Best Books to Read for 20 Something

There is a popular saying that the books one reads generally makes the person. Twenty’s are the time when one takes all important decisions and probably career making period for any individual and the kind of books he reads will help him out in a big way. Let’s see some of the best books one should read in his/her twenty something.
5. Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom
This book is about a successful newspaper columnist and his sociology professor. The 78 year old professor is in his death bed and he visits him and recalls the days with the professor. This book preaches everything one needs to know everything in life through the teachings of the professor by his life experiences. The book  was later made into a TV series under the same name.
4. The Marriage Plot by Jeffery Eugenides
This book is about three students in the senior year of their graduation and travels till their post graduation. It talks about college love, life and also depression. The book is loosely based on the author’s own experiences in collegiate level and the book was well received by the critics and went on to become a bestseller.
3. The Myths of Happiness by Sonja Lyubomirsky
This book is one of the best and must read for every person who is in the starting stage of his career. It talks about how people have popular misconceptions about achievements (marriage, career etc) and failures about life and how these misconceptions make it miserable for them in the long-term. He says long term happiness is a myth and not constant.
2. American Gods by Neil Geiman
This book makes us learn that travelling or going on a journey will help us discover our true self. This book is a work of fantasy which also says gods and other mythical creatures exist because people believe in them and is one of the best sellers. This always made into a TV series later.
1. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
We cannot miss this book, Can we?  The book talks about pursuing the dreams, listening and believing to the inner self and going ahead in life. The author is known for these type of works and The Alchemist is probably his best work.
Hence, these are some of the millions of books available which one should be reading. One should be reading anything and everything without restricting himself as each and every widens his knowledge and helps him discover different aspects in life.