10 Books Every Man Should Read
Being well read improves every area of life. When you read great books you will realize that other people have shared your grief and feelings. You are not alone in your struggle and rage. Whether you want to improve your relationship, health, mind-set, find purpose or fulfillment, So, we made a list of 10 books every man should read,these books can help you and guide you in a great way.
This is a short list of famous books by famous authors which will grow with you. Their sophisticated prose will stick in your mind. Their values will inform yours. They will make you a better man.
Top 10 Books Every Man Should Read
Here is our list of the Top 10 Books Every Man Should Read. However, It might happen that we have bound off any of the popular beers in India. If you have any recommendation, feel free to share in the comment section and we will be more than happy to add that in the list
A Good Man Is Hard To Find And Other Stories By Flannery O’ Connor:
In this collection there are no straight forward heroes or cartoon villains. Everyone is a shade of grey. Religious sermons are delivered by serial killers and children pray to circus freaks. This books throws light on tense, violent and grotesque elements of the southern united states, these stories show O’Connor’s unique, grotesque view of life– infused with religious symbolism, haunted by apocalyptic possibility, sustained by the tragic comedy of human behavior, confronted by the necessity of salvation.Thus, we rank it in our list of 10 books every man should read.
Slaughterhouse-5 by Kurt Vonnegut:
Slaughterhouse-Five, an American classic, is one of the world’s great antiwar books. Centering on the infamous firebombing of Dresden, Billy Pilgrim’s odyssey through time reflects the mythic journey of our own fractured lives as we search for meaning in what we fear most.
This book is about war. But it is not a boring lecture about how bad war is. It is a funny take on the absurdity of human conflict. It is centered around Billy Pilgrim, a time traveller or more precisely a man unstuck in time who involuntarily experiences, over and over again, the bombing of Dresden one of histories great military atrocities.
Invisible man by Ralph Ellison:
Invisible Man revealed the pain of a black man’s existence in a white world. It was shocking then, but remains important literature today.This is a novel about a black man struggling to find his identity. He is rejected by both the southern whites he grew up with and the society of black militants he temporarily aligns with. It’s not easy. Ultimately he finds a redemption which is traumatic.
To Be A Man By Robert Augustus Masters:
This book breakdown the psychology of masculinity. It talks about why and what men do. If you have ever wondered what it means to be a man and true meaning of masculinity, this is the book for you.
Robert Augustus Masters has helped thousands of men address and work through such issues. What he’s found is that the common solution to these dilemmas is challenging yet clear: we must face our unresolved wounds, shame, and whatever else is holding us back, bringing “our head, heart, and guts into full-blooded alignment.”
No More Mr Nice Guy by Robert A. Glover:
This book talks about why a nice guy is detrimental to our society. It shows how the tag of Mr. Nice Guy affects their relationship and work. This book has a profound impact every time. This book will definitely work wonders in your personal space.
The Truth by Neil Strauss:
This book is a hilarious and brutally honest dive into sexuality. Neil talks about his experience with monogamous relationships, polyamory and his journey to find semblance of love. This book is a must read.
Iron Jon by Robert Bly:
It is a short story written as a metaphorical coming of age of one young man and is widely regarded as one of the most important pieces of literature when it comes to masculinity and understanding men. This book is rich with symbolism and Jungian archetypes. It shows different stages men need to go through to reach full potential.
The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway:
This is a complex novel about masculinity, what it really means and whether it can be taken away. It is a melancholy love story with bullfighting and bar brawls. Everybody should read it, especially dudes., The Sun Also Rises is one of Ernest Hemingway’s masterpieces and a classic example of his spare but powerful writing style. A poignant look at the disillusionment and angst of the post-World War I generation, the novel introduces two of Hemingway’s most unforgettable characters: Jake Barnes and Lady Brett Ashley. The story follows the flamboyant Brett and the hapless Jake as they journey from the wild nightlife of 1920s Paris to the brutal
Tenth of December: Stories by George Saunders:
George Saunder stories makes you a more compassionate person. While you read the story, you feel the characters. Most of his characters undergo hypothermia and plain old humiliation. It hurts you all the more when you see them torn apart. It is one of our recommendation in our list of 10 books every man should read.
The Power Broker by Robert A. Caro:
It is one of the most magnificent book to be read. This voluminous book has 1621 pages. This book is a must and beautiful read for the dudes out there.
If there is one thing the great men of history have in common is books. These are books every man must have in the library. Good luck and happy reading!
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Article by- Vaibhavi N