What is NBA basketball champion LeBron James secret to success? Perhaps it’s reading books.
For me, reading books is relaxing honestly. You spend so much preparation for the games, sometimes you just need to get away from it for a little bit. The reading has helped me get away from the game a little bit, and I’m able to zero in once I’m done and get ready for the games. — Lebron James
According to USA Today, James read the following books between when the NBA playoffs began and the night his Miami Heat team won the NBA championships several years ago:
Decoded (by Jay-Z)
Hunger Games trilogy
The Pact: Three Young Men Make a Promise and Fulfill a Dream
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
West by West