In no specific order, books that have changed the way I think, think of others, or think of the world around me.
  1. Black Like Me (John Howard Griffin)
  2. His Dark Materials trilogy (Philip Pullman)
  3. The Unbearable Lightness of Being (Milan Kundera)
  4. Big Sea (Langston Hughes)
    More specifically, the chapter called "Salvation"
  5. Cooked (Michael Pollan)
  6. The Power of Myth (Joseph Campbell)
  7. Agamemnon (Aeschylus)