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Ten Books Popular among College Students
Date: 2019-04-23 Share Us:
April 23, 2019, the World Book Day of 2019, also known as International Day of the Book, is an annual event organized by UNESCO, to promote reading, publishing and copyright. JP Development, a company committed to promote people’s comprehensive development, would like to recommend 10 Books popular among college students, which are voted by Tsinghua University, a renowned university based in Beijing, China.
1.The Three-Body Problem, written by Liu Cixin
“Your lack of fear is based on your ignorance.”
On the 73rd World Science Fiction Convention (Sasquan), Chinese writer Liu Cixin’s sci-fi novel-”The Three-Body Problem” has won the 2015 Hugo Award for Best Novel. It’s the 1st Chance for English-speaking readers to experience the multiple award winning phenomenon from China’s most beloved science fiction author, Liu Cixin.
2.Le Petit Prince, written by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
“You know -- one loves the sunset, when one is sad...”
It’s one of the best-selling and most translated books ever published, and has been adapted to numerous art forms and media since it’s first publication. Thought styled as children’s book ostensibly, it makes several observations about life and human nature.
3.Byaku Ya Kou, written by Keigo Higashino
“The sun never shone on us. We existed in an endless night. But it was never dark. Because we had something to replace the sun.”
Translated in English, Byaku Ya Kou is named Journey Under the Midnight Sun. As a mystery novel, it is so successful that attracted many adaptaitons.
4.Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, written by Yuval Noah Harari
“Money is the most universal and most efficient system of mutual trust ever devised”
The book surveys the history of humankind from the evolution of archaic human species in the Stone Age up to the twenty-first century, focusing on Homo sapiens.
5.A Brief History of Time, written by Stephen Hawking
“It would not be much of a universe if it wasn't home to the people you love.”
A Brief History of Time: From the Big Bang to Black Holes is a popular-science book on cosmology (the study of the universe) by British physicist Stephen Hawking. It was first published in 1988. Hawking wrote the book for nonspecialist readers with no prior knowledge of scientific theories.
Other five books include 1587-A Year of No Significance written by Huang Renyu, Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow written by Yuval Noah Harari, One Two Three...Infinity written by George Gamow, The Republic written by Plato, and The Story of Art written by Sir Ernst Gombrich.
“Books are human's ascensive s ladder.” As supplier of high low ropes, climbing wall, obstacle course, JP Develop advised that we should never give up reading anytime.
And if you’re running an adventure park, kids club, family entertainment center, hotel or whatever, why not prepare some books for your customers for them to do reading while rest at your site?