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 Post subject: Life Changing
PostPosted: Wed Nov 30, 2005 5:51 pm 
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This is a simple topic. As you probably have deduced from the topic name I want to hear of books that have completely altered the way you think or at least thrown a wrench in your wheels.

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The Zahir by Paulo Coelho

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The Gay Science by Nietzsche (in particular, the section "The Heaviest Weight"

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1984 by George Orwel, Siddhartha by Herman Hesse, Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach and Le Petit Prince by Antoine de St-Exupéry.

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for the time being by annie dillard


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Any books by Anthony DeMello particularly Awareness.


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Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury


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The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown and Party of One by Juliet Waters

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The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown, and Nineteen Eighty Four by George Orwell


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The Tao Te Ching by Lao T'su
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard
Shakespeare


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the little prince - antoine st.exupery
little women - louisa may alcott
to kill a mocking bird - harper lee

atlas shrugged - ayn rand

1984 to an extent

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For Whom the Bell Tolls : Hemmingway
MacBeth: Shakespeare
The Oddesy: Homer
Twilight Eye's: Dean Koontz
The Great Gatsby: Scott Fitzgerald
All Quiet On The Western Front: Erich Maria Remarque

too many to name... lol....

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WALDEN by Henry David Thoreau

A cynical view, but the dude knew how to scrape away the fat of life and get to the marrow! :!:


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To Kill a Mockingbird- Harper Lee
Uncle Tom's Cabin- Harriet Beecher Stowe
The Boys' War- Jim Murphy

All the ones I can think of right now, I know there's more. . .

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Anything by H.P.Lovecraft
Nicholas Nickleby - Charles Dickens


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