When I finished reading, I was wishing the book was another 600 pages long.
It is not a short book but its structure and style maintain the reader's interest over the course of story, and one may be tempted to say that it reads like a novel.
It's a book I would highly recommend to anyone who would like to gain a better understanding of Buddhism.
This is the most beautiful book I have ever read, it changed my life, so I continue to read it.Published 12 days ago by anna
This is a beautiful book, accessible to old and young alike, re-telling the story of the Buddha in small, easily digestible segments of a few pages, in succinct and poetic prose. Read morePublished 13 days ago by Tiffany Clarke
Overall, very poorly written and boring. I struggled to finish this book. The concepts of Buddhism are great, but Thich Nhat Hanh is not a story driven novelist. Read morePublished 19 days ago by D.J.
This book is the perfect introduction to the Buddha, his life and teachings. It's quite long, but as it's split access many short chapters it's easy to read and absorb a chapter a... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Lars Tackmann
This is a huge book but well worth it. TNH tells a lean and engaging versions of the Buddhas story. Goes quick and I am not a big long-book reader.Published 4 months ago by Shawn
wow... what a book. A must read for anybody, even if you "know" the life of the buddha.Published 4 months ago by Matthew Schneider