I am someone who has never read Pilgrim's Progress, but have always heard a lot about it. I was interested to learn more about the author of this great book and what led him to write it. It was interesting to learn his life story and how he was in jail when he wrote his book. He was highly persecuted for his beliefs and it fueled his writing.
I found the book interesting, but I recommend being really interested in John Bunyan's history or Pilgrim's Progress before reading it. It is a very factual book, so it is easier to get through it if you are interested in his life.
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