'The Heart of Redness', 'Commando': Some books that have inspired us

21 February 2021 - 00:00 By DEBORAH RUDMAN

"Books break the shackles of time - proof that humans can work magic." - Carl Sagan

What does "inspired" really mean? There are as many opinions as there are readers: an inspiring read can amaze us, move us, goad, encourage or entertain us. Plenty of literary works qualify as "inspiring" - some are international award-winners; some sit quietly on your bookshelf, their message meaningful only to you...

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