The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch Warning: This might make you cry. It’s a nonfiction book about Pausch, who is diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and given a few months to live. Before he passed, he wrote this book about what being positive really means.
Anne Lamott is known for her perceptive and funny writings about spirituality. She recounts how she came to these insights, explains what they mean to her and how they have helped, and explores how others have embraced these same ideas.