Old Path White Clouds - Walking in the Footsteps of the Buddha — by Thich Nhat Hanh
Beautiful classic recounting of the life and teachings of Gautama Buddha over the course of eighty years.
The Miracle of Mindfulness - An Introduction to the Practice of Meditation — by Thich Nhat Hanh
A sly commentary on the Anapanasati Sutra, the Sutra on Breath to Maintain Mindfulness.
Buddhism Is Not What You Think - Finding Freedom Beyond Beliefs — by Steve Hagen
A clear and challenging showing of the fundamental truth of our lives.
Buddhism Plain and Simple - The practice of being aware right now every day — by Steve Hagen
This is a book about awareness itself - being awake, alert, in touch with what's actually happening.
Eminent Nuns - Women Chan Masters of Seventeenth-Century China ― by Beata Grant
An important perspective on female monasticism in China, and the contribution of Buddhist nuns to the history of Chinese women's writing.
Taking the Path of Zen — by Robert Aitken
This work presents the practice, lifestyle, rationale, and ideology of Zen Buddhism with remarkable clarity.
A Study of Dogen - His Philosophy and Religion — by Masao Abe
This complete translation of essays on Dogen probes the core of the Zen master's philosophy and religion.
A Buddhist Bible — by Dwight Goddard
A collection of translations of a cross-section of Buddhist traditions - Theravada, Mahayana, Zen, Tibetan and other Buddhists schools of thought.
Radical Zen - The Sayings of Joshu — translated by Yoel Hoffman
More than 450 aphorisms and koans from The Sayings of Joshu - one of the outstanding Zen texts of Tang period China.