Books for Living

Books for Living by Will Schwalbe is tailor made for the book lover. He has written an essay for each book that was life changing for him. The books range from childhood favorites like Stuart Little to recent novels such as A Little Life. He talks about books as a valuable tool for understanding a chaotic, modern world. We have all read that fiction makes us more empathetic by enhancing our ability to step into someone else’s shoes. Schwalbe has given us a fascinating peek into the selection of one person, leading us to perhaps think of our own books for a living.