There is an opinion: those who read the book will always be controlled by those who are watching television. Agree with it or not - a private right of everyone, but to argue with the fact that the book develops imagination and intellect, contribute to the formation of various traits, it is impossible.
In addition, reading - is a great pastime.
The only problem is that since the advent of writing published in millions of different books.
How to choose the most interesting?
Erich Maria Remarque "Borrowed Life"
The novel tells about the love of two youngPeople: Girls and Lillian racer François Sébastien Charles Joseph de Croix, Count of Clerfayt. She is ill with tuberculosis and is in a nursing home. He constantly risks his life for the sake of victory, and one comes to the sanatorium to visit his friend. But if Man game with death - entertainment, something for her death - the inevitable, which resemble each time a drop of blood on a handkerchief. The philosophy of the book is that there is nothing more beautiful than true love and there is nothing worse than death.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez 'One Hundred Years of Solitude "
This novel for many years was the mostreadable product in the world. It has been translated into many languages. Twenty chapters describe the history of the village of Macondo, since its founding and ending with sunset. The center works Buendía family. The novel features a large number of storylines, but quite easy to read and perceived.
Oscar Wilde "portrait of Dorian Gray"
This interesting novel with a tragic end onAccording to most literature, it reveals the psychology of narcissism. And only a few of them dare to assume that this book is that you need to be afraid of their desires, because they have come true. In the center of the story of a young and beautiful Dorian, which categorically does not want to change anything in my life. One day, a brilliant artist Basil Hallward paints a portrait of Dorian. The young man looks at his image and longs to grow old in his place his portrait. So it turns out. The worse behaved handsome Dorian, the uglier it becomes an image.
By the classics of world literature abroad,which is definitely worth reading are the books: "The Ingenious Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha" Cervantes, "Vanity Fair" Thackeray, "For Whom the Bell Tolls," Hemingway
Franz Kafka "The Metamorphosis"
All the works of Franz Kafka read enougheasy, but often cause mixed feelings. The short story "The Metamorphosis" is no exception. It tells the story of a young traveling salesman Gregor, who one fine morning without any reasons was transformed into an ugly bug. The family is afraid to even look at him. Over time, it loses all Gregor human that it still remained.
Jerome Salinger "The Catcher in the Rye"
Topics raised in the novel, already partiallyrevealed by the author in earlier stories, but this novel - a work in many respects fundamental both for the Salinger, and for the whole of literature in general. The book describes the 16-year-old Holden Caulfield. He is able to feel and empathize, but because of their age and lack of experience often make hasty conclusions, offends others, making them sick. The novel tells the story of the psychological formation of the American teenager in the late 40s.
"Loneliness in the network" Janusz Wisniewski
The novel was written in 2001 and immediately brought the world famous Polish writer. From the book the reader learns incredibly romantic and just as tragic love story.
The name of the main character is never mentioned in the novel "Loneliness in the network"
The protagonist Jakub - known geneticist. One day a letter came to him from a stranger, it is incredibly touching. Knotted correspondence by e-mail and ICQ. Reports from each of the two men wrote about their work, family and romantic passions, preferences in food and beverages. The culmination of their relationship is meeting in Paris, which determines the fate of the two heroes.