A couple of days ago I posted Books That Have Changed Our Lives Part I, highlighting some of the responses I got on a twitter poll that asked readers which novels had been life-changing for them.
As I mentioned in Part I of this post, A Darker Shade of Magic is the series that changed my life. V. E. Schwab’s magical tales about four different Londons captured my imagination like no other series and lifted me up with hope and optimism when I needed it.
The responses to the Twitter poll were so wonderful and overwhelming that I couldn’t fit them all into one post, so here’s part II.
Nicholas @nclarkearc had two choices.
@TooGrumpyCritics picked a well-known Douglas Coupland novel.
It wasn’t just one book but a whole series for Theo @TheoPotterHead.
As with Part I of this post, readers have offered some excellent books and it’s been insightful to read about how/why certain books have changed their lives. I’ve loved creating both parts of this blog post because each reader’s reasoning for their choice has inspired me to reevaluate my own parameters for what makes a book ‘life changing’. Not only that, but it’s been great to share the love and positivity that others feel towards their chosen books.
I’d love to hear if you enjoyed these blog posts, and if you think I should do something similar again in the future!