sballin: Is one of my new favorites of all time. Once you get past the opening descriptions of valleys and farms, the story is relatable, gripping, and unexpected. read comments

jlangenauer: Sure, you can read about people who've made everything, but what about people who lose everything. Absolutely everything. Shattering, tragic fiction. read comments

CamTin: It's a short read, but it packs in a lot of insight about the human condition. I re-read it every year or so, and still learn new things. read comments