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Abbey, Edward, Desert Solitaire
Arendt, Hannah, Eichmann In Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil
Armstrong, Karen, The Case for GOD. (Random House, NY. 2009). First Anchor Books Edition, 2010
Baldwin, James, Go Tell It on the Mountain, (copyright, 1952), Modern Library Edition, 1995
Bourgeault, Cynthia, The Wisdom Way of Knowing: Reclaiming an Ancient Tradition to Awaken the Heart
Buber, Martin. Good and Evil. Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York, 1953.
Buechner, Frederick. Secrets in the Dark: A Life in Sermons. Harper Collins publishers, New York, 2006.
Campbell, Joseph, Myths to Live By
Collier, James & Christopher, My Brother Sam is Dead
Day, Dorothy, The Long Loneliness
de Botton, Alain. The Course of Love: A Novel. Simon & Schuster, New York, 2016.
de Waal, Esther, A Life-Giving Way: A Commentary on the Rule of St. Benedict
Eiseley, Loren, The Immense Journey. Random House, NY. 1957.
The Unexpected Universe. A Harvest/HBJ Book, 1969
The Night Country. Scribner’s Sons, New York. 1971.
Ferrante, Elena. My Brilliant Friend. Book One: Childhood. Translated from the Italian by Ann Goldstein. Europa editions. 2012 (27th printing, 2018).
Funke, Cornelia, Dragon Rider
Dragon Rider: The Griffin’s Feather. Translator Anthea Bell. 2016.
George, Jean Craighead. Julie of the Wolves
Gawande, Atul. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End. Metropolitan Books, New York: 2014.
Halifax, Joan. Being with Dying: Cultivating Compassion and Fearlessness in the Presence of Death. Shambhala Publications. Boston, 2008.
Huxley, Aldous, The Perennial Philosophy
Ingalls, Laura, Little House Books
Irving, Debby, Waking up White and Finding Myself in the Story of Race
Iyer, Pico, Autumn Light: Season of Fire and Farewells. Alfred Knopf, NY 2019
Jung, Carl. The Portable Jung, Edited by Joseph Campbell
Keating, Thomas, Open Mind Open Heart
Lane, Belden C., The Solace of Fierce Landscapes
Leopold, Aldo. A Sand County Almanac and Sketches Here and There. Oxford University Press, New York. 1948. paperback edition, 1968.
Levertov, Denise. Life In The Forest. A New Directions Book. New York, 1978.
Levi, Carlo. Christ Stopped at Eboli: The Story of a Year. Ferrar, Straus & Giroux, New York, 1947. Translated by Frances Frenaye. With Forward by Carlo Levi, 1963. Introduction copyright, 2006 by Mark Rotella
Levi, Primo. The Periodic Table. (1975). Translated from the Italian by Raymond Rosenthal. Everyman’s Library, Knopf, NY 1995.
Mannix, Kathryn. With The End In Mind: Dying, Death, and Wisdom In An Age of Denial. Little, Brown and Company, New York. 2018
Matthiessen, Peter. The Snow Leopard (1978). Published by the Penguin Group with Introduction by Pico Iyer (2008)
Muir, John, The Story of My Boyhood and Youth
Norris, Kathleen, Amazing Grace
Nouwen, Henri, Reaching Out: The Three Movements of Spiritual Life
Parker J. Palmer, Let Your Life Speak: Listening to the Voice of Vocation
Peterson, Eugene H. Run with the Horses: The Quest for Life at its Best. Intervarsity Press, Downers Grove IL, Second Edition, 2009.
Powers, Richard. The Overstory. W.W. Norton & Company, New York. 2018.
Remen, Rachel Naomi, Kitchen Table Wisdom: Stories That Heal. RiverHead Books, The Berkley Publishing Group, NY, 1996.
Richardson, Dr. Robert Jr., Thoreau: A Life of the Mind. University California Press, California, 1986.
Robinson, Marilynne. Housekeeping. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, NY, 1980.
Ryden, Hope, Wildflowers Around the Year
Teasdale, Wayne, A Monk in the World: Cultivating a Spiritual Life
Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre, The Making of a Mind: Letters From a Soldier Priest (1914-1919)
Vanier, Jean, Community and Growth
White, E.B., Charlotte’s Web
Wiman, Christian. My Bright Abyss: Meditation of a Modern Believer. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, NY 2013