October 4th, 2016
Episode 362 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: My Antonia by Willa Cather Buy from IndieBound; BN.com; Amazon. An outstanding children’s book: Jane-Emily by Patricial Clapp Buy from IndieBound; BN.com; Amazon. An eccentric pick: My Struggle, Book 1 by Karl Ove Knausgaard 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! Three Book Club Choices for October. Happy Reading! appeared first on Gretchen Rubin.