Anne Holman from King’s English Bookstore shares her picks for great books for grads.
The Elements of Style (Illustrated by Maira Kalman) (9780143112723) $16
You’ll need a good book of grammar; might as well make it pretty too!
How to Be an Everyday Philanthropist, Nicole Boles (9780761155041) $10.95
The best way to succeed in life is to do good every day; here are 330 ways to make a difference.
The Art of Living, Epictetus (978061286056) $11.99
Sage advice from an ancient source; the classical manual on virtue, happiness and effectiveness.
The Daily Reader, edited by Fred White (9781582975894) $17.99
You might not have time to read everything you want to once you are in the real world but this book will give you a snippet each day to keep you interested.
Possum Living: How to Live Well Without a Job and With (Almost) No Money, Dolly Freed (9780982053938) $12.95
Because in this economy you’ll want to be prepared for everything!
All of these books are available at King’s English Bookstore: www.kingsenglish.com.