Books on Buddhism

The Eight Best Books on Buddhist Philosophy

Lennox Johnson Books

From beginner-friendly introductions to classic books of Buddhism, this page features books to suit any learning style. It’s important to note that there is no single best book on Buddhism. The best book for you will depend heavily on your preferred learning style and the amount of time/energy you’re willing to spend reading. For example, if you tend to find classic works of philosophy difficult to understand, you might want to start with a short, beginner-friendly introduction. If you prefer more depth, you can choose a more comprehensive introduction or …