How it can help: A shepherd embarks on the solitary task of planting 100 acorns a day
in hopes of bringing back trees to a blighted countryside. His mission
will leave you feeling at peace with the universe.
The best-selling author of such Southern epics as The Great Santini and The Prince of Tides is a passionate reader and raconteur. Here are the stories--of England, China, and Middle-Earth--that changed his life.
Our December issue features Oprah's Favorite Things—as well as your chance to win them all! You'll also find our easy holiday declutter plan, Dr. Oz's guide to sleeping better (starting tonight) and the ultimate holiday menu.