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A Listmania! list by H. Shanklin (Tacoma, WA)
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The list author says: "This is just a short list of books that have had an impact on my views of life or my personality in some way...or just pure entertainment."
Path of Destruction (Star Wars: Darth Bane, Book 1)
1.  Path of Destruction (Star Wars: Darth Bane, Book 1) by Drew Karpyshyn
The list author says:
  "A great read for all fans of the Star Wars universe. Great bit of the Sith histories."
$7.99   Used & New from: $1.00
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (354 customer reviews)

Rule of Two (Star Wars: Darth Bane, Book 2)
2.  Rule of Two (Star Wars: Darth Bane, Book 2) by Drew Karpyshyn
$7.99   Used & New from: $3.03
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (192 customer reviews)

Dynasty of Evil (Star Wars: Darth Bane, Book 3)
3.  Dynasty of Evil (Star Wars: Darth Bane, Book 3) by Drew Karpyshyn
$7.99   Used & New from: $3.25
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (170 customer reviews)

Ishmael: An Adventure of the Mind and Spirit
4.  Ishmael: An Adventure of the Mind and Spirit by Daniel Quinn
The list author says:
  "Great philisophical book on the way the world is and why."
$12.00   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,281 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

The Story of B
5.  The Story of B by Daniel Quinn
$14.57   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (218 customer reviews)

Beyond Civilization: Humanity's Next Great Adventure
6.  Beyond Civilization: Humanity's Next Great Adventure by Daniel Quinn
$9.38   Used & New from: $1.64
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (166 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
7.  Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
The list author says:
  "A book everyone should read to gain insight to the mind and how it works"
$13.15   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,040 customer reviews)

The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory
8.  The Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory by Brian Greene
The list author says:
  "Difficult read, but still an amazing look into physics and the world(s) around us."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (765 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The Five People You Meet In Heaven
9.  The Five People You Meet In Heaven by Mitch Albom
The list author says:
  "Truely one of the best stories I have ever read."
$17.65   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,751 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Notebook
10.  The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks
The list author says:
  "A book that every "romantic" should read...and every "non-romantic" for that matter."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,315 customer reviews)

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A Fighter's Heart: One Man's Journey Through the World of Fighting
11.  A Fighter's Heart: One Man's Journey Through the World of Fighting by Sam Sheridan
The list author says:
  "A great book for anyone looking to take on new challenges whether it be in the fight game or just life."
$11.73   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (107 customer reviews)

Bruce Lee The Tao of Gung Fu: A Study in the Way of Chinese Martial Art (Bruce Lee Library)
12.  Bruce Lee The Tao of Gung Fu: A Study in the Way of Chinese Martial Art (Bruce Lee Library) by Bruce Lee
The list author says:
  "A book every martial artist should read"
$14.97   Used & New from: $0.29
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

The Book of Five Rings (Shambhala Library)
13.  The Book of Five Rings (Shambhala Library) by Thomas Cleary
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (420 customer reviews)

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The Things They Carried
14.  The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
The list author says:
  "Powerful book and a great look in to what war is like."
$9.54   Used & New from: $2.63
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,731 customer reviews)

Chosen Soldier: The Making of a Special Forces Warrior
15.  Chosen Soldier: The Making of a Special Forces Warrior by Dick Couch
The list author says:
  "Do you have what it takes?"
$13.77   Used & New from: $0.47
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (139 customer reviews)

Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10
16.  Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10 by Marcus Luttrell
The list author says:
  "Amazing book!"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10,177 customer reviews)

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Customer Discussions about products in this list
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message for marcus 26 Dec 28, 2014
Kindle edition costs more than physical book. 16 Jan 24, 2014
looking for romance books about being stranded & then falling in love 10 Oct 9, 2013
This book is wrong 9 Aug 29, 2013
Albert Einstein's theory of gravity is generally explained in a wrong way 2 Jul 25, 2012
The Elegant Universe 2 Jul 25, 2012
is your Darth Bane: Rule of Two missing pp161-209? 0 Apr 16, 2012
Who would you like to meet in Heaven? 2 Apr 2, 2012
Literary? 0 Jan 20, 2012
He's an engaging speaker, too! 3 Jun 29, 2011
Books Similar to the Notebook 3 Jun 25, 2011
What was the "Take-Away" for you? 11 Nov 30, 2010
 
   

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