September 2nd, 2016
Episode 340 of 540 episodes
Because nothing boosts happiness more than a great book, each month, I suggest: one outstanding book about happiness or habits one outstanding work of children’s or young-adult literature–I have a crazy passion for kidlit one eccentric pick–a widely admired and excellent book that I love, yes, but one that may not appeal to everyone Shop at IndieBound, BN.com, or Amazon (I’m an affiliate), or your favorite local bookstore. Or my favorite, visit the library! For all the books I choose, I love them; I’ve read most of them at least twice if not many times; and they’re widely admired. Drumroll… A book about happiness, good habits, or human nature: The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson. Buy from IndieBound; BN.com; Amazon. An outstanding children’s book: Judy’s Journey by Lois Lenski Buy from IndieBound; BN.com; Amazon. An eccentric pick: Labyrinths by Jorge Luis Borges Buy from IndieBound; BN.com; Amazon. Some readers have said that they wished that I’d describe and make the case for my book choices, instead of just providing links. I’ve noticed that many times, when someone describes a book to me, I want to read it less. And often, ... The post Revealed! Book Club Choices for September. Such Good Books. appeared first on Gretchen Rubin.