This is pretty neat reading. Instead of instruction or preaching, I'm reading a story. I like the change of pace. Our hero, Anthony, starts the story as a wealthy Egyptian (raised Christian). After hearing some scripture passages and meditating on them, he decides to sell all he has and give the money to the poor. Then, he begins a journey of following Christ. Everywhere he turns, he is either comforted or instructed by a passage of scripture. He becomes a monk of sorts. He fight demons.
I'm looking forward to what happens next.