Wow, you know how some books just switch things up in such a clear, succinct and creative way that they dramatically change your understanding of the world? Here are a few books which have that impact on us.
Orientalism – Edward Said
The Omnivores Dilemma – Michael Pollan
Animal Liberation – Peter Singer
Seeds of Deception: Exposing Industry and Government Lies About the Safety of the Genetically Engineered Foods You’re Eating – Jeffrey M. Smith
Imperial Ambitions – Noam Chomsky
Seven Years in Tibet – Heinrich Harrer
The Long Walk – Slavomir Rawicz (This book inspired us to embark on a 100km long walk in Switzerland. It was amazing, also changed our lives.)
The Weather Makers – Tim Flannery
Sacred Places: How the Living Earth Seeks Our Friendship – James Swam, Introduced by James Lovelock
No-Nonsense Guides in general are amazing, but specifically, ‘to World Food’ and ‘to world history’.
Enjoy reading, it helps us all understand our own path in context