Medieval books

Everyone has a reader in their life, who like me, likes to receive the gift of reading. Here are ten books I recommend for the book lover in your life.

For Short Reads

The Best American Short Stories 2014

by Jennifer Egan [Mariner Books]
Rank/Rating: 246766/-
Price: $7.88

Collected Fictions

by Jorge Luis Borges [Penguin Books]
Rank/Rating: 28987/-
Price: $12.50

For the Philosophical

Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won't Go Away

by Rebecca Goldstein [Pantheon]
Rank/Rating: 519247/-
Price: $16.46

Why Does the World Exist?: An Existential Detective Story

by Jim Holt [Liveright]
Rank/Rating: 66269/-
Price: $13.63

Give a Pulitzer Gift

The Goldfinch: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)

by Donna Tartt [Little, Brown and Company]
Rank/Rating: 9568/-
Price: $15.35

The Orphan Master's Son: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction)

by Adam Johnson [Random House Trade Paperbacks]
Rank/Rating: 3332/-
Price: $9.16

Bestselling Nonfiction

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

by Laura Hillenbrand [Random House Trade Paperbacks]
Rank/Rating: 587/-
Price: $9.69

The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

by Daniel James Brown [Penguin Books]
Rank/Rating: 261/-
Price: $10.11

Being Mortal Medicine and What Matters in the End

by Atul Gawande [Metropolitan Books]
Rank/Rating: 859009/-
Price: $24.97

Small Victories( Spotting Improbable Moments of Grace)[SMALL VICTORIES][Hardcover]

by AnneLamott [RiverheadBooks]
Rank/Rating: 1798746/-
Price: $12.12


These five books are on my reading list for November:

Roosevelt's Beast: A Novel

by Louis Bayard [Henry Holt and Co.]
Rank/Rating: 766504/-
Price: $13.95


by Adam Begley [Harper]
Rank/Rating: 501608/-
Price: $13.15

The Shelf: From LEQ to LES: Adventures in Extreme Reading

by Phyllis Rose [Farrar, Straus and Giroux]
Rank/Rating: 1240810/-
Price: $8.48

The Deepest Human Life: An Introduction to Philosophy for Everyone

by Scott Samuelson [University Of Chicago Press]
Rank/Rating: 785787/-
Price: $15.73

Standard Deviations: Flawed Assumptions, Tortured Data, and Other Ways to Lie with Statistics

by Gary Smith [The Overlook Press]
Rank/Rating: 458289/-
Price: $27.11


Five Recommendations from My October Reading:

The Fear of Money: Have We Separated Finances From Faith?

by - [Intermedia Publishing Group]
Rank/Rating: 376448/-
Price: $9.94

The Rise & Fall of Great Powers: A Novel

by Tom Rachman [The Dial Press]
Rank/Rating: 763221/-
Price: $7.00

The Year of Reading Proust: A Memoir in Real Time

by Phyllis Rose [Counterpoint]
Rank/Rating: 1647612/-
Price: $6.66

Things a Little Bird Told Me: Confessions of the Creative Mind

by Biz Stone [Grand Central Publishing]
Rank/Rating: 369638/-
Price: $9.89