Up for a challenge? Read a story that is told from the perspective of an object, an animal, or an idea! You may be well familiar with the many books centering on dogs or cats (and we’re fans of those, too), but try stretching yourself to see what you can learn about the human condition from something less familiar but just as decidedly nonhuman. Below are a dozen noteworthy entries in different genres that can help you Read for the Win!
Timothy, Or Notes of an Abject Reptile
Anonymous Rex: A Detective Story
The Improbability of Love
The Last Unicorn
The Book Thief
a white rabbit
The Sage of Waterloo: A Tale