The book that changed my life
August 6, 2010, 8:42am
In a speech he gave at the American Library Association, US President Barack Obama named Maurice Sendak’s “Where the Wild Things Are” as a book that made an impact on his early life, expressing gratitude to his mother, who always gave him books as a present for every occasion, no matter what was on his wishlist.
Erik Santos, singer: “Tuesdays with Morrie and The Secret. These books have helped me to become more positive in life, and have taught me that we have to always remember that love and gratitude make the world go round.”