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NCTzens New ‘Favorite’ Titles: 8 Must-Read Books Recommended by NCT

NCTzens New ‘Favorite’ Titles: 8 Must-Read Books Recommended by NCT

In 2016, SM Entertainment introduced a new South Korean boy band that would take over the world by storm. NCT, an acronym for Neo Culture Technology, consists of 23 members as of April 2021 and is divided into four sub-units: NCT U, NCT 127, NCT Dream, and WayV. Alongside making music, who would’ve thought these idols are also busy turning one page after another.

If you are a NCTzen bookworm, then you have come to the right place! In this mini guide, discover what your favorite idols are reading. Who knows, one or two titles on this list might be your next well-loved read, too!

Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared McNeil

In this complex work that won author Jared McNeil a Pulitzer Prize, this non-fiction book explores the way that the modern world came to be—arguing that geographical and environmental factors shaped where we are now.

The perfect balance of informative and delightful, Guns, Germs, and Steel can make you shift how you see the world, by shifting what you thought you knew about the world.

The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

Published in 1951, this classic literature by J.D. Salinger details two days in the life of 16-year-old Holden Caufield after he has been expelled from school for failing most of his classes.

The Catcher in the Rye is a coming-of-age story that captures the deeply human need for connection, protection of innocence, and the sense of loss as we move forward in life and leave childhood behind.

Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

A quirky Louise Clark, who found a new job as a caregiver, crosses paths with paralyzed and wheelchair-bound Will Traynor. When Louise learns about Will’s shocking plan, she sets out to show him that life is worth living.

Me Before You is a touching and moving love story unlike any other—sharing how kindness can go a long way and save someone’s life.

How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie

Learn the six ways to make people like you, the twelve ways to win people to your way of thinking, and the nine ways to change people without arousing resentment. 

How to Win Friends & Influence People has sold more than 15 million copies, which has helped now famous people up the ladder of success in their business and personal lives.

The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway

An epic short novel, already a modern classic, is the tragic and epic story between an old, seasoned Cuban fisherman and the greatest catch of his life.

Ernest Hemingway’s The Old Man and the Sea shares with readers how perseverance and dignity can help one battle through struggles in life—that good fruits come to those who do hard work and “a man is not made for defeat.”

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery

In this timeless fable, a young prince visits various planets in space and addresses themes of loneliness, friendship, love, and loss—teaching the secret of what is really important in life.

Cherished by adults and young readers alike, The Little Prince shares the responsibility demanded by relationships and appreciation of one’s responsibilities to the world in general. It also explores the nature of real love, which makes it an indisputable favorite. 

The Courage to be Disliked by Fumitake Koga and Ichiro Kishimi

The Japanese phenomenon that shows you how to unlock the power within yourself to become your best and truest self, this work of 19th century psychologist Alfred Adler makes readers realize that happiness lies in the hands of each human.

The Courage to Be Disliked shows how it is liberating to be free of the shackles of the past, doubts, and expectations of others.

And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

The Ten Little Indians nursery rhyme and figures turn into a terrible nightmare: a game that is being played by ten strangers summoned to an isolated island. Mysteriously, murders unfold and they disappear one by one. 

Master storyteller Agatha Christie brings readers another mystery, widely considered her masterpiece and described by her as the most difficult book she has ever written, And Then There Was None is a thrilling crime novel that will make you hold on to your seat.

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