Recommended Reading

As I have traveled my spiritual path, I have read a lot of books, stories, articles, etc. Many of these I found very helpful/inspiring.  Hopefully some, or all, of these will resonate with you also.

In Alphabetical Order by Author:

Altea, Rosemary:  The Eagle and The Rose
Alexander, Thea:  2150 A.D.
Bach, Richard:

  • Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah
  • Jonathan Livingston Seagull

Beattie, MelodyThe Lessons of Love. Her story about the death of her 12-year-old son at the height of her fame.

Bestemann, Marvin:  My Journey to Heaven:  What I Saw and How It Changed my Life

Bloch, DouglasHealing From Depression
Brady, JoanGod On A Harley (Written for Women)
Chopra, Deepak:

  • The Return of Merlin
  • The Way of the Wizard
  • Lords of Light
  • The Angel is Near
  • The Daughters of Joy: An Adventure of the Heart

Coelho, Paulo:

  • The Alchemist: A Fable about Following Your Dream
  • The Pilgrimage: A contemporary Quest for Ancient Wisdom
  • The Valkyries

Dang, Tri Thong:  Beyond the Known: The Ultimate Goal of the Martial Arts
Dolan, Mia:  I Know Why We Are Here
Goldman, JonathanThe Lost Chord

Gray, Kyle:  Channels and Communicates with Angels. Any book is fascinating.
Haitch, ElizabethInitiation
Harrington, Rosemary: Autobiographical Articles
Hawkins, Kathleen:

  • Spirit, Incorporated: How to Follow Your Spiritual Path
  • from 9 to 5

Hurst, George:  A Provocative Insight Into The Perfect You

Kagan, Annie:  The Afterlife of Billy Fingers:  How My Bad-Boy Brother Proved to Me There’s Life After Death

Kavanaugh, Philip, MDMagnificent Addiction
Mallard, Colin D.:  Mr. President: A Spiritual Journey
Mandino, Og:

  • The Choice
  • The Spellbinder’s Gift: The Miraculous story of a loving couple,
  • their never-to-be-forgotten friend, a little girl, and a very
  • special teddy bear

Martin, Stephen Hawley:  The Mt. Pelee Redemption: A Metaphysical  Mystery
McQuestion, Karen:  The Long Way Home
MillmanDan:  The Peaceful Warrior Series:

  • Way of the Peaceful Warrior
  • Sacred journey of the Peaceful Warrior
  • The Journeys of Socrates

Morgan, Marlo:  Mutant Message Downunder

Medhus, Elisa:  My Son and the Afterlife

Medhus, Erik, Channeled by Elisa  Medhus:  My Life After Death

Neal, Mary, MD:  To Heaven and Back

Nelson, JohnStarborn: A Mystical Tale
Norwood, Robin:  Why Me Why This Why Now
Rampa, Tuesday Lobsang: (Available for free at
Best read in the sequence listed

  • The Third eye
  • Doctor from Lhasa
  • The Rampa Story
  • The Cave of the Ancients
  • Living with the Lama
  • You Forever
  • Wisdom of the Ancients
  • The Saffron Robe
  • Chapters of Life
  • Beyond the Tenth
  • Feeding the Flame
  • The Hermit
  • The Thirteenth Candle
  • Candlelight
  • Twilight
  • As It Was
  • I Believe
  • Three Lives
  • Tibetan Sage

Redfield, James:

  • A Trilogy: The Celestine Prophecy
  • The Tenth Insight
  • Secret of Shambhala

Ritchie, George G, MDMy Life After Dying
Roads, Michael J.: Into A Timeless Realm
Sams, Jamie:

  • Dancing the Dream
  • Sacred Path Oracle Cards
  • Midnight Song: Quest for the Vanished Ones (hard to find; out of print)

Tuck-Jenkins, LindaThe Sirian Redemption
Tweede, Irina: Daughter of Fire. Her Diary of her spiritual training w/a Sufi Master

Ward, Suzanne:  Matthew, Tell Me about Heaven:  A first-Hand Description of the Afterlife
Youngholm, TomThe Celestial Bar:  A Spiritual Journey