In today’s world, the art of long-form reading seems to have lost a bit of its luster. Most of the time we’re consumed with 140-character tweets, text emoji’s or quick skimmable headlines. Even though the bookstores are becoming a thing of the past, great literature still exists and can be very helpful in making you a better man. In honor of World Book Day, we’ve highlighted a few of our own favorite page-turners, some of which we consider required reading; covering everything from business and dating, to la cultura and self-improvement. So fire up the Amazon account and add a few of these classics to the cart!
The Art of War
It’s hard to believe that a book written hundreds of years ago could still be relevant to a guy’s reading list. But The Art of War has messages that work just as well today as they did in ancient China. This Sun Tzu classic has been translated into countless languages and is commonly referenced by business leaders around the world.
Why You Should Read It: If you want to learn essentials about negotiating, rising in the corporate ranks and taking calculated risks, this is a must-read!