I used to spend an awful lot of money on books.
And then I rediscovered my local public library.
Now I try to borrow books at the library and read them before I purchase them.
Try is in italics because I don’t have a 100% success rate.
In any case, here is my list of books to purchase:
- Thank You For Arguing: What Aristotle, Lincoln, and Homer Simpson Can Teach Us About the Art of Persuasion by Jay Heinrichs
- The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph From the Frontiers of Brain Science by Norman Doidge
- What Got You Here Won’t Get You There: Discover the 20 Workplace Habits You Need to Break by Marshall Goldsmith
- More Than You Know: Finding Financial Wisdom in Unconventional Places by Michael J. Mauboussin
- The Mathematics of Love by Emma Darwin
- The How of Happiness: A Scientific Approach to Getting the Life You Want by Sonja Lyubomirsky
- The Veggie Gardener’s Answer Book: Solutions to Every Problem You’ll Ever Face Answers to Every Question You’ll Ever Ask by Barbara W. Ellis
- How to Pick a Peach: The Search for Flavor from Farm to Table by Russ Parsons
- The Flavor Bible: The Essential Guide to Culinary Creativity, Based on the Wisdom of America’s Most Imaginative Chefs by Karen Page and Andrew Dornenburg
- A Dream of Red Mansions (4-Volume Set) [BOX SET] by Cao Xueqin
- Outlaws of the Marsh (Chinese Classics 4-Volume Boxed Set) [BOX SET] edited by Shi Nai’An, Guanzhong Luo and Sidney Shapiro
- Three Kingdoms: Chinese Classics (Classic Novel in 4-Volumes) translated by Moss Roberts