Top 10 books that transformed my life

top 10 books

Books are the most authentic and captivating travel of ideas. The more we read, the more we take measures in life. There are hundreds of writers with impressive art to shape the words beautifully for attracting the readers, they write in a life-changing way. There are some books that affect so much to change the way we think. However, we often go with the reading experience which shifts our beliefs and leaves us with life-changing questions. If you are a book worm and you are planning to get some books for amazing reading experiences, here is a list of top 10 books that will transform your life.

“One must always be careful of books,” said Tessa, “and what is inside them, for words have the power to change us.”
― Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Angel

1. The Alchemist

The Alchemist
The Alchemist

The book was written by Brazilian author “Paulo Coelho” and published in the year 1988. Everyone who ever read this book said it transformed them into their own better version as humans. “The Alchemist” is a beautifully written book. It is highly descriptive and easy to understand for anybody. This book answers the questions that generally people face during the journey of becoming something. Overall, It gives a brave hope for everyone to struggle and stand up to win in their lives. It teaches how one should listen to the heart and follow the dreams.

2. The Artist’s Way

The Artist’s Way
The Artist’s Way

“The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path To Higher Creativity” is written by American author ‘Julia Cameron” and published in the year 1992. It is an immensely subterranean yet simple book that every artist must read once. This book is more of a workbook for an artist. As it alters in a positive means the way we think. Reading this book is entirely a dynamic experience. The best part about this book is it has the power to switch creativity in anyone. However, this is not specifically for one field, it touches each and all and leaves the readers to stun.

3. Life Of Pi

Life Of Pi
Life Of Pi

This book “Life Of Pi’ was written by “Yann Martel” and originally published in 2001. This book is a fantasy fiction which is, considered one of the best of the present time. It focuses on the life-changing experience of a boy named Pi who sets an adventurous journey with a hyena and a Bengal Tiger in the ocean in a lifeboat that is in the middle of nowhere. The book has nothing to tell with the religions, it only emphases on the importance of nature, God and own strength.

4. The Road Less Traveled

The Road Less Travelled
The Road Less Traveled

This book “The Road Less Traveled” was written by “M. Scott Peck” and it came in book form in 1978. It is a marvelous example of how the problems we face eventually create our stronger form. The book beautifully showcased that confronting and solving the issues is the best option in order to keep ourselves on track and on the same page with life. Overall, it is a non-fiction, which is packed with lessons that teach us how we rise when we face problems in life and how problems create courage and wisdom in one’s life.

5. The History of Love

The History of Love

“The History Of Love” was written by American writer “Nicole Krauss”, and published in 2005. This is an ultimate edition of mysteries and adventures. For very sure, it will leave you thinking about the central characters even after days you finish your reading. Overall, it is an enthralling and grandeur experience of reading fiction. It is a story that will never fade from your memories.

6. Conversations With God

Conversations With God
Conversations With God

This book “Conversations With God: An Uncommon Dialogue” was written by “Neil Donald Walsch” and published in the year 2006. To be specific this book is a trilogy. Regardless of your beliefs, the content of this book plays well with the thoughts. This book questions the existence and position of one in the world. Reading these books will be a riveting and distinctive experience.

7. The Giving Tree

The Giving tree

“The Giving Tree” is a children book demonstrated by “Shel Silverstein” and it was first published in 1964. This book is a pure illustration of gifting and giving. The book teaches us about the ways of accepting affection and love in different ways. Also, it alters the way we demand everything and make us acquire to receive. Moreover, it is a diverse representation of art that shows solemnity in flawless ways.

8. Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience

Flow The Psychology Of Optimal Experience
Flow: The Psychology Of Optimal Experience

The book was written by a Psychologist that makes it obvious for us to understand how it will play with our thoughts. Flow: Also, the Psychology of Optimal Experience was written by the Hungarian-American psychologist “Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi” and published in 2013. Moreover, it explains various aspects of how an individual think and this life-changing book will definitely tell you how to channel the flow of happiness.

9. Sophie’s World

Sophie's World
Sophie’s World

This book is a narration of the life of Sophie Amundsen. Sophie’s world was written in 1991, by a popular Norwegian writer “Jostein Gaarder”. It revolves around the story of a middle-aged girl who introduces herself to the philosophy. As a matter of fact, this book leaves one to ponder two devastating questions. First, who are you? And second Where does the world come from?

10. The Red Tent

The Red Tent
The Red Tent

The book was written by “Anita Diamant” and published in 1997. This story alters the way you think about biblical times. Although, It is strongly feminist and reveals a lot about the ancient time thoughts of and about women. It changes the opinion and leaves a whole lot of questions.

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Posted On - December 18, 2019 | Posted By - Navneet Suryavanshi | Read By -


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