5 Recommended Books for Your Graduate

Graduations are now upon us.  Pomp and Circumstances fill the air in local stadiums, arenas, halls, and auditoriums.  The tassels will turn from right to left and graduates will walk off the stage into their next phase of life.

I composed a list of five books I recommend to a graduate to prepare them for their next stage in life.  Each book includes a link to the book, the books description from Amazon  as well as a link to the Kindle version.  Pick up a copy today for your graduate. Let’s see the class of 2017 soar.

How to Win Friends & Influence People

From the summary:  For more than sixty years the rock-solid, time-tested advice in this book has carried thousands of now famous people up the ladder of success in their business and personal lives.Now this previously revised and updated bestseller is available in trade paperback for the first time to help you achieve your maximum potential throughout the next century!

Kindle: How to Win Friends and Influence People



1,000 Places to See in the United States and Canada Before You Die (1,000 Places to See in the United States & Canada Before You)

Covering the U.S.A. and Canada like never before, and for the first time with full-color photographs, here are 1,000 compelling, essential, offbeat, utterly unforgettable places. Pristine beaches and national parks, world-class museums and the Just for Laughs festival, mountain resorts, salmon-rich rivers, scenic byways, the 150 places of special interest to families. And, for every entry, what you need to know about how and when to visit

Kindle: 1,000 Places to See in the United States and Canada Before You Die


Spiritual Leadership: Principles of Excellence For Every Believer (Commitment To Spiritual Growth)

With more than 1 million copies sold, Spiritual Leadership stands as a proven classic for developing such leadership. In these pages, J. Oswald Sanders presents the key principles of leadership in both the temporal and spiritual realms, illustrating his points with examples from Scripture and biographies of eminent men of God (Moses, Nehemiah, Paul, David Livingstone, Charles Spurgeon, and others). He holds that even natural leadership qualities are God-given, and their true effectiveness can only be reached when they are used to the glory of God.

Kindle: Spiritual Leadership: Principles of Excellence For Every Believer (Commitment To Spiritual Growth)


The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America’s Wealthy

The bestselling The Millionaire Next Door identifies seven common traits that show up again and again among those who have accumulated wealth. Most of the truly wealthy in this country don’t live in Beverly Hills or on Park Avenue-they live next door.

Kindle: The Millionaire Next Door



Intimacy With The Almighty

Noise and words and frenzied, hectic schedules dull our senses, closing our ears to His still, small voice and making us numb to His touch. Charles Swindoll offers all new insights from his own journal to guide people on a journey of intimacy with God.

(There is no Kindle version)

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