Awesome Books

A Listmania! list by Red
The list author says: "Many of these books changed my life, others were just good reads. All of them are awesome."
The Teenage Liberation Handbook: How to Quit School and Get a Real Life and Education
1.  The Teenage Liberation Handbook: How to Quit School and Get a Real Life and Education by Grace Llewellyn
The list author says:
  "The best, most influental book on education I've ever read. If you've ever been to school (or even if you haven't) read this book!"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (108 customer reviews)

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The Paleo Solution: The Original Human Diet
2.  The Paleo Solution: The Original Human Diet by Robb Wolf
The list author says:
  "Do you want to be really healthy and happy? Read this book, then try it, it will change your life."
$14.97   Used & New from: $8.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (976 customer reviews)

Conversations with God: An Uncommon Dialogue, Book 1
3.  Conversations with God: An Uncommon Dialogue, Book 1 by Neale Donald Walsch
The list author says:
  "Whether or not you think you talking with "God" or just making it up doesn't really matter: it still contains excellent ideas and is quite entertaining."
$18.42   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,140 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

A People's History of the United States (P.S.)
4.  A People's History of the United States (P.S.) by Howard Zinn
The list author says:
  "The History of the people who lived in and were affected by the US."
$15.94   Used & New from: $11.55
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (928 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media
5.  Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media by Edward S. Herman
The list author says:
  "Seminal work for understanding modern media."
$13.41   Used & New from: $9.00
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (125 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Women's Anatomy of Arousal
6.  Women's Anatomy of Arousal by Sheri Winston CNM. RN. BSN. LMT
The list author says:
  "Want to have good sex? Read this, guys too!"
$16.00   Used & New from: $12.00
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (94 customer reviews)

A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction (Center for Environmental Structure)
7.  A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction (Center for Environmental Structure) by Christopher Alexander
The list author says:
  "A book about designing everything from cities to houses to nooks so that they make sense for humans, A Pattern Language is really about life. A most excellent work!"
$40.00   Used & New from: $32.71
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (146 customer reviews)

Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
8.  Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen by Christopher McDougall
The list author says:
  "Reviews say it all. This book is super awesome."
$10.68   Used & New from: $1.98
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,340 customer reviews)

Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah
9.  Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah by Richard Bach
The list author says:
  "If he can do it, so can you."
$12.52   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (843 customer reviews)

Secrets of a Buccaneer-Scholar: How Self-Education and the Pursuit of Passion Can Lead to a Lifetime of Success
10.  Secrets of a Buccaneer-Scholar: How Self-Education and the Pursuit of Passion Can Lead to a Lifetime of Success by James Bach
The list author says:
  "His son wrote an excellent and entertaining book about self-educating."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (82 customer reviews)

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The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test
11.  The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test by Tom Wolfe
The list author says:
  "The best fiction is true, and Tom Wolfe captures it well."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (246 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
12.  One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey
The list author says:
  "The main character wrote this pre-acid test."
$13.08   Used & New from: $4.57
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (694 customer reviews)

Sometimes a Great Notion (Penguin Classics)
13.  Sometimes a Great Notion (Penguin Classics) by Ken Kesey
The list author says:
  "And then this during the period Wolf describes.
You might like it."
$13.92   Used & New from: $3.78
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (178 customer reviews)

Dove
14.  Dove by Robin Lee Graham
The list author says:
  "Left school and sailed around the world. This is his journal."
$11.55   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (111 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Be Here Now
15.  Be Here Now by Ram Dass
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  ":)"
$8.56   Used & New from: $7.56
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (310 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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D'Minished's Fans Have Arrived 0 Jul 10, 2014
Where does Zinn get the nerve? 3 Jun 2, 2014
Comparing Historians. 0 Mar 16, 2014
I would like this book in Kindle format 1 Oct 24, 2013
I don't know that this book is being published for that long 0 Dec 29, 2012
Socialism vs. Communism 5 Jun 1, 2012
What is truth? 1 Mar 10, 2011
seva - compassion in action! 0 Jun 16, 2010
self-worth in Conversations With God #1 3 Mar 24, 2010
Robin Lee Graham and Dove 5 Feb 19, 2010
Suggestions for a European history book? 3 Jan 18, 2010
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