top of page

INTERESTING READS
 

"Books are a uniquely PORTABLE MAGIC."

                                                                   - Stephen King -

How Do You Live?

By: Genzaburo Yoshino with a foreword by Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman begins his foreward wishing he read this book when he was a young boy...I felt the same way.  I found this book after I watched Hayao Miyasaki's "The Boy and The Heron".  I discovered this was Miyasaki's favourite childhood book.

Written in 1937, "How Do You Live" chronicles a young boys life - Koperu as he searches for his place in the world after his father's passing. Written through philosophical letters from his Uncle and Koperu's school experiences, we quickly explore loyalty, grief, friendship and finding one's place in a complicated world.  The book definitely forces us to ponder, "What are my most important values?",  "What kind of person would I like to be?" and most importantly, "How do YOU live?"   


 

Books three.jpg
back of book.jpg

Image: Back of "How Do You Live?" by Genzaburo Yoshino

Obasan's boots book.jpg

"Obaasan's Boots"

Janis Bridger and Lara Jean Okihiro

The Creative Act Image.jpg

"The Creative Act": A Way of Being"

Rick Ruben

secrets of the art world book.jpg

"Secrets of the Art World"

Litsa Spanos

P1120441 (2)_edited.jpg

"Small Pleasures"

Published by:
The School of Life

Colour Psychology book.jpg

"The Beginners Guide to Colour Psychology"

Angela Wright

P1120440 (2).JPG

"Wabi - Sabi Further Thoughts"

Leonard Koren

The Little book of colour book.jpg

"The Little Book of Colour"
How to Use the Psychology of Colour to Transform Your Life

Karen Haller

You must change your life book.jpg

"You Must Change Your Life: The Story of Rainer Maria Rilke and Auguste Rodin"

Rachel Corbett
 

P1120437 (2).JPG

"On Color"

 

David Scott Kastan with Stephen Farthing

"The Secret Lives of Colour"

Kassia St. Clair

"Search for the Real: Hans Hofmann"

Edited by: Sara T. Weeks and Bartlett H. Hayes, Jr.

"Magnolia": Fall 2022 Journal Issue #24/Fortitude

Joanna Gaines, Editor in Chief

Creative Demons book_edited.jpg
Creative Spark book_edited.jpg

"The Creative Spark: How Imagination Made Humans Exceptional"

Augustin Fuentes

MY WISH LIST

"Creative Demons and How to Slay Them"

Richard Holman

Books one.jpg
All the colours in the world book.jpg

"All The Colour in the World"

CS Richardson
 

All the beauty in the world book.jpg

"All The Beauty In the World: The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Me"

Patrick Bringley
 

MY WISH LIST: SHORT STORIES

Lesser Known Book.jpg

"Lesser Known Monsters of the 21st Century Stories

Kim Fu

Someone who will love you book.jpg

"Someone who will Love you in all your Damaged Glory Stories"

Raphael Bob - Waksberg

Lessons Learned Book.jpg

"Lessons Learned": From the Short Stories of my Life, A Memoir

Laurie Koss

Books two.jpg

"A room without books, is like a body without a soul".

- Marcus Tullius Cicero - 

  • Instagram
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
bottom of page