I believe in the power of reading.
These are a few of my favorite books.
It’s a mixed bag: fiction, nonfiction, Christian and secular.
I’ll add to it periodically.
My all-time favorite isn’t on the list because it stands alone: the Bible.
- Shepherding Women in Pain: Real Women, Real Issues and What You Need to Know to Truly Help, by Beverly White Hislop
- Fervent: A Woman’s Battle Plan to Serious, Specific and Strategic Prayer, by Priscilla Shirer
- Give Your Child the World: Raising Globally Minded Kids One Book at a Time, by Jamie C. Martin
- Uninvited: Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out, and Lonely, by Lysa TerKeurst
- Women of the Word: How to Study the Bible with Both Our Hearts and Our Minds, by Jen Wilkin
- Come with Me, by Suzanne Eller
- Peace like a River, by Leif Enger
- The Girl Who Chased the Moon, by Sarah Addison Allen
- Shiloh Autumn, by Bodie and Brock Thoene
- A Fall of Marigolds, by Susan Meissner
- Flight Patterns, by Karen White
- The Light Between Oceans, by M. L. Stedman
- A Month of Summer, by Lisa Wingate
- The Gifting, by K. E. Ganshert
- The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah
- Water from My Heart, by Charles Martin
- Big Little Lies, by Liane Moriarty
- All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr
- The Midwife’s Confession, by Diane Chamberlain
- The Invention of Wings, by Sue Monk Kidd
- The Good Dream, by Donna VanLiere
- The One and Only Ivan, by Katherine Applegate
- Calling Me Home, by Julie Kibler
- The Kitchen House, by Kathleen Grissom
- Sarah’s Key, by Tatiana de Rosnay
- Moon Over Manifest, by Clare Vanderpool
- The Help, by Kathryn Stockett
- The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society,
by Annie Barrows and Mary Ann Shaffer
- Saving CeeCee Honeycutt, by Beth Hoffman