Caroline Paul
Book Recommendations

  • Breath

    Breath

    Breath

    James Nestor
    Health & Fitness
    4.15 (37,503)

    No matter what you eat, how much you exercise, how skinny or young or wise you are, none of it matters if you're not breathing properly.there is nothing more essential to our health and well-being than breathing: take air in, let it out, repeat twenty-five thousand times a day. yet, as a species, humans have lost the ability to breathe correctly, with grave consequences.journalist james nestor travels the world to figure out what went wrong and how to fix it. the answers aren't found in pulmonology labs, as we might

    Caroline Paul

    Pick up this fascinating book. Loved it so much. So good.

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  • The Dog Stars

    The Dog Stars

    The Dog Stars

    Peter Heller
    Fiction
    3.94 (56,725)

    Hig somehow survived the flu pandemic that killed everyone he knows. now his wife is gone, his friends are dead, and he lives in the hangar of a small abandoned airport with his dog, jasper, and a mercurial, gun-toting misanthrope named bangley. but when a random transmission beams through the radio of his 1956 cessna, the voice ignites a hope deep inside him that a better life exists outside their tightly controlled perimeter. risking everything, he flies past his point of no return and follows its static-broken trail, only to

    Caroline Paul

    I really love Peter Hellers book The Dog Stars.

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  • Sea Kayaking In Baja

    Sea Kayaking In Baja

    Sea Kayaking In Baja

    Andromeda Romano-Lax
    Sports & Recreation
    3.5 (4)

    Caroline Paul

    Recommended on Tim Ferris podcast

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  • The Things They Carried

    The Things They Carried

    The Things They Carried

    Tim O'Brien
    Fiction
    4.13 (277,398)

    In 1979, tim o'brien's going after cacciato—a novel about the vietnam war—won the national book award. in this, his second work of fiction about vietnam, o'brien's unique artistic vision is again clearly demonstrated. neither a novel nor a short story collection, it is an arc of fictional episodes, taking place in the childhoods of its characters, in the jungles of vietnam and back home in america two decades later.

    Caroline Paul

    Oh, its a beautiful book by a writer who fought in Vietnam.

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