I still have a pile of fiction to get through, which is nothing new. I always have a pile of fiction waiting to be read.
Recently, I’ve switched to factual books for both research and personal enlightenment:
Japan Through the Looking Glass, by Alan MacFarlane:
China by Bike: Taiwan, Hong Kong, China's East Coast, by Roger Grigsby:
Everything Arises, Everything Falls Away: Teachings on Impermanence and the End of Suffering, by Ajahn Chah:
Solo Training, by Loren W. Christensen: