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A list of books which I have read and been amazed by or that I must read soon otherwise I will explode.

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A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving - LOVE this book! I like all John Irving books, but this is my favorite! This Is A Book, I Love Books, Great Books, Books To Read, My Books, Amazing Books, Book Club Books, Book Lists, Book 1

A Prayer for Owen Meany

A Prayer for Owen Meany book. Read 13,749 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Eleven-year-old Owen Meany, playing in a Little League ...

Great essay on the madness & genius of Philip K Dick! Ubik is one of my favorite books. I can read it over & over. It's probably the strangest choice in what I think of as "comfort books. Sci Fi Novels, Sci Fi Books, Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Covers, Album Covers, Book Art, Science Fiction Books, Pulp Fiction

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How Proust Can Change Your Life // Alain De Botton [philosophy, Marcel Proust, In Search of Lost Time] Marcel Proust, Reading Lists, Book Lists, Reading Groups, Books To Read, My Books, Thing 1, Nonfiction Books, Great Books

How Proust Can Change Your Life - Alain de Botton

How Proust Can Change Your Life The starting point of How Proust Can Change Your Life is that a great novel can be nothing less than life-transforming. This is an unusual claim: our education system, while stressing that novels are highly worthwhile, rarely investigates why this is so. How Proust Can Change Your Life takes Marcel Proust’s In Search of Lost Time as the basis for … Read more

Booktopia has Essays in Love by Alain de Botton. Buy a discounted Paperback of Essays in Love online from Australia's leading online bookstore. Book Review, Up Book, Love Book, Love Essay, Another A, Love Everyone, What Is Love, Fiction Books

Essays in Love - Alain de Botton

Essays in Love Essays in Love is a novel about two young people, who meet on an airplane between London and Paris and rapidly fall in love. The structure of the story isn’t unusual, but what lends the book its interest is the extraordinary depth with which the emotions involved in the relationship are analysed. Love comes under the philosophical microscope. … Read more

Alain de botton, The Consolations of Philosophy -- I loved this book. I think it may have changed my life a little. Books To Read, My Books, Philosophy Books, Life Problems, Mind Body Spirit, Love Book, Reading Lists, Nonfiction, Book Lovers

The Consolations of Philosophy - Alain de Botton

The Consolations of Philosophy In Ancient Greece or Rome, philosophers were seen as natural authorities on the most pressing questions. However, since then, the idea of finding wisdom from philosophy has come to seem bizarre. Enter a university department today and ask to study wisdom, and you will politely but firmly be shown the door. The Consolations of Philosophy sets out to … Read more