5 Fiction Books That Changed The Way I See The World

A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, said Jojen. The man who never reads lives only one.

The Death of Ivan Ilyich

by Leo Tolstoy

Why: You will die. You will die soon. And people will live forward...And don't care much about the fact you lived.
Then they will die as well...The lecture there? Live the life YOU want.
PS. Design it while you still can...
Fiction Books That Changed The Way I See The World

To Kill a Mockingbird

by Harper Lee

Why: Because as an adult, the other adults may be your inspiration.
But to see your silly side the kid is usually needed.
Even a one in a book.

A Little Life

by Hanya Yanagihara

Why: Every person has it's own story. Demons. Traumas.
And you never know.
Don't judge and realize the happiness is definitely not a default state.
Fiction Books That Changed The Way I See The World

The Right to Heresy: Castellio against Calvin

by Stefan Zweig

Why: Great spirit has to fight. Fight for freedom. Fight for truth. It's not easy, but it's inevitable.
And when you know what heroic characters were there in our past it may help you to hold the line even today.

The Kindly Ones

by Jonathan Littell

Why: You never know what person would you be in a situation you've never been in.
What does it mean?
If you read about nazis don't assume you would be a partisan (1/1000). Most probably you would be a nazi soldier.
Think about it.

What fiction book impacted you the most?

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