“Books are the perfect entertainment: no commercials, no batteries, hours of enjoyment for each dollar spent. What I wonder is why everybody doesn’t carry a book around for those inevitable dead spots in life.”
― Stephen King

I order and check out more books than I can possibly read. The stack of books offer comfort and a place of refuge. Here is what is currently on my book shelf:

The Course of Love by Alain de Botton

The Situation and the Story: The Art of the Personal Narrative by Vivian Gornick

Fierce On The Page: Become the Writer You Were Meant to Be and Succeed on Your Own Terms by Sage Cohen

A Man Called Ove by Frederik Backman

Rich and Pretty by Rumaan Alam

What’s on your bookshelf?

Image: bookshelf spectrum by chotda via Flickr.