Recommended Books

Last Updated 7/10/2015
These are a list of books that I have read at various times for study or pleasure, and would recommend to others. The list is ever growing, so be sure to check back soon!

Favorite Authors:

-Jane Austen
-Louisa May Alcott
-Robert Louis Stevenson
-Henry David Thoreau
-Robert Frost
-Homer
-John Muir
-Jonathan Edwards
-E.W. Bullinger
-Eric and Leslie Ludy
-Richard Rives
-Larry Burkett
-Alison Weir
-Francis Schaeffer
-Jules Verne
-John Maxwell
-Vance Nelson

Book List: (There is no specific order.)
 
Fiction:
-Fahrenheit 451 - by Ray Bradbury
-Hind's Feet on High Places - by Hannah Hurnard
-The Complete Volume of Sherlock Holmes - by Aurthur Conan Doyle (favorites!)
-Before You Meet Prince Charming - by Sarah Mally
-The Basket of Flowers - by Christoph von Schmid
-The Lake Shore series - by Oliver Optic
- Great Expectations - by Charles Dickens
-The Chosen - by Chaim Potok
-A Hive of Busy Bees - by Effie M. Williams (character stories)
-Another Hive of Busy Bees - by Effie M. Williams (sequel to the above book)
-Mother - Kathleen Norris
-The Silver Chalice - Thomas B. Costain

-Brave New World - Alduos Huxley 

-In His Steps - Charles Sheldon
-To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee
-A Single Shard - Linda Sue Park (Related post HERE)
-The Help - Kathryn Stockett
-The Jungle - Upton Sinclair
-Goodbye, Mr. Chips - James Hilton

Non-Fiction - Biographies and Historical Subjects:
-Daughters of Destiny - by Noelle Wheeler
-Making Brothers and Sisters Best Friends - by Sarah, Stephen, and Grace Mally
-Testimonies of Godly Courtship - by John Weaver
-George Eastman: A Biography - Elizabeth Brayer
-The Deeds of my Fathers - by Paul David Pope
-The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt - by T.J. Stiles
-The Frozen-Water Trade - by Gavin Weightman
-Sea of Gray: The Around-the-World Odyssey of the Confederate Raider 'Shenandoah' - by Tom Chaffin
-Lauren Bacall by Myself - An autobiography
-The End of Empire: Attila the Hun and the Fall of Rome - Christopher Kelly
-Better For All The World - Harry Bruinius (Reviewed HERE)
-Revolution in World Missions - K.P. Yohannan (Gospel for Asia)
-The Fractalist: A Memoir - Benoit B. Mandelbrot
-Gold of Exodus - Howard Blum
-The Day After Roswell - Col. Philip J. Corso, Ret.
-In The Wake of The Plague - Norman F. Cantor

-Well Behaved Women Seldom Make History - Laurel Thatcher Ulrich (A History of Well-behaved Women)
-Men of Science, Men of God - Dr. Henry Morris, I
-The Heart of the Antarctic - Ernest Shackleton
-In God's Path - Robert G. Holyland
-The Island at the Center of the World - Russell Shorto
-The Idea of India - Sunil Khilnani
-The Gates of Africa - Anthony Sattin
-The Hiding Place - Corrie Ten Boom

Non-Fiction - Other Texts - Sorted by Subject:
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Pertaining to Worldviews and Christian Living:
-The Witness of the Stars - by E.W. Bullinger
-Devils, Demons, and the Return of the Nephilim - by John Klein and Adam Spears (Insightful Scripture Studies)
-Listening to the Language of the Bible - Lois Tverberg and Bruce Okkema (favorites!)
-Disney and the Bible - Perucci Ferraiuolo
-Assumptions That Affect our Lives - Christian Overman
-The Deadliest Monster - J.F. Baldwin (favorites!)
-The Seven Laws of Teaching - John Milton Gregory
-Jewish Insights Into the New Testament - Barbara Richmond (favorites!)
-Wild at Heart - John Eldredge
-Holy Cow! - Hope Egan
-Will Our Generation Speak? - Grace Mally (favorites!)
-Preparing to be His Helpmeet - Debi Pearl
-Created to be His Helpmeet - Debi Pearl
-Wrestling Prayer - Eric and Leslie Ludy (Ellerslie Ministry) (favorites!)
-God's Gift to Women - Eric Ludy
-Sacred Singleness - Leslie Ludy (SetApartGirl Magazine)
-It's Not That Complicated - Anna Sofia and Elizabeth Botkin
-Cruel and Usual Punishment - Nonie Darwish
-Becoming Myself - Stasi Eldredge


Poetry and Prose:
-So Much More - by Anna Sofia and Elizabeth Botkin
-How To Be A Lady - by Harvey Newcomb
-Verses of Virtue - by Elizabeth Bealle Phillips (of Vision Forum Ministries)
-Poems For Patriarchs - by Douglas W. Phillips (of Vision Forum Ministries)
-American Poetry and Prose - Norman Foerster

-Great Freethinkers: Selected Quotations - James C. Sanford
 
Finance, Business, and Economics:
-The Marketing of Evil - David Kupelian
-Maxed Out - James D. Scurlock
-Free and Clear - Howard Dayton

-The Four Year Career - Richard Bliss Brooke
-ABC's of Building a Young Living Business - Karen Hopkins
-Making the First Circle Work - Randy Gage
-Entrepreneur Magazine - Published Quarterly
 
Other/Misc.:
-Weedless Gardening - by Lee Reich
-Wife Dressing - Rosemary Fogarty

- How to be a Hepburn in a Hilton World - Jordan Christy
-In Sheep's Clothing - George Simon, Jr., PhD.
-Anger - Carol Tavris
-Gentle Babies - Debra Raybern
-Essential Oil Desk/Pocket Reference Guide(s) - Life Science Publishing (favorites!)
-Taming the Dragon Within - David and LeAnn Dearduff, DC
-Inner Transformations Using Essential Oils - David and LeAnn Dearduff, DC
-Bringing Out the Best in People - Alan Loy McGinnis
-The Definitive Book of Body Language - Allan and Barbara Pease
-Cruel and Usual Punishment - Nonie Darwish

Scientific Pursuits:
-The Great Dinosaur Mystery Solved! - Ken Ham
-Dragons or Dinosaurs - Derek Isaacs (favorites!)
-Wonders in the Sky - Jacques Vallee and Chris Aubeck
-Apocalypse: Earthquakes, Archaeology, and the Wrath of God - Amos Nur and Dawn Burgess (favorites!)
-Wonders without Number - David Rives (David Rives Ministries
) (favorites!)
-The New Astronomy Book - Dr. Jonathan Henry
-The Story of Physics - Anne Rooney
-A Curious History of Mathematics - Joel Levy
-The Intriguing Story of the Elements - Jack Challoner