There are an abundance of lists and sites that include their opinions of what books they consider “must reads.” recruited the help of a librarian from the New York Public Library to compile a list of classic American literature that they believe should be the top books everyone should read.
As a Paleo and ancestral health blogger, I get loads of books in the mail for review. There are dozens of new books coming out every year, and while I love the fact that there are so many voices out there sharing the word about the benefits of a real food diet, I also believe that there are a few basic books that everyone should read if they plan to turn their Paleo diet into a long-term sustainable lifestyle.
This article should be named “popular nonfiction books everyone should read.” I throw in the word “popular” because all of the most important nonfiction starts and stays within academia. I hate to say it, but its so unlikely (but not impossible, and depending on the topic) for the most important non fiction to not come from academia, which is where all these books come. All these books offer relevant insight, but they’re all on topics the best educators better explain in one fifth of the words in articles no one ever reads.