Reading Lists

My Favorite Books

  1. The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
  2. The Space Trilogy by C.S. Lewis
  3. The Inklings by Humphrey Carpenter
  4. Beowulf by an unknown Anglo-Saxon poet, translated by Seamus Heaney
  5. Life is a Miracle by Wendell Berry
    I’ve read all of Berry’s fiction and he is certainly
  6. The Sword at Sunset by Rosemary Sutcliff
  7. A River Runs Through It by Norman Maclean
  8. The Chosen and The Promise by Chaim Potok
  9. The Habit of Being by Flannery O’Connor
  10. Old Testament Theology by Bruce K. Waltke
    Dr. Waltke is the reason I am doing a PhD in Old Testament and his DMin seminar on the book of Proverbs gave me the topic for my dissertation. His Old Testament theology is rich, idiosyncratic,