Friday, December 20, 2013

Sign-Posts Along My Journey Through Life

Education---

Books open new worlds to their readers.  They stir the imagination, provoke thought, and shape world views. Here is a list of ten of my favorite works of Fiction that have played some small role in my on-going journey and development through life.  

Fiction

  1. Coral Island - RM Ballantyne
  2. The Fall - Albert Camus
  3. The Iliad - Homer
  4. Shane - Jack Schaefer
  5. Children of Kaywana - Edgar Mittelholzer
  6. Heart of DarknessJoseph Conrad
  7. Frankenstein - Mary Shelley
  8. The Mahabharata (translated by William Buck)
  9. Brothers Karamazov - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  10. Things Fall Apart - Chinua Achebe