Even though I have not read these books, their titles have impacted my life, altering my values, my understanding, and my experience with their titles alone.
The Wisdom of Insecurity: A Message for an Age of Anxiety by Alan Wilson Watts
The Virtue of Selfishness by Ayn Rand
Because It is Bitter and Because It is My Heart by Joyce Carol Oates
What to Say When You Talk to Yourself by Shad Helmstetter
On Puns: The Foundation of Letters, edited by Jonathan Culler
Well Behaved Women Seldom Make History by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
Why Black People Tend to Shout: Cold Facts and Wry View’s from a Black Man’s World by Ralph Wiley
Rum, Sodomy and the Lash: Piracy, Sexuality and Masculine Identity by Hans Turley
The Life That Lives on Man by Michael Andrews
How to Shit in the Woods: An Environmentally Sound Approach to a Lost Art by Kathleen Meyer.
What If the Moon Didn’t Exist?: Voyages to Earths That Might Have Been by Neil F. Comins
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell by William Blake
In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash by Jean Shepherd
Steal This Book by Abbie Hoffman