Ask Candy: What's One Book You Think Everyone Should Read?
|I think Michael Cunningham's The Hours should be required reading in school. —Marla, Editor In Chief
|I really love Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli. The story is so whimsical and real at the same time. —Steph, Art Director|
|The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. It's such a simple yet powerful story that will inspire you to reach for your dreams. —Angel, Managing Editor|
|I just finished reading Paper Towns—I know, so late to the party, right? But I think the timing was perfect. I particularly like this exchange: "Nothing ever happens like you imagine it will." "But then again, if you don't imagine, nothing ever happens at all." —Dyan, Entertainment and Features Editor|
|The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath —Ning, Fashion and Beauty Assistant|
|Amy & Roger's Epic Detour by Morgan Matson reminds us of what the power of a little adventure, a killer playlist, and meeting new people can bring. —Bianca, Fashion and Beauty Assistant
I can read Alan Lightman's Einstein's Dreams over and over again. I suggest you read it even just once! —Macy, Web Managing Editor
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|How To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee. It's taught me a lot about life and growing up, and I think anyone who reads it will surely gain something from it. —Erin, Associate Web and Fashion Editor|
|David Levithan's Love Is the Higher Law for all the right ~*feels*~. It's also a beautiful reminder of how great the power of love is even and especially during trying times. :) —Ayessa, Web Editorial Assistant|
What about you? What's one book you think everyone should read? Leave a comment below or tweet us @candymagdotcom to join the discussion!