40 Best Nonfiction Books of All Time (Memoirs, History, Science & More!) | Part 1

Welcome to my long list of 40 of the best nonfiction books of all time – in my personal opinion of course! I’ll include both old and new titles. I’ve read and adored tons of nonfiction books over the years. Thus, I don’t think it’s possible for me to squeeze all my favorites into a single post. So, I’ve decided to make this list the…

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10+ of the Best Buddhism Books For Beginners (Philosophy in Practice)

Are you interested in learning more about Buddhism? Here’s our pick of the best Buddhism books for beginners! Short Background of Buddhism Founded in ancient India by Siddhārtha Gautama (the Buddha), Buddhism is currently the 4th largest religion in the world with more than 520 million adherents. There are several branches of Buddhism, including Theravada, Mahayana, and Vajrayana, among others. Yet, despite some variation, most…

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20+ Best Time Travel Books for Science Fiction Fans!

Great Scott! Since enjoying Back to the Future as a kid, I’ve loved the idea of time travel. And, to feed my science fiction addiction, I’ve made it a point to read some of the best time travel books over many years. Here a list of 20+ of my favorite books about time travel! Some are old classics; others are more recent 2018 / 2019…

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15+ Best Vampire Romance Books Like Twilight & The Vampire Diaries (Paranormal Love)

Pop culture has gone heavy on ‘Vampire Romance’. By this I mean the modern recasting of vampires from the outright monsters of old – such as Dracula and Nosferatu – to relatable immortal creatures who are as attractive as they are dangerous. Books like Twilight & The Vampire Diaries are prime examples of this shift; two paranormal series felt by fans to be among the…

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14+ Christopher Pike Books that’ll remind you how great he really is.

If you were a teen horror reader of the 90s, you’ve probably read R.L Stine. Many see him as the definitive YA author of the genre and era, thanks to the huge success of Fear Street and, later, Goosebumps. However, for me, Christopher Pike books will always have a very special place in my heart. He’s the author who inspired me as a kid to…

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The Best HP Lovecraft Books That’ll Give You Nightmares

You won’t have to venture far into classic horror literature to hear the name Howard Phillips Lovecraft – or “Howie’, as some fans affectionately call him. Rightly so, since he’s among a small handful of authors credited for shaping the very landscape of modern horror. Today, new readers continue to seek out the best HP Lovecraft books, losing themselves amid his cosmic worlds. To this…

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The Best Stephen King Books for Beginners (A Starter’s Guide)

What are the best Stephen King books for beginners? As a die-hard King fan for decades, I’ve had lots of people ask me this recently. No surprise, really, since those who’ve asked are in fact newfound fans who caught the latest It remake. Well, I guess better late to the party than never at all! In response, I’ve decided to create a list of what…

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Best Game Design Books & Other Resources (How to Design Video Games)

How do you design video games from scratch? In this post, I’ll share some of the best game design books & other resources I’ve found that’ll help you turn your creative vision into reality. These game design resources cover most of the basics – including the beginning skills needed – to more advanced topics, such as play-testing, creating addictive game elements, team organization, and more….

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8 of the Best Zombie Apocalypse Books your brainnnn will love!

Zombie-mania was really ‘hording’ mainstream media a few years ago. This is in part due to the runaway success of The Walking Dead and World War Z. Since then, things have quietened down a fair bit, maybe due to genre overkill. However, true zombie fans like you and I won’t ever sour on the undead. So, just for you wonderful people, I present some of…

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7 Best Book Series About Dragons (Good Fantasy Books To Read)

Don’t you wish dragons were real? I do. I mean, there’d be nothing cooler than flying everywhere on my winged fire-breather… instead of taking a plane. Unfortunately, they don’t really exist. Luckily, you and I can find comfort in some of the best book series about dragons to help spur our fantastical imaginations. In my series list, I decided to exclude two obvious choices: Game…

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