5 books for people who have just started reading..
“A room without books is a life without soul”
-Marcus Tullius Cicero
Books can be called as man’s best friend as they always help us in the journey of life in some way or the other. Books reduces stress and transport you to another world and distracts you from the present moment
It is like a therapist. So, rather than spending huge amount of money on a therapist you can just read a book.
These five books are for the people who have just started reading…
- Ruskin Bond: A Season Of Ghost
Ruskin Bond is my personal favorite. He is one writer who makes you fall in love with books. His writing inspires you to read more as his books are so addictive. His books are perfect for people who are recently bit by the reading bug. His writing is relatable, easy and interesting.
Out of his exquisite collection of books, A season of ghost is perfect for new readers. It leaves the reader delighted. This book is mixed with humor, wittiness with a dash of spookiness .
- Anne Frank: The Diary Of A Young Girl
Reading Anne Frank will be a learning experience for the readers. Readers will get to know the horror behind the World War II and how the lives of innocent people were affected. You will learn those things about Holocaust that you never learned in school.
The book is very relatable especially for students as the book has meaningful instances about growing up and the lessons we learned in that journey.
Discovered in the attic in which she spent the last years of her life .” Anne Frank’s diary has since become a classic and a powerful document of the horrors of war and the unbreakable human spirit.”
Reading Anne Frank is like watching a movie; it is a truly remarkable book.
- Gerald Durerell: My Family and Other Animals
Now, this book is a comedy of its kind as it is a good take on a science fiction genre.
Genarld is great storyteller, you will get lost in his world which is amazing mix of human, animals, birds and plant life. Each and every character in the book is brilliantly depicted. You will fall in love with each and every chapter of this book.
My Family and other animals is humorous autobiographical account of the author’s early years, which were spent in Corfu in the 1930s with his family.
- RK Narayan: Grandmother’s Tale
This book will make you remind of your own grandmother and will take you to your childhood.
The story is narrated by his grandmother, the book is surrounded around the adventures of her mother and how she crosses the subcontinent to extract his husband from the hands of his new wife.
The book is a take on Indian orthodox household and Indian culture with full of interesting characters.
This is a perfect book for new readers as it is easy to read and is simply constructed.
- Shubhadra Sen Gupta: Let’s Go Time Travelling
Now , this book is a must have for not only the new readers but for everybody , whether kids or adults this book is a brilliant piece of art .
You will learn about the past , kings and queens and civilizations like Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro in a quirky style. Apart from this , the book is filled with trivia and interesting facts about Indian Culture.
From Food to fashion, art and craft to entertainment this book gives funny and amazing information that no school textbook ever will.
This is a perfect tea time book.
So go ahead, grab one of these books now go to a mental stimulating journey. As they say about love, these books will take you to places you have never thought existed!
By – Priyanka Bhoj
“life is a voyage” this is the saying I live by. Passionate about travelling , writing and books. I have been writing articles from the last five years on various topics like food , travel , books, self help and inspiration . My articles are simple and informative , which you can read with a cup of coffee at the end of the day.