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Obviously, Reading together facilitates better bonding and there are numerous books to read with your boyfriend.

This is why in this blog, I have come up with a carefully curated list of books that could strengthen your ties with your boyfriend in the best possible ways. 

Books you must read with your boyfriend

So Here are 18 Significant Books To Read With Your Boyfriend!

Pick yours and start reading!

“The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnesis a Booker Prize Winner You Should Read Together!

If I need to fill you in about this book, know that this tale is all about Tony’s present and past life events.

Only in hindsight, life gives one the best of insights, doesn’t it? And that’s what happens with Tony too. In short , it is a thought-provoking read that is sure to get you guys hooked all along!

“Getting the Love You Want : A Guide for Couples by Harville Hendrix”, is a Guide Book For All Relationships Across!

Relationships are all about understanding one another, isn’t it?

If you think you both need some meaningful guidance on leading relationships, this book will help you abundantly.

Did you know it is good for couples to read together?

“Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie” Is A Long-Distance Love Story

Situations push them far apart. Yet Ifemelu & Obinze wade through the rough waters and become successful.

But can time and distance diminish their love for each other? Read it with your boy, it’s a flowy tale that keeps you on grip throughout! 

Is Solo Backpacking His Passion? Here Is “Travels with Charley: In Search of America by John Steinbeck”

Is your guy someone who loves to travel and explore places?

In that case, I recommend you to read Travels With Charley which narrates Charley’s journey all across America in the 1960’s, his encounter with people, and other significant situations of the times. 

For The Pet-Adoring Person,  I would Suggest “The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein”

Are dogs your favourite? Read the wonders of Enzo, a dog that connects and understands human values.

It is an absolutely delightful and emotional read, no wonder if you end up sobbingly wise!

Does Your Man Love Anthropology? How About “Sapiens By Yuval Noah Harari”?

Some men might show interest in human evolution and that is why you need to read Yuval’s Sapiens with your boyfriend.

Don’t think history could be boring. It cannot be when it details the very origin of your existence.

Does He Love Observing Fellow Humans? Try “The Laws Of Human Nature By Robert Greene”

I don’t have to tell you how people are too layered to be understood. But what if you can learn the tricks to uncover them?

In case your boy is someone who loves to explore human patterns and behaviour, here is Robert’s The laws of human nature that could just get him mesmerised, I guarantee!

“A New Earth By Eckhart Tolle” Adds A New Lease Of Life To Your Existing Relationship With Your Boyfriend

Is he a mindful person who is dreaming a purposeful life?

Then you must read A New Earth with your boy. It is all about focusing, being, working, and living in the present. I promise, it will take him to places beyond your OR his imagination!

Do you know why mindfulness is important in relationships?

“The Alchemist By Paulo Coelho” Is An Amazing Read For Life

Is your special someone lost in the wild and struggling to pursue his life? OR is he someone striving to follow his heart?

Take him through this one heck of a spiritual adventure by Paulo Coelho. You will see his mirifical transformation for yourself.

Here is The Blue Zones of Happiness: Lessons from the World’s Happiest People  by Dan Buettner 

Happiness is required in relationships, in fact everywhere. But what does it take to reach there?

Read Dan’s work with your special person, your joy will know no bounds!

Make Your Boyfriend The Best Negotiator With “Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It by Chris Voss & Tahl Raz”

People cannot be convinced easily. Be it in relationships OR profession. But how do you win your deal?

If you think your boyfriend needs to build his negotiation skills to ace through his business/relationships/job, take up the responsibility of reading this work together with him. 

That’s how you strengthen your ties too!

In case you are interested, Here are 35 Good books for Couples to read together!

How About “The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman”?

Walking down the memory lane is an experience for everyone. Would your boy prefer such a tale?

Without thinking, Go for Neil’s The Ocean at the End of the lane!

Is Your Boyfriend A Stoicism Lover? Consider “The Stoic Challenge: A Philosopher’s Guide to Becoming Tougher, Calmer, and More Resilient William B. Irvine”

Handling everyday’s obstacles becomes way easier when you learn and master the art of resilience.

Read The Stoic Challenge by William. It teaches life!

My Next Stoicism Suggestion Would Be, “Lessons in Stoicism: What Ancient Philosophers Teach Us about How to Live By John Sellars”

How about some dose of philosophy to enhance your life and your boyfriends’?

Here is John Sellars weaving his Roman stoics-inspired take on ups and downs in life.

“How to Be a Stoic: Using Ancient Philosophy to Live a Modern Life by Massimo Pigliucci” Makes Your Boy Emotionally Stable

If your boy is someone striving to sort out his emotions, Massimo’s How to be a Stoic is the best way out.

Trust me, this book with all its meditation tips and exercises will give him the clarity he cannot gain elsewhere!

“The Stoic Guide to a Happy Life by Massimo Pigliucci” Is RuleBook For A Good Life

Do you know one of the secrets to leading a happy life is to let go of things we can never control?

This guide book explains it so well. Another one from the stoic man Massimo, which guides everyone to navigate their life unstrained by its various shortcomings.

Also Check : 20 Spiritual Books For Couples to Read Together!

“Meditations” ,An Age-Old Book On Handling Life As It Comes, By Marcus Aurelius

Meditations is one of the most-loved , profound works you will find on stoicism.

Marcus is an author with depth and foresightedness that makes this work everlasting.

“Walden By Henry David Thoreau” Can Motivate Every Minimalist Out There!

Does your man have a fiery connection with minimalistic and natural living? Yes?

Then it’s time to push him to live the life of his dreams. Read Walden, who knows, it could be the best thing you have done to him, like ever!


So this is it for the blog. Tell me, did you make up your mind on what to read with your boyfriend?

Anyway, share your insights on how these books helped your relationship with your boyfriend. Also, if you have some book suggestions to add to the above list, just let me know in the comments below.

I am looking forward to hearing from you!