Books are very important as they show us all pathways in life. So many think Buddhism is all about sitting in silence and finding your inner wisdom. Indeed that is part of it, and when you start practicing Buddhism, it’s easy to think that is all you need as you travel onto your spiritual path. But any teacher will tell you that one should read to balance your practice. There is such a wealth of Buddhist books and teachings to consume. Where do you start? Here are a few great reads of some wonderful free books that can help you get started.