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A Listmania! list by Swyer
 
Dune, 40th Anniversary Edition (Dune Chronicles, Book 1)
1.  Dune, 40th Anniversary Edition (Dune Chronicles, Book 1) by Frank Herbert
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  "simply put, a work of sheer genius"
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Darkness at Noon
2.  Darkness at Noon by Arthur Koestler
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Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values
3.  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values by Robert M. Pirsig
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Nineteen Eighty-Four, Centennial Edition
4.  Nineteen Eighty-Four, Centennial Edition by George Orwell
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Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001 (Penguin Books)
5.  Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001 (Penguin Books) by Steve Coll
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  "an extremely important read"
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Transfer of Power
6.  Transfer of Power by Vince Flynn
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  "the finest of trashy political thrillers"
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The Stranger
7.  The Stranger by Albert Camus
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Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet)
8.  Ender's Game (The Ender Quintet) by Orson Scott Card
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Dune Messiah
9.  Dune Messiah by Frank Herbert
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Slaughterhouse-Five: A Novel (Modern Library 100 Best Novels)
10.  Slaughterhouse-Five: A Novel (Modern Library 100 Best Novels) by Kurt Vonnegut
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The Quiet American (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
11.  The Quiet American (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) by Graham Greene
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The Road (Movie Tie-in Edition 2009) (Vintage International)
12.  The Road (Movie Tie-in Edition 2009) (Vintage International) by Cormac McCarthy
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The Landmark Thucydides
13.  The Landmark Thucydides by Thucydides
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Fahrenheit 451
14.  Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
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My Name Is Asher Lev
15.  My Name Is Asher Lev by Chaim Potok
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The Great Gatsby
16.  The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Just And Unjust Wars: A Moral Argument With Historical Illustrations
17.  Just And Unjust Wars: A Moral Argument With Historical Illustrations by Michael Walzer
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (39 customer reviews)

The Alchemist
18.  The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
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Julia 10 Feb 2, 2015
What happened to the Kindle version? 12 Jan 4, 2015
Realistic ? 5 Aug 11, 2014
Why didn't the author tell us what apocalyptic event took place? 32 Aug 11, 2014
Why didn't the man and boy stay in the bunker? 21 Aug 11, 2014
Where does the story take place? 15 Aug 11, 2014
Books similar to 1984 1 Jul 13, 2014
Is Dune OK for kids? 20 Mar 26, 2014
Do you think this book is appropriate for young teenagers (9th graders)? 6 Mar 13, 2014
big brother's #1 weapon is............................ 0 Feb 15, 2014
Welcome to the 1984 forum 6 Feb 8, 2014
expensive movie 4 Feb 8, 2014
 
   

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