Books are Tremendous: what they represent to some of those who have written, read and loved them. One of the greatest gifts you can give yourself or someone else is a good book. Yet it is amazing how many of us neglect to take advantage of the wealth of knowledge that is so conveniently attained through the simple act of reading a book. The amazing impact that the reading of good books have had on great men and women throughout history is documented in this book. As you read the inspirational words by some of these influential individuals who have been transformed by the power of the written word, they will undoubtedly inspire you to develop a far greater appreciation for reading. Book reading is the easiest, simplest, and cheapest pastime that can bring you a wealth of knowledge, understanding, and inspiration.