Introductory level books Thich Nhat Hanh - Old path white clouds, Heart of Buddha's teachings, The miracle of mindfulness, Living Buddha living Christ, Peace is Every Step, Touching the Earth Pema Chodron - The Places that Scare You, The Wisdom of No Escape, When Things Fall Apart, Start where you are Christoper Titmus - The mindfulness manual Martine Batchelor - The Spirit of the Buddha Charlotte Joko Beck - Everyday Zen, Nothing Special: Living Zen Ajahn Chah - Food for the Heart (collected teachings) Will Johnson - The Posture of Meditation Jack Kornfield - The Path with Heart (and many other books) Barry Magid - Ending the Pursuit of Happiness Bhikkhu Nanamoli - The Life of the Buddha Toni Packer - The Wonder of Presence Reginald Ray - Touching Enlightenment (finding realisation in the body) Larry Rosenberg - Breath by Breath Shunryu Suzuki - Zen Mind, Beginner’s Mind Glen Wallis - The Basic Teachings of the Buddha Joanna Macy - Active Hope: How to Face the Mess We’re In without Going Crazy, World as Self, World as Lover, Thinking Like a Mountain Jason Siff - Seeking Nibbana in Sri Lanka, Thoughts Are Not the Ennemy, Unlearning Meditation.
Books for the more established reader Stephen Batchelor - Buddhism without Beliefs, Living with the Devil, Confessions of a Buddhist Atheist, After Buddhism, The Awakening of the West: The Encounter of Buddhism and Western Culture. Rodney Smith - Stepping out of self-deception, Awakening. Jack Kornfield - Living Buddhist masters Loch Kelly - Shift into freedom Bikkhu Nanamoli - The middle length discourses of the Buddha Peter Fenner - Radiant mind Ron Burbea - Seeing that Frees: Meditations on emptiness and dependent arising. David L McMahan - The making of Buddhist modernism
Non Buddhist Books Leonard Jacobson - Journey into now A.H. Almaas - The unfolding now Eckard Tolle - The power of now, A new earth