(3) Huckleberry Finn, by Mark Twain
Many people are familiar with Mark Twain’s landmark historical novel about Tom Sawyer. Yet few have read the book’s critically acclaimed companion Huckleberry Finn. This book is a coming-of-age story about Huck Finn and his journeys along the Mississippi River. In this novel, which was one of the first written in a vernacular language, the characters grow as they make difficult decisions. This book can be an inspirational piece of fiction when making important life decisions, such as career growth.