Recommended: Sustaining Stories

While these are fictional books, many of these books have a lot to teach us about sustainable living, or what it is not.

  1. A Staggering Work of Heartbreaking Genius, Dave Eggers
  2. A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens
  3. Collected Fairy Tales, Hans Christian Andersen
  4. Complete Fairy Tales, Oscar Wilde
  5. Dune, Frank Herbert
  6. Faerie Queene, Edmund Spenser
  7. Grimm’s Fairy Tales
  8. Jane Eyre, Charlotte Bronte
  9. Les Miserables, Victor Hugo
  10. Love in the Time of Cholera, Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  11. Middlesex, Jeffrey Eugenides’
  12. Midsummer Night’s Dream, Shakespeare
  13. The Alchemist, Paulo Coehlo
  14. The Arabian Nights, authors unknown, collected over centuries
  15. The Left Hand of Darkness, Ursula Le Guin
  16. The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood
  17. The Hobbit, J.R.R. Tolkien
  18. The Valley of Horses, Jean M. Auel

There are a small sampling of the many books that are wonderful to read and also can be inspirations.  With libraries and Kindle, it is so easy to read your own list of great books.

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