I Want to Recommend a Book

•○Sorta like a book club online. This is a place where we can recommend books to one another and chat about them...maybe we can all read the same book at once! 297 People

    The maddadam series by Margaret Atwood.

    Brilliant work. If you like, or love, dystopian novels as I do, it's a great read. Such interesting angles and reflections on today's society. Has anyone else read it? Like it??
    jinnyweasley jinnyweasley
    18-21, F
    Sep 10, 2014
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 18, 2015

    Your Fathers, Where Are They?

    and Your Prophets, Do They Live Forever?
    EndItAll515 EndItAll515
    18-21, M
    Sep 12, 2015

    Anything Ellen Hopkins

    she is a fantastic author for young adults. her books hold interest and have great stories that really make you think, and make it unresistable to put the books down
    monsterwithinme monsterwithinme
    18-21, F
    Oct 27, 2011

    Omg! Couldn't Put This One Down.....

    Hi. I read a book recently by an Author named Gigi Vega on Amazon. The book was short but provided plenty of sequences and turns of events that were shocking and at times upsetting. The Author was born and raised in Chicago....she's amazing and is full of strength to have gone...
    NiyaDS20 NiyaDS20
    18-21
    Sep 11, 2012

    Morbid Curiosity Cures The Blues

    It's crazy, it's strange, it's just plain morbid. I love the part where some pimp jumps into a man's car and forces him to drive with a gun, and then the driver starts blabbing about the Zodiac Killer and scares the living daylights out of the pimp---he probably thought the...
    Zerelja Zerelja
    18-21, F
    Dec 31, 2011

    Summer of the monkeys.

    Newberry award winner. Your kids and the kid in you will love it...
    A1m1A A1m1A
    46-50, M
    1 Response Sep 12, 2015

    The Mists of Avalon. It is a mixture of

    fairytale, history and esoteric. it makes us travel to a long distant universe.
    ElfawithaWolfHeart ElfawithaWolfHeart
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Feb 9

    Two Books That Made Me Want To Read Everything The Author Has Written: I Like Experimental Fiction

    1. The Post-Birthday World by Lionel Shriver If you like to see authors experiment with literary forms, you'll love this one. The novel's protagonist, Irina, has dinner with a friend of her longtime partner's, feels a strong attraction to him, and wants to kiss him. Does she...
    SomethingLikeALady SomethingLikeALady
    41-45, F
    Sep 26, 2013

    David Hunter ~A practical Guide to Critical

    Thinking *deciding what to do & believe*
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Oct 18, 2015

    Jenny Villiers: A Story Of The Theatre

    I would like to recommend you a short novel by J. B. Priestley. It made my heart shiver, it made my mind work, it made me cry, it made my whole being feel. It's a novel about Theatre, and it will make you understand, that all you know about theatre is just nothing. And maybe you...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 31, 2012

    Marie Kondo's "The Life-Changing Magic of

    Tidying Up" Change my closet - change my life.
    FindMeElsewhere FindMeElsewhere
    22-25
    1 Response Sep 14, 2015

    World War Z

    This is by far the best zombie novel out there. I am reading for the fourth time lol. Like how it written interviews with different characters, acts like the apoctolypse aready happened.
    gaul92 gaul92
    22-25, M
    1 Response Oct 14, 2011

    Answer to Job, Carl Gustav Jung.

    A tryly feast for open-minded Christians, and a nightmare for close-minded ones, Answer to Job is considered by some as Jung's most important word. Jung's take on the Holy scriptures is certainly a revolutionary and controversial one. Starting from an insight in the Book of...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    1 Response Oct 22, 2015
    baaabybee baaabybee
    22-25, F
    Oct 17, 2015
    2b5h 2b5h
    18-21, M
    Apr 12, 2015

    Special Agent Pendergast Series

    If you like detective novels . . . mysteries or suspense . . . you must try this series by Preston and Child . . . each one a New York Times best seller . . . it will quench your thirst for everything you ever wanted in a book . . . also excellent if you are not looking for alot...
    maltesemermaid maltesemermaid
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 28, 2013

    Everybody Lies...............

    " Everybody Lies.Cops lie . Lawyers lie. Witnesses lie . The victims lie .A trial is a contest of lies. And everybody in the courtroom knows this. The judge knows this. Even the jury knows this. They come into the building knowing they will be lied to. They take their seats in...
    softkitti softkitti
    22-25, F
    9 Responses Mar 28, 2012

    Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman.

    It's my absolute favorite. I'm in love with it
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 7

    Looking for Alaska - John Green Love the book!

    Can relate so much with the main girl... must read! Not your typical cliche novel. i swear!
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 13, 2015

    The undomestic goddess by Sophie Kinsella.

