends Josiah Bancroft Books of Babel ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 The Count of Monte-Cristo Alexandre Dumas - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 The Fellowship Of The Ring J.R.R. Tolkien The Lord of the Rings ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 The Kingdom, the Power, and the Glory Tim Alberta - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 The Little Friend Donna Tartt - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 The Luminaries Eleanor Catton - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 The Way of Kings Brandon Sanderson The Stormlight Archive ⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 Till We Have Faces C.S. Lewis - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐|80 Watership Down Richard Adams - ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