The Carpe Liber Book Club

A Listmania! list by J. Freidinger "Distinguished Book Hound"
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The list author says: "Our favorite books, as selected by women of all ages, in no particular order. Carpe Liber! (Seize the Book)"
The Kite Runner
1.  The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4,160 customer reviews)

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A Thousand Splendid Suns
2.  A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
$10.31   Used & New from: $2.67
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,911 customer reviews) | 20 customer discussions

The Last Lecture
3.  The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,901 customer reviews) | 9 customer discussions

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Lipstick Jihad: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America And American in Iran
4.  Lipstick Jihad: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America And American in Iran by Azadeh Moaveni
Used & New from: $0.10
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (76 customer reviews)

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Princess: A True Story of Life Behind the Veil in Saudi Arab
5.  Princess: A True Story of Life Behind the Veil in Saudi Arab by Jean Sasson
$9.85   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (690 customer reviews)

Mere Christianity
6.  Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis
$19.57   Used & New from: $3.23
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,485 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Born On A Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant
7.  Born On A Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant by Daniel Tammet
$10.15   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (276 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Life Is So Good: One Man's Extraordinary Journey through the 20th Century and How he Learned to Read at Age 98
8.  Life Is So Good: One Man's Extraordinary Journey through the 20th Century and How he Learned to Read at Age 98 by George Dawson
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (198 customer reviews)

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The Teacher Who Couldn't Read: One Man's Triumph Over Illiteracy
9.  The Teacher Who Couldn't Read: One Man's Triumph Over Illiteracy by John Corcoran
Used & New from: $6.64
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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Mistaken Identity: Two Families, One Survivor, Unwavering Hope
10.  Mistaken Identity: Two Families, One Survivor, Unwavering Hope by Don Van Ryn
$14.39   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (209 customer reviews)

Bringing Elizabeth Home: A Journey of Faith and Hope
11.  Bringing Elizabeth Home: A Journey of Faith and Hope by Laura Morton
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3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (113 customer reviews)

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The Color of Water:  A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
12.  The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother by Andre Braugher
$17.32   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (904 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Enrique's Journey
13.  Enrique's Journey by Sonia Nazario
$9.04   Used & New from: $4.97
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (172 customer reviews)

Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years
14.  Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years by Amy Hill Hearth
$11.05   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (150 customer reviews)

Mennonite in a Little Black Dress: A Memoir of Going Home
15.  Mennonite in a Little Black Dress: A Memoir of Going Home by Rhoda Janzen
$9.14   Used & New from: $0.01
3.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (360 customer reviews)

The House at Sugar Beach: In Search of a Lost African Childhood
16.  The House at Sugar Beach: In Search of a Lost African Childhood by Helene Cooper
$10.40   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (144 customer reviews)

The Count of Monte Cristo
17.  The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas père
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,240 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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I Have Lived A Thousand Years: Growing Up In The Holocaust
18.  I Have Lived A Thousand Years: Growing Up In The Holocaust by Livia Bitton Jackson
$7.19   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (298 customer reviews)

I Love You, Miss Huddleston: And Other Inappropriate Longings of My Indiana Childhood
19.  I Love You, Miss Huddleston: And Other Inappropriate Longings of My Indiana Childhood by Philip Gully
$19.79   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (46 customer reviews)

Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust
20.  Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust by Immaculee Ilibagiza
$8.67   Used & New from: $2.98
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,014 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

The Freedom Writers Diary: How a Teacher and 150 Teens Used Writing to Change Themselves and the World Around Them
21.  The Freedom Writers Diary: How a Teacher and 150 Teens Used Writing to Change Themselves and the World Around Them by Erin Gruwell
$9.62   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (347 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God
22.  Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God by Francis Chan
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,063 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Half Broke Horses: A True-Life Novel
23.  Half Broke Horses: A True-Life Novel by Jeannette Walls
$10.31   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,134 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

The Glass Castle: A Memoir
24.  The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls
$11.87   Used & New from: $0.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,629 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Translator: A Memoir
25.  The Translator: A Memoir by Daoud Hari
$9.66   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Under the Overpass: A Journey of Faith on the Streets of America
26.  Under the Overpass: A Journey of Faith on the Streets of America by Michael Yankoski
$12.61   Used & New from: $1.05
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (307 customer reviews)

Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace... One School at a Time
27.  Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace... One School at a Time by Greg Mortenson
$20.36   Used & New from: $0.87
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,805 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Escape
28.  Escape by Carolyn Jessop
$10.68   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (602 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Jane Eyre
29.  Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
$13.46   Used & New from: $6.95
3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Once There Was a Farm: A Country Childhood Remembered (Virginia Bookshelf)
30.  Once There Was a Farm: A Country Childhood Remembered (Virginia Bookshelf) by Virginia Bell Dabney
$16.65   Used & New from: $4.82
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Saving Ben: A Father's Story of Autism (Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Series)
31.  Saving Ben: A Father's Story of Autism (Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Series) by Dan E. Burns
$16.26   Used & New from: $0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews)

Nomad: From Islam to America: A Personal Journey Through the Clash of Civilizations
32.  Nomad: From Islam to America: A Personal Journey Through the Clash of Civilizations by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (165 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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Saved by Her Enemy: An Iraqi woman's journey from the heart of war to the heartland of America
33.  Saved by Her Enemy: An Iraqi woman's journey from the heart of war to the heartland of America by Don Teague
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Eggs in the Coffee Sheep in the Corn: My 17 Years as a Farmwife (Midwest Reflections)
34.  Eggs in the Coffee Sheep in the Corn: My 17 Years as a Farmwife (Midwest Reflections) by Marjorie M. Douglas
$14.26   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
35.  The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas by John Boyne
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (878 customer reviews)

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The Ragamuffin Gospel
36.  The Ragamuffin Gospel by Brennan Manning
$17.48   Used & New from: $14.50
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (406 customer reviews)

Adrift: Seventy-six Days Lost at Sea
37.  Adrift: Seventy-six Days Lost at Sea by Steven Callahan
$9.85   Used & New from: $1.52
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (365 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back
38.  Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back by Lynn Vincent
$9.57   Used & New from: $3.96
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10,755 customer reviews) | 15 customer discussions

Pride and Prejudice
39.  Pride and Prejudice by Ian Edginton
$12.06   Used & New from: $1.47
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,113 customer reviews)

To Kill a Mockingbird: 50th Anniversary Edition
40.  To Kill a Mockingbird: 50th Anniversary Edition by Harper Lee
$18.57   Used & New from: $9.70
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,924 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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