James Mustich - '1000 Books to Read Before You Die'
1000 Books to Read Before You Die is the ultimate book for book lovers compiled by a veteran bookseller, James Mustich. The 1,000 must-read books cross genres and eras, each accompanied by a thought-provoking short essay on why the book is so essential. Special features include the best editions to read, other books by the author, an “if you like this, you’ll like that” recommendation, definitive audio versions and so much more!
"Every so often, a reference book appears that changes the landscape of its area of focus. In the case of reading and readers' advisory, this is one such book....lively, witty, insightful prose...It might be wise to invest in several copies of this wonderful meditation on life lived with and enhanced by the written word."
—Booklist, Starred Review
“The ultimate literary bucket list.” —THE WASHINGTON POST
Celebrate the pleasure of reading and the thrill of discovering new titles in an extraordinary book that’s as compulsively readable, entertaining, surprising, and enlightening as the 1,000-plus titles it recommends.
Covering fiction, poetry,