The Top 100 Inspirational Books: 40 - 21
36 - Jonathan Livingston Seagull
a short novella, Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach tells the
simple story of a seagull who dares to soar. It was first published in 1970 as Jonathan
Livingston Seagull — a story. By the end of 1972, over a million copies
were in print and Reader's Digestpublished a condensed version. The
book reached the top of theNew York Timesbestseller list, where it
remained for 38 weeks – then was transformed into a film. In 1972 and 1973 the
book topped the Publishers Weeklylist of bestselling novels in the
United States – defying all who scoffed at the idea that readers could be
inspired by a seagull who was not content to fight and bicker over scraps of
fish, but chose to soar majestically and climb to the heights.
~ Rob Kerby
Purchase "Jonathan Livingston Seagull" here.
5 Things You Didn’t Know about The Hobbit BookHere are five things you didn't know about The Hobbit Book.
Gospel Singer Fred Hammond Calls ‘I Will Trust’ His...“It’s really simple. No matter what, God is good,” says the Grammy-winning gospel...
From Viva Las Vegas to Velvet, Elvis Lives!From Viva Las Vegas to Velvet, Elvis the Pelvis is everywhere - and we can't...