Inspiring Works - My Favourite Books!

A Listmania! list by --- Barry Fitzgerald, Author of Building Cities of Gold
The list author says: "Here is a list of my favourite works that have inspired me, or that have provided me with that great feeling of nurturance that only a book can provide."
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
1.  The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell
The list author says:
  "Great book. A unique brain writes a book like this."
$12.07   Used & New from: $0.01
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Flashing My Shorts
2.  Flashing My Shorts by Salvatore Amico M. Buttaci
The list author says:
  "Fantastic collection of short short stories by a great writer. Perfect for those 10 free minutes here and there...."
$16.99   Used & New from: $0.97
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Lion of Ireland (Celtic World of Morgan Llywelyn)
3.  Lion of Ireland (Celtic World of Morgan Llywelyn) by Morgan Llywelyn
The list author says:
  "I met Morgan in tara, Irelands ancient capital hill. It was summer solstice celebration and she read from one of her books. A beautiful, powerful woman like many of her heroines. What is not to like about the story of Brian Boru. This book is a must read......"
$15.41   Used & New from: $0.26
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (173 customer reviews)

Labyrinth
4.  Labyrinth by Kate Mosse
The list author says:
  "Please, can I go back in time to re-create three free rainy days and start reading this book for the first time again.put the coffee pot on, give me a blanket on the sofa and let me immerse myself into 14th century Cathar france once again.......way better than the Da Vince code."
$12.37   Used & New from: $0.01
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (331 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Memoirs From The Asylum
5.  Memoirs From The Asylum by Kenneth Weene
The list author says:
  "It struck me that this book should be mandatory in teenage/young adult education; to promote awareness of mental health, to empart compassion and empathy amongst the masses for those unlucky few whose lives are blighted by being "different". This is a very entertaining read..."
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The Swindler
6.  The Swindler by Michelle Kaye Malsbury
The list author says:
  "For all you Bernie Maddoff lovers. See how these guys minds tick, how the finacial world really works and how easy it is for them to perform their trickery. This is a fascinating account of the workings of a world that only a small amount of people run, much to the ignorance of us, the masses. Books like this educate us."
$17.09   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

1916: A Novel of the Irish Rebellion (Irish Century)
7.  1916: A Novel of the Irish Rebellion (Irish Century) by Morgan Llywelyn
The list author says:
  "A great book 1 of a trilogy portraying the birth of the modern Irish nation. Interweaving fictional characters into actual historical happenings."
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The Pilgrimage: A Contemporary Quest for Ancient Wisdom
8.  The Pilgrimage: A Contemporary Quest for Ancient Wisdom by Paulo Coelho
The list author says:
  "As if it needs any promotion. What a simple, yet great book."
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The Greatest Game Ever Played: A True Story
9.  The Greatest Game Ever Played: A True Story by Mark Frost
The list author says:
  "A great sporting historical novel."
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The Turn of the Karmic Wheel
10.  The Turn of the Karmic Wheel by Monica M. Brinkman
The list author says:
  "A unique and highly entertaining read about the lives and happenings of the inhabitants of a small town ."
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The Blue Road to Atlantis
11.  The Blue Road to Atlantis by Jay Nussbaum
The list author says:
  "Beautiful life affirming work."
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The Virgin Blue: A Novel
12.  The Virgin Blue: A Novel by Tracy Chevalier
The list author says:
  "Beautiful book. A real winner"
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Deadly Lucidity
13.  Deadly Lucidity by Julie Achterhoff
The list author says:
  "Fascinating  and entertaining all at once."
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In Perfect Timing: Memoirs of a Man for the New Millennium
14.  In Perfect Timing: Memoirs of a Man for the New Millennium by Peter Caddy
The list author says:
  "A remarkable life lived to the full. Wow, truly a man for the ages..."
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Musical Chairs
15.  Musical Chairs by Jen Knox
The list author says:
  "Such an honest and remarkable telling of a real life coming of age...."
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Have a Little Faith: A True Story
16.  Have a Little Faith: A True Story by Mitch Albom
The list author says:
  "What can one say, such a great book"
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The Greer Agency
17.  The Greer Agency by Harris Tobias
The list author says:
  "ah, a great detective story, so reminicent of great tv series/movies."
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Pixels of Young Mueller
18.  Pixels of Young Mueller by Jerry Schwartz
The list author says:
  "For that dreamer that inhabits us all. We all have that one thing we reminisce on, that we could have been world beater at. this book is a call to arms for all those musings."
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Beyond Fear: A Toltec Guide to Freedom and Joy, The Teachings of Don Miguel Ruiz
19.  Beyond Fear: A Toltec Guide to Freedom and Joy, The Teachings of Don Miguel Ruiz by Mary Carroll Nelson
The list author says:
  "A great companion to the four agreements."
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Hammon Falls
20.  Hammon Falls by Dave Hoing
The list author says:
  "A great epic sweeping historical fictional tale spanning world war 1 right up to the present day"
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

The Alchemist
21.  The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The list author says:
  "A must read"
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The Secret Life of Walter Mott
22.  The Secret Life of Walter Mott by Kal Wagenheim
The list author says:
  "A great book. Walter Mott is a cool story."
$14.04   Used & New from: $10.00
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