Books are a great way to be informed about everything that’s going around the world. Here are the top 5 book recommendations from Amazon which has ranked been no. 1.

Big Bang: The Most Important Scientific Discovery of All Time and Why You Need to Know About It, by Simon Singh


This book is about the Big Bang Theory. The author mentions about the scientists who have come up with the idea of Big Bang. The cosmologists believe that the Big Bang Theory is an exact description of the origins of the universe. The book is about the scientists who fought against these ideas.

The Lessons of History, by Will Durant


This is a very thoughtful book. This is a compilation of works on five decades of the eleven volumes of The Story of Civilization. The book consists of a survey of human history, the nature of human experience, the evolution of civilization, etc.

The One Hundred: A Ranking of History’s Most Influential Persons, by Michael H. Hart


This book provides a list of the most influential people on earth. The first person on the list is the beloved Prophet Muhammad. The people included in the list include religious personalities, scientists, statesmen, philosophers, explorers and many more.

A Brief History of Time: From Big Bang to Black Holes, by Stephen Hawkins


When did this universe start? Is the universe infinite? You will find answers to all these questions in this internationally acclaimed book. The book includes the important theories of the cosmos from Newton to Einstein. The author here tells about the secrets of Big Bang and Black Holes.

Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything, by Stephen J. Dubner and Steven D. Levitt


This book is about crack dealers, bizarre baby names and cheating teachers. This book turned the world’s views upside down. Multi million copies of this book were sold internationally.

Find some time to read these world class books. They will tell you about the various aspects of our lives and the universe as a whole.