Books All Things Shining Reading the Western Classics to Find Meaning in a Secular Age by Hubert Dreyfus and Sean Dorrance Kelly Paperback, 254 pages, Simon & Schuster, List Price: $15 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleAll Things ShiningSubtitleReading the Western Classics to Find Meaning in a Secular AgeAuthorHubert Dreyfus and Sean Dorrance Kelly Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Hubert Dreyfus and Sean Dorrance Kelly lament the lack of passionate engagement in the modern world, while presenting more "shining" forms of life through classic Western literature. Genres: Nonfiction History & Society Faith & Spirituality Facebook Twitter Email NPR stories about All Things Shining New In Paperback Into Uncertainty: Israeli Identity, Intense Isolation, Memory Loss And More August 10, 2011 Novelist David Grossman returns with an Israeli mother's story, while Anne Weisgarber looks at African-American homesteaders. In memoir, Gail Caldwell recalls an indelible friendship, and Mira Bartok reconnects with her mother. Meanwhile, Hubert Dreyfus and Sean Kelly extol the power of wonder.