What would you do if you could only own a few books, in this case, ten? What if you had to downsize? Which books could you live with and read over and over? It is NOT easy to choose just a few, but if I had to choose right now, this is what I could read over and over again. These books come right from my Personal Canon. (BTW, you should do a personal cannon, too.)
I cannot live without.
|Not my actual Bible.|
The Little House series by Laura Ingalls Wilder
These count as one; I love them as one.
Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
Still hung up on this one.
Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
Epic. So much story to love.
Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
To imagine such a short life could leave this impression forever.
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Still makes me cry.
Walden by Henry David Thoreau
Causes covetousness in me. (Probably not a good thing.)
The Hiding Place by Corrie Ten Boom
Would you be able to do this if called to stand for others?
Let's Roll by Lisa Beamer
An important memoir in courage and faith.