BOOKSTORE

This page will contain hundreds of book recommendations: biography, business, cultural analysis, our family’s favorite children’s books, Christian living, discipleship, history, theology, philosophy, literature, and much more. I only post books I’ve read, and ones that are (in my estimation) some of the best in each category.

Hundreds of reviews and interviews I’ve conducted with authors are housed at:

https://www.amazon.com/gp/pdp/profile/AD6JNQ8EPWHGM?ref_=cm_cr_rdp_pdp_enth&

BIOGRAPHY (WITH SOME AUTOBIOGRAPHY/MEMOIRS)

John Adams by David McCullough

https://www.amazon.com/John-Adams-David-McCullough/dp/0743223136/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

Lincoln’s Melancholy: How Depression Challenged a President and Fueled His Greatness by Joshua Wolf Shenk

https://www.amazon.com/Lincolns-Melancholy-Depression-Challenged-2006-10-02/dp/B017V8KGY8/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

John Newton: from Disgrace to Amazing Grace by Jonathan Aitken

https://www.amazon.com/John-Newton-Disgrace-Amazing-Grace/dp/1433541815/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

Good Christians, Good Husbands: Leaving a Legacy in Marriage and Ministry by Doreen Moore

https://www.amazon.com/Good-Christians-Husbands-Marriage-Ministry/dp/1857924509

George Whitefield: America’s Spiritual Founding Father by Thomas Kidd

https://www.amazon.com/George-Whitefield-Americas-Spiritual-Founding/dp/0300223587/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

Redeemer: the Life of Jimmy Carter by Randall Balmer

https://www.amazon.com/Redeemer-Jimmy-Carter-Randall-Balmer/dp/0465029582

Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington by Richard Brookhiser

https://www.amazon.com/Founding-Father-Rediscovering-George-Washington/dp/0684831422

The Autobiography of Ben Franklin

https://www.amazon.com/Autobiography-Other-Writings-Bantam-Classics/dp/0553210750

Andrew Jackson: Symbol for an Age by John William Ward

https://www.amazon.com/Andrew-Jackson-Symbol-Galaxy-Books/dp/0195006992

Surprised by Oxford: a Memoir by Carolyn Weber

https://www.amazon.com/Surprised-Oxford-Memoir-Carolyn-Weber/dp/084992183X

Called: My Journey to C.S. Lewis’s House and Back by Ryan Pemberton

https://www.amazon.com/Called-Journey-Lewiss-House-Again/dp/0891123849

CLASSICS (CHRISTIAN)

Confessions by Augustine

https://www.amazon.com/Confessions-Oxford-Worlds-Classics-Augustine/dp/0199537828

Of the Imitation of Christ by Kempis

https://www.amazon.com/Imitation-Christ-Timeless-Classic-Contemporary/dp/087061231X

The Pilgrim’s Progress by Bunyan

https://www.amazon.com/Pilgrims-Progress-Oxford-Worlds-Classics/dp/0192803611

Orthodoxy: the Romance of Faith by Chesterton

https://www.amazon.com/Orthodoxy-Moody-Classics-G-Chesterton/dp/080245657X/ref=la_B000APF848_1_11?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1480481264&sr=1-11

The Pursuit of God by Tozer

https://www.amazon.com/Pursuit-God-Updated-W-Tozer/dp/1622452968/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

Mere Christianity by Lewis

https://www.amazon.com/Mere-Christianity-C-S-Lewis/dp/0060652926/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8

Purity of Heart is to Will One Thing by Kierkegaard

https://www.amazon.com/Purity-Heart-Thing-Harper-Torchbooks/dp/0061300047

CLASSICS (NON-CHRISTIAN)

The Scarlet Letter by Hawthorne

https://www.amazon.com/Scarlet-Letter-Oxford-Worlds-Classics/dp/0199537801

Great Expectations by Dickens

https://www.amazon.com/Great-Expectations-Oxford-Worlds-Classics/dp/0192833596

Brave New World by Huxley

https://www.amazon.com/Brave-New-World-Aldous-Huxley/dp/0060850523

Moby Dick by Melville

https://www.amazon.com/Moby-Dick-Oxford-Worlds-Classics/dp/0199535728/ref=cm_cr_arp_d_product_top?ie=UTF8

Walden by Thoreau

https://www.amazon.com/Walden-Oxford-Worlds-Classics-Thoreau/dp/0192839217

Essays by Emerson

https://www.amazon.com/Nature-Selected-Essays-Penguin-Classics/dp/014243762X