Lifetime Books

  1. Lifetime Books

If you are wondering what we booklovers might recommended to you today, you have come to the right place. On this page we have collected 40 books that we think everyone should read in his or her lifetime. Including picks for readers across all ages, these titles span many genres including classics, literature, poetry, practical advice, Christian living, biography, and more. As you browse, you may notice that some of our recommendations are, in fact, series sets. We know that some might consider this fudging our list of 40, but really we prefer to think of it as bonus and hope you do too.

Now take a look and be inspired by a new book today. You can't go wrong!

  1. The Cost of Discipleship
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    Dietrich Bonhoeffer
    Touchstone / 1995 / Trade Paperback
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    4.5 out of 5 stars for The Cost of Discipleship. View reviews of this product. 47 Reviews
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  2. He Is There & He Is Not Silent
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    Francis A. Schaeffer
    Tyndale House / 1972 / Trade Paperback
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    4.5 out of 5 stars for He Is There & He Is Not Silent. View reviews of this product. 3 Reviews
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  3. Orthodoxy
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    G.K. Chesterton
    Whitaker House / 2013 / Trade Paperback
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  4. The Knowledge of the Holy
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    A.W. Tozer
    HarperOne / 1978 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for The Knowledge of the Holy. View reviews of this product. 80 Reviews
  5. Church History in Plain Language, Fourth Edition
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    Bruce Shelley
    Thomas Nelson / 2013 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for Church History in Plain Language, Fourth Edition. View reviews of this product. 24 Reviews
  6. The Cross of Christ (Centennial)
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    John R.W. Stott
    IVP / 2021 / Hardcover
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  7. Through Gates of Splendor (Tyndale House)
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    Elisabeth Elliot
    Tyndale House / 1986 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for Through Gates of Splendor (Tyndale House). View reviews of this product. 20 Reviews
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  8. Four Quartets
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    T.S. Eliot
    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt / 1968 / Trade Paperback
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  9. The Hiding Place, 35th Anniversary Edition
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    Corrie ten Boom, Elizabeth Sherrill, John Sherrill
    Baker Books / 2005 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for The Hiding Place, 35th Anniversary Edition. View reviews of this product. 19 Reviews
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  10. Renovation of the Heart: Putting on the Character of Christ, 10th Anniversary Edition
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  11. The Valley of Vision: A Collection of Puritan Prayers & Devotions
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    Arthur Bennett
    Banner of Truth / 1988 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for The Valley of Vision: A Collection of Puritan Prayers & Devotions. View reviews of this product. 97 Reviews
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  12. The God Who Is There: Finding Your Place in God's Story
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    D.A. Carson
    Baker Books / 2010 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for The God Who Is There: Finding Your Place in God's Story. View reviews of this product. 3 Reviews
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  13. Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Finding God's Will
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    Kevin DeYoung
    Moody Publishers / 2014 / Trade Paperback
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    3.5 out of 5 stars for Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Finding God's Will. View reviews of this product. 6 Reviews
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  14. Knowing God
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    J.I. Packer
    IVP / 2021 / Trade Paperback
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  15. Mere Christianity
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    C.S. Lewis
    HarperOne / 2001 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for Mere Christianity. View reviews of this product. 55 Reviews
  16. The Oak Inside the Acorn
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    Max Lucado, George Angelini
    Tommy Nelson / 2006 / Hardcover
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    5 out of 5 stars for The Oak Inside the Acorn. View reviews of this product. 22 Reviews
  17. Life Together: The Classic Exploration of Christian Community
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  18. The Rest of God: Restoring Your Soul by Restoring Sabbath
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  19. The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, 4 Volume Boxed Set
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    J.R.R. Tolkien
    Mariner Books / 2012 / Other
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    5 out of 5 stars for The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, 4 Volume Boxed Set. View reviews of this product. 2 Reviews
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  20. The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism
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  21. Complete Chronicles of Narnia, (Adult Edition)
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    C.S. Lewis
    HarperCollins / 2004 / Hardcover
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    4.5 out of 5 stars for Complete Chronicles of Narnia, (Adult Edition). View reviews of this product. 7 Reviews
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  22. The Complete Stories of Flannery O'Connor
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    Flannery O'Connor
    Farrar, Straus and Giroux / 1971 / Trade Paperback
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  23. The Princess and the Goblin
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    George MacDonald
    Puffin Books / 2011 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for The Princess and the Goblin. View reviews of this product. 3 Reviews
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  24. The Singer Trilogy
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    Calvin Miller
    InterVarsity Press / 1992 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for The Singer Trilogy. View reviews of this product. 1 Reviews
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  25. I and Thou
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    Martin Buber
    Simon & Schuster / 1974 / Trade Paperback
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  26. Les Miserables
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    Victor Hugo
    Signet Classics / 2013 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for Les Miserables. View reviews of this product. 1 Reviews
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  27. The Return of the Prodigal Son
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    Henri J.M. Nouwen
    Random House / 1994 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for The Return of the Prodigal Son. View reviews of this product. 18 Reviews
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  28. Jesus the King: Understanding the Life and Death of   the Son of God
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  29. The Screwtape Letters
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    C.S. Lewis
    HarperOne / 2001 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for The Screwtape Letters. View reviews of this product. 54 Reviews
  30. What's So Amazing About Grace?
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    Philip Yancey
    Zondervan / 2002 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for What's So Amazing About Grace?. View reviews of this product. 27 Reviews
  31. The Christian in Complete Armour
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    William Gurnall
    Hendrickson Publishers / Hardcover
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    4.5 out of 5 stars for The Christian in Complete Armour. View reviews of this product. 7 Reviews
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  32. Confessions of St. Augustine
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    Saint Augustine
    Moody Publishers / 2007 / Trade Paperback
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  33. The Mind of the Maker
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    Dorothy L. Sayers
    HarperOne / 1987 / Trade Paperback
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  34. The Practice of the Presence of God [Baker Books, 1989]
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    Brother Lawrence
    Baker Books / 1989 / Mass Paperback
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    4.5 out of 5 stars for The Practice of the Presence of God [Baker Books, 1989]. View reviews of this product. 165 Reviews
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  35. Hinds' Feet on High Places
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    Hannah Hurnard
    Living Books / 1979 / Trade Paperback
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    5 out of 5 stars for Hinds' Feet on High Places. View reviews of this product. 75 Reviews
  36. Soul Rest: Reclaim Your Life, Return to Sabbath
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    Curtis Zackery
    Kirkdale Press / 2018 / Trade Paperback
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