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See Review365 Zen: Daily Readings
Jean Smith (Editor)

I collection of sayings, teaching stories, poems, and koens to help with Zen meditation and practice.
Published by HarperSanFrancisco 1999,  ISBN 0062516027 [Book] See Review 

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See ReviewAnna Karenin
Leo Tolstoy

Tolstoy's Anna Karenin is one of the finest novels ever written.
Published by Penguin, Norton 1876,  ISBN 0140440410 [Book,Kindle] See Review 

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See ReviewDune
Frank Herbert

The first book in Frank Herbert's fascinating Dune Series.
Published by ACE & others 1965,  ISBN 0441172717 [Book,Kindle] See Review 

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See ReviewEffortless Mastery: Liberating the Master Musician Within
Kenny Werner

Jazz pianist Kenny Werner provides insights into how to stay out of the way and let music play itself and to be able to play material perfectly without thought.
Published by Alfred / Jamey Aebersold Jazz CD Edition 2009,  ISBN B001QJR8KY [Paperback,Kindle] See Review 

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See ReviewEven Cowgirls Get The Blues
Tom Robbins

A free-spirited literary romp in the Dakota prairie grass.
Published by Bantam Books 1976, 1993,  ISBN 055334949X [Book,Kindle] See Review 

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See ReviewFirst Things First: To Live, to Love, to Learn, to Leave a Legacy
Stephen R. Covey, A. Roger Merrill, Rebecca R. Merrill

A practical book to help us all balance the spiritual, mental, physical, and social elements of our lives.
Published by Simon & Schuster 1994,  ISBN 0671864416 [Book,Kindle] See Review 

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See ReviewGreat Thinkers of the Western World
Ian P. McGreal (Editor)

The Major Ideas and Classic Works of More Than 100 Outstanding Western Philosophers, Physical and Social Scientists.
Published by HarperCollins September 1992,  ISBN 006270026X [Book] See Review 

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See ReviewMoby Dick
Herman Melville

Herman Melville's Moby Dick takes us on a quest to find the white whale, a quest that has many layers of meaning.
Published by Penguin, Norton, various 1851,  ISBN 0140390847 [Book, Video] See Review 

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See ReviewNovel & Short Story Writer's Market, 2004
Anne Bowling (Editor)

Provides many resources and markets for novel and short story writers.

Published by Writers Digest Books October 2003,  ISBN 1582971935 [Book] See Review 

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See ReviewOxford Companion to English Literature
Edited by Margaret Drabble

The Oxford Companion to English Literature provides short descriptions of historical and literary characters, plot summaries, brief biographies of writers, myths, and legends.
Published by Oxford Univiversity Press 2000 6th Edition,  ISBN 0198662440 [Book] See Review 

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See ReviewPathways to Bliss: Mythology and Personal Transformation
Joseph Campbell

Joseph Campbell was a master at taking the rich mythologies of world cultures and making them relevant for living life today.
Published by New World Library 2004,  ISBN 1577314719 [Book] See Review 

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See ReviewPlato, Not Prozac! - Applying Philosophy to Everyday Problems
Lou Marinoff, PH.D.

A book the author dedicates to "those who knew philosophy was good for something, but could never say exactly what".
Published by HarperCollins 1999,  ISBN 0060931361 [Book,Kindle] See Review 

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See ReviewSnow Falling on Cedars
David Guterson

Snow Falling On Cedars is an intriguing and well crafted novel set on a small Island in the Pacific Northwest following World War II.

Published by Harcourt Brace October 1999,  ISBN 0151004439 [Book] See Review 

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See ReviewThe Education of Little Tree
Forrest Carter

Forrest Carter's The Education of Little Tree is a delightful and poignant book that presents the perspective of a young Native American boy growing up in a mixed culture.
Published by University of New Mexico Press 2001 25th Anniversary,  ISBN 0826328091 [Book,Kindle] See Review 

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See ReviewThe Lovely Bones
Alice Sebold

The Lovely Bones is an engaging and hope filled novel told from the perspective of a fourteen year-old girl after she was murdered.
Published by Back Bay Books 2004,  ISBN 0316168815 [paperback] See Review 

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See ReviewThe Masks of God: Oriental Mythology
Joseph Campbell

Joseph Campbell explores of expansive mythology of the Orient.
Published by Penguin Books 1962, 1991,  ISBN 0140194428 [Book] See Review 

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See ReviewThe Tao of Zen
Ray Grigg

Ray Grigg explores Zen Buddhism and its relation to Taoism.
Published by Charles E Tuttle Co. 1994,  ISBN 0804819882 [Book] See Review 

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See ReviewWriter's Market 2008
Edited by Robert Lee Brewer and Chuck Sambuchino

Provides a large collection of resources and markets for a wide range of writing genres.

Published by Writers Digest Books 2007,  ISBN 1582974969 [Book] See Review 

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