5 Books a Taurus Needs to Read

Posted on May 01, 2017

Taureans are an earth sign and they are ruled by Venus. You are literally down-to-earth and grounded. You are a responsible, hard-working, and reliable person. You do a lot for other people and spend a lot of time trying to provide for them.

Perhaps it′s time to take a moment for yourself and cozy up with a good book. So snuggle up in your favorite chair, draw a bath, and make yourself comfortable for a long reading session. We have some amazing suggestions for you that every Taurus should read.

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Bossypants by Tina Fey

Tina Fey, like you, is a strong and motivated Taurus and she definitely has the moxie to prove it. Her memoir, appropriately called Bossypants, is full of humor and heart. In it, she writes about her childhood dreams, her nerdy teenage years, her time on SNL, and her role as a mother. This book is touching and uplifting, it′s an enchanting read.

The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

Written as a children′s book, The Lorax is still an invigorating read for adults as well. This story illustrates the dangers of corporate greed as well as the inherent beauty of the natural world. Dr. Seuss has said that The Lorax is his favorite of his own works. Moving and eye-opening, this classic will bring you back to your childhood innocence and sense of wonder.

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

A psychological thriller and New York Times bestseller, The Girl on the Train, is a fascinating read, Hawkins takes us into the world of a barely functioning alcoholic who′s marriage was seemingly torn apart by her disease. With twists and turns, unexpected surprises and unsuspected villains, this book is chilling to the bone and will have you on the edge of your seat.

The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle

Being an earth sign, your ambitious Taurean nature often looks to the future. The book, The Power of Now, will help you bring your focus back to the present moment and help you enjoy the here and now. Over two million copies have been sold around the world, proving that this book can translate through a myriad of cultures. Even our fast-paced, technology obsessed, society. After reading this, you will surely feel enlightened.

Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell

This book is a classic. Nineteen Eighty-Four is a dystopian drama at its finest. Set in former Great Britain, now known as Airstrip One, a mere province of the greater Oceania, this classic Sci-Fi novel is more relevant now than ever. Featuring a leader that may not exist, the overbearing gaze of Big Brother and perhaps the birth of ‘alternative facts,′ this book is a must-read.

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Taurus, you are sure to find yourself engaged and enthralled with these fascinating reads. A biography of a famous comedian, a book to help us all appreciate the planet Earth, a suspenseful thriller, a brilliant book that teaches us to be more present and mindful in our busy lives, and a classic dystopian tale. Prepare to spend hours turning pages!

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Theresa Greene

I am a mother, grandmother, and lover of all-things related to astrology and the metaphysical world. I first discovered my love for astrology while camping with my father — who seemed to know all of the constellations by name. I just knew that those same stars held the answers to my biggest questions in life. I love sharing my passions, and I hope my writing helps you on your journey. Namaste. Read More by Theresa Greene