My 40 Favorite Books – part 4

This past weekend I had a birthday – a big one! 4-0!!

To celebrate on the blog I’m posting 40 of my favorite books titles with you. Almost every time I do a speaking event, I get asked what my favorite books is. I never know how to answer that. I don’t have a very favorite book. I have current favorites and past favorites. I like a lot of books. And so…I thought it would be fun to stop and list the first 40 books that pop into my head when I think of my favorites. In the interest of fairness, I’m not going to list any title that happens to be written by a friend or someone I’m acquainted with. I’ve met an author or two on this list, but it was only that – just a handshake. I’m also not listing any adult titles. Mostly because I couldn’t think of any.

And so, in no particular order, here’s the last installment:


I’m sure after I post this I’ll think of a dozen more titles that I wish I’d listed…