Saturday, September 7, 2013

What book changed your life? #BookwormsUnite

On September 4, 2013, I asked people on Twitter, "What book changed your life and why?"I received a ton of amazing responses, and I wanted to share an abridged list with my readers. If there is a book that changed your life that isn't on this list, please comment below or tweet me. I really appreciated the answers, and I can't wait to check out your recommendations!

  1. The Edge of Never by J.A. Redmerski and The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
  2. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
  3. The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene
  4. Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
  5. The Good Earth by Pearl S Buck
  6. Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling
  7. The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
  8. The Alexandria Quartet by Lawrence Durrell 
  9. The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-ExupĂ©ry
  10. Siddhartha by Herman Hesse  

 If you want to join in on the conversation, follow me @teresalo_tweets or comment below.


  1. "Redeeming Love" by Francine Rivers....because it portrayed so vividly the unlimited powers of selflessness and compassion.

  2. What dreams may come by Richard Matheson. It gave me hope for a life after death