Talking of hobbies, there are quite a few of them like philately, numismatics, art, music and gaming, but there is one among them which has stood the test of time and is still quite popular among the masses is “reading”. Reading will surely not go out of favor among its staunch supporters for a long time to come.
For all those who burn the midnight oil with their favorite book, we present the second part of the top 6 best selling novels of 2014.
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Best Selling Novels Of 2014: Part 2
One choice can either transform your life for the better or can have terrifying consequences on your life. But no one can deny the fact that every choice does have its own ramification. This is the basic theme of this novel.
The scene of this novel is set among a surge of unrest among warring groups all around Tris Prior, who is the main character. The novel also portrays how Tris is trying to save herself and those she loves while struggling with haunting questions of forgiveness, grief, identity, loyalty, love and politics. Tris’s day of initiation should have been surrounded by victory and celebration with her chosen group, but rather the day ended with unutterable horror.
From the bestselling author Veronica Roth, this eagerly and highly anticipated novel which is also second installment in the Divergent series, is a nonstop thrill ride of a tale enriched with twists, romance, heart breaks, and powerful insights into the human nature.
Wonder, is another bestselling novel of 2014 begins from a kid’s viewpoint, but soon encompasses the view-point of his sister, her boyfriend, and his classmates besides others. All these viewpoints converge in portraying a community’s struggle with empathy, acceptance and compassion.
In a world where bullying among the youth has become an epidemic, this novel provides a refreshing new story filled with courage and hope. This is the debut novel of the author “R. J. Palacio” and every reader of this book will express their appreciation of the tale of courage and friendship.
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The author, Veronica Roth had a real challenge ahead of her ending a trilogy which had fans clamoring for the final installment and accomplished the task like a true champ. Allegiant starts off right where Insurgent ends and in case you have forgotten the background of the tale, we recommend reading the last couple of chapters of Insurgent to refresh your memory.
One of the best thing about Allegiant is the truly authentic, but passionate and messy love story between the lead characters. The novel answers a lot of unanswered questions and delivers some spell binding twists in the process.
4. The 5 Love Languages
From the bestselling author Gary Chapman, this novel guides couples in understanding, identifying, and communicating in their life partner’s love language. By learning the five love languages, you and your life partner will identify your own unique love language and discover practical steps in truly loving one another.
Chapters are categorized by love language for ready reference and each one ends with simple and specific steps to express a language to your partner and lead your marriage in the right direction. The novel has been a consistent bestseller with more than five million copies sold in print. Also this novel has been translated into over 38 languages.
5. Oh, The Places You’ll Go
An all-time favorite from Dr. Seuss’s, this novel will be the perfect beginning for children starting out, either nursery school, high school, or even for college graduates.
From soaring to great heights and seeing spectacular sights to being left in the lurch on a pesky perch, Dr. Seuss narrates life’s ups and downs with trademark humor and illustrations, while inspiring readers to discover the success that lies within. The message is simple, life may be one big balancing act but it’s fun to be done.
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6. Strengths Finder 2
More often than not, our natural talent and potential goes unrecognized and untapped. To help people discover their hidden talents, Gallup launched the first version of its online assessment “Strengths Finder” in 2001 that triggered sort of talent discovery upheaval and helped millions discover their top 5 strengths.
In their latest bestseller “Strengths Finder 2.0”, Gallup has launched the new and enhanced version of their popular assessment. While one can read this book very quickly, using it as a long-term reference will work out more to your advantage.
As the saying goes, the proof of the pudding is in tasting it. Rather than taking our word on the top 6 best selling novels of 2014, you can check them out and know for yourself why they have been ranked as the best of the breed. Rest assured, you will not be disappointed. Your opinion on these books can be registered in the comment section for the benefit of other readers.