Books for reading at the airport.

A Listmania! list by Bergstrom (Ohio)
The list author says: "This is a list of some of my favorite books that I would take for whiling away the hours at the airport, a miscellaneous selection of fiction, non-fiction, modern books, classics, etc."
The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon
1.  The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon by David Grann
The list author says:
  "This is a tale of the obsession of explorers, the urge to go where no man has gone before, which can grip both the seasoned explorer and a young city bred man."
$10.63   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (558 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century
2.  The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century by Thomas L. Friedman
The list author says:
  "A contemporary history of the world, a world which has changed forever due to science and technology, and where none of the previous rules will stand. A more rugged, dangerous world."
Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,155 customer reviews) | 16 customer discussions

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The Circle of Fire: The Metaphysics of Yoga
3.  The Circle of Fire: The Metaphysics of Yoga by P. J. Mazumdar
The list author says:
  "A remarkable book which explores the basics to the highest of spirituality and philosophy, and explains it all in clear, vibrant language that is unassailable in its rationality and logic. If you want a single book to understand what ideas like 'God' 'mysticism' etc all stand for, this is the book."
$19.12   Used & New from: $12.29
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
4.  Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven D. Levitt
The list author says:
  "This book shows a different aspect of economics, and through it brings forward data that will really amaze you. Never thought economics could be this entertaining."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,859 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

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My Horizontal Life: A Collection of One-Night Stands
5.  My Horizontal Life: A Collection of One-Night Stands by Chelsea Handler
The list author says:
  "A hugely funny book, about the sex life of a stand up comedian and her efforts to get some heart warming sex."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,280 customer reviews)

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Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
6.  Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
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  "A great self help book about the power of making instant judgments and how we can all harness this power in our lives."
$13.15   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,947 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia
7.  Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia by Elizabeth Gilbert
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  "A tale of a woman who traverses three different cultures and gathers three important lessons in life."
$9.52   Used & New from: $0.01
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,497 customer reviews) | 26 customer discussions

Grace: A Novel
8.  Grace: A Novel by Richard Paul Evans
$15.45   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (107 customer reviews)

Shanghai Girls: A Novel
9.  Shanghai Girls: A Novel by Lisa See
$13.45   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (777 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

The Elegance of the Hedgehog
10.  The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery
$8.52   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (859 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

House Rules: A Novel
11.  House Rules: A Novel by Jodi Picoult
$19.18   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (800 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Cutting for Stone
12.  Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese
$10.38   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,730 customer reviews)

The Secret Life of Bees (movie tie-in): Tie In Edition
13.  The Secret Life of Bees (movie tie-in): Tie In Edition by Sue Monk Kidd
$12.37   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,403 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

The Kite Runner
14.  The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4,440 customer reviews)

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Life of Pi
15.  Life of Pi by Yann Martel
$10.64   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5,893 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Blankets
16.  Blankets by Craig Thompson
$20.36   Used & New from: $7.98
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (280 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Arcades Project
17.  The Arcades Project by Walter Benjamin
$23.67   Used & New from: $17.97
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Corrections: A Novel
18.  The Corrections: A Novel by Jonathan Franzen
$10.00   Used & New from: $0.01
3.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,311 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay
19.  The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (909 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Peace Like a River
20.  Peace Like a River by Leif Enger
$12.19   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (698 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Worst Case (Michael Bennett)
21.  Worst Case (Michael Bennett) by James Patterson
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (379 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

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Winter Garden
22.  Winter Garden by Kristin Hannah
$17.95   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (847 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

The Man from Beijing
23.  The Man from Beijing by Henning Mankell
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3.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (276 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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NLP: The New Technology of Achievement
24.  NLP: The New Technology of Achievement by NLP Comprehensive
$12.84   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (126 customer reviews)

Infinite Possibilities: The Art of Living Your Dreams
25.  Infinite Possibilities: The Art of Living Your Dreams by Mike Dooley
Used & New from: $1.14
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (239 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

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Think and Grow Rich
26.  Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
Used & New from: $4.19
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,923 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

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Working with Emotional Intelligence
27.  Working with Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman
$12.93   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (138 customer reviews)

You Can Read Anyone
28.  You Can Read Anyone by David J. Lieberman
$10.24   Used & New from: $1.80
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (85 customer reviews)

A Guide to Rational Living
29.  A Guide to Rational Living by Albert Ellis
$10.16   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (123 customer reviews)

Happier: Learn the Secrets to Daily Joy and Lasting Fulfillment
30.  Happier: Learn the Secrets to Daily Joy and Lasting Fulfillment by Tal Ben-Shahar
$12.73   Used & New from: $0.24
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (123 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Dip: A Little Book That Teaches You When to Quit (and When to Stick)
31.  The Dip: A Little Book That Teaches You When to Quit (and When to Stick) by Seth Godin
$9.80   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (341 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Mastery: The Keys to Success and Long-Term Fulfillment
32.  Mastery: The Keys to Success and Long-Term Fulfillment by George Burr Leonard
$9.89   Used & New from: $0.23
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (130 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

First Things First
33.  First Things First by A. Roger Merrill
$11.42   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (140 customer reviews)

How Successful People Think: Change Your Thinking, Change Your Life
34.  How Successful People Think: Change Your Thinking, Change Your Life by John C. Maxwell
$6.32   Used & New from: $1.79
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (164 customer reviews)

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