    ...its one of my favourites
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 18, 2015

    In her book, "This Changes Everything:

    Capitalism vs. the Climate", Naomi Klein argues that the climate crisis cannot be addressed in the current era of neoliberal market fundamentalism, which encourages profligate consumption and has resulted in mega-mergers and trade agreements hostile to the health of the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Feb 9
    LyraBennett LyraBennett
    18-21, F
    Oct 17, 2015

    Anything by Noam Chomsky,

    or Anarchy Evolution, by Greg Graffin.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 17, 2015

    Some Dogs Are Angels - Mark Starmer

    I have just bought a book called 'Some Dogs Are Angels'. I want to recommend it very strongly to everyone who reads this.  It is a beautifully written true story about an English businessman who discovers that he can hear and communicate with angelic beings. This is...
    Midge111 Midge111
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 10, 2009
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 17, 2015

    Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell.

    I'm reading it right now and it's really good. :)
    LittleMidnight LittleMidnight
    18-21
    Oct 18, 2015

    Any book by Jon Ronson,

    however for EPers it has to be 'So you've been publicly shamed' and absolute must read.
    jo1966 jo1966
    46-50, M
    1 Response Oct 18, 2015

    A Street Cat Named Bob: And How He Saved My

    Life by James Bowen. I am a big cat lover, and this story is inspirational for anyone else who is a cat lover. James Bowen, a heroin addict and a street performer musician, tells the story of how he nursed a injured cat back to health that he found in the hallway of his...
    TheEnduringSunrise TheEnduringSunrise
    18-21, F
    Apr 12, 2015

    To Be Read...

    TO BE READ...LIST of Some good books for self improvement and self discovery. PLEASE SHARE THE NAMES OF BOOKS THAT HAVE TOUCHED YOU AND BROUGHT CHANGE IN YOUR LIFEYOU CAN HEAL YOURSELF- Louise HayEXCUSES BE GONE! DR WAYNE DYERGETTING UNSTUCK- PEMA CHODRONTHE ART OF CHOOSING...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 8, 2013

    A Taste For Adventure ?

    If you're in the mood for something more adventurous . . . then James Rollins is your man . . . whether it's the Sigma Force series with Commander Gray Pierce or his single's books that will sweep you off to unknown lands . . . these are the ones I've been too already . . . they...
    maltesemermaid maltesemermaid
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jan 28, 2013

    The Devil in the White City- Erik

    Larson Historical, yet entertaining.
    zydeko zydeko
    18-21
    Apr 12, 2015

    Fury-Less: Part One

    I've thought of myself as having an anger problem for quite some time. I get angry, easily, and don't express it in a healthy way.  That's an anger problem, right?  Well, what better way to find some healing answers than to read?  I began reading Koren Zailckas' memoir...
    kristinlately kristinlately
    26-30, F
    May 29, 2013

    My Favorite Series

    I lovee the hush hush series by becca fitzpatrick! Im almost on the last book. If you like stuff about immortals and relationships between immortals and mortals. then maybe you might like this. If you wanna know what it about, look it up cuz i suck a summaries.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 7, 2012

    I Recommend This Book...

    "The Last Man" by Vince Flynn. It's part of a series, and all of his books are great!
    Karen21632 Karen21632
    41-45, F
    May 18, 2013

    http://data.nur.nu/Kutub/English/Ibriz_transl-O-Kane-J-and-Bernd-Radtke-2007-Pure-Gold-From-the-Words-of-Sayyidi-Abd-Al-Aziz-Al-Dabbagh.pdf Anyone into spirituality will love this .
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 26, 2015

    Just finished reading Dr.

    Jekyll and Mr. Hyde for the upteenth time. Very fascinating horror story. Rather than relying on gore or violence for the element of horror, RLS uses the schism of human nature--how we are drawn to evil out of what lies within us rather than outside. We have nothing to fear but...
    depressedrecluse777 depressedrecluse777
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 18, 2015

    Between Life And Death

    I'm cheating here.  It's actually just a short story I'm recommending, especially for those of you into philosophical discourse, with a touch of romance tossed in for fun.  It's a piece of fiction by Chinese author Su Shu-yang entitled "Between Life and Death."  I...
    UnderEli UnderEli
    46-50, M
    Oct 5, 2010

    Sturm, by Ernst Jünger.

    I have been an avid reader of Júnger since many years ago his magnus opus "On the marble cliffs" fell into my hands. In my opinion, he is one of the most lucid, insightful thinkers of the 20th century. Sturm is a short novel, located in the frontline during World War I. Sturm...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    1 Response Oct 17, 2015

    Author and Authorship (Ernst Jünger) Jünger

    has been one of my favorite authors since I happened to read his novel "On the marble cliffs" many years ago. "Author and authorship" is a reflection of the role of the writer in society. Jünger holds the opinion that any worthy author is an expression of the spirit of the time...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    Oct 29, 2015

    Someday This Pain Will be Useful to You by

    Peter Cameron. It's a really nice novel. :P
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 11, 2015

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