Things I love to read, listen to and watch


Oprah Winfrey and one of the great spiritual thinkers of our time, Eckhart Tolle, present their 10-part series on Eckhart’s ground-breaking book, “A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life’s Purpose.”
Listen here.

Books (Non-fiction)

Daring Greatly by Brene Brown along with all of her other excellent books.
An important and very special book that reminds us of the only choice we have is how we respond to our lives. You can watch or listen to her interview with Oprah Winfrey here.

Books (Fiction)

Often people ask me for my ‘must read ‘list of books. This is my no means exhaustive and I might add or delete titles as I read throughout the year but this is a list for today. And it is a good place to start.

A secret History by Donna Tart

The Goldfinch by Donna Tart

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry

Normal People by Sally Rooney

All the Light we Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

Heartburn by Nora Ephron

Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini.

The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

Tender is the Night & The Great Gatsby by F Scott Fitzgerald

 The Windup Bird Chronicle by Harunki Murakami

Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Hideous Kinky by Esther Freud

Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Atonement by Ian McEwan

The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

The Corrections by Jonathon Franzen

Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese

Brooklyn by Colm Toibin

Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

I know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou