Monday, December 01, 2014

11 Novels Every Christian Should Read

Brian Phillips of the CiRCE Institute lays out the following "undefended" list of 11 novels the follower of Christ should read:

1. Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
2. The Complete Stories by Flannery O’Connor
3. The Rector of Justin by Louis Auchincloss
4. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
5. The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
6. The Giver by Lois Lowry
7. Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky
8. Jayber Crow by Wendell Berry
9. The Man Who Was Thursday by G.K. Chesterton
10. The Complete Father Brown by G.K. Chesterton
11. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

You can see the list and his brief comments on it, as well as find out more about the CiRCE Institute, here.

Stand firm in Christ,

1 comment:

Chad said...

Hello Chase,

This is a great list! I would like to humbly add The Brothers Karamazov by Dostoevsky. Amazing book!