before 2008


  1. The Death of Ivan Ilyich: Leo Tolstoy
  2. Master and Man: Leo Tolstoy


  1. Ghostly Tales of Japan: Rafe martin
  2. Zen Bones: Alan Watts
  3. The Three Pillars of Zen: Roshi Philip Kapleau
  4. Buddhism: Joseph Campbell
  5. The Tao of Pooh: Benjamin Hoff
  6. Philosophy of the Tao I: Alan Watts
  7. The Screwtape Letters: C.S. Lewis
  8. The Inferno of Dante: Dante Alighieri(translated by Robert Pinsky)
  9. The Holy Grail: Sir Thomas Malory
  10. The Crystal Cave: Mary Stewart
  11. The Hollow Hills: Mary Stewart
  12. St. John’s Wort: Norman Rosenthal, M.D.


  1. You Have More Than You Think: David and Thom Gardner
  2. Economics in One Lesson: Henry Hazlitt
  3. Pit Bull: Martin “Buzzy” Schwartz with David Morine and Paul Flint


  1. Real Time: Regis McKenna
  2. The Grapes of Wrath: John Steinbeck
  3. The Cluetrain Manifesto: Rick Levine, Christopher Locke, Doc Searls, and more
  4. A Walk in the Woods: Bill Bryson
  5. On Writing: Stephen King
  6. The Second Coming of Steve Jobs: Alan Deutschman


  1. The Hobbit: J.R.R Tolkien
  2. IBM and the Holocaust: Edwin Black
  3. The Millionaire Next Door: Thomas J. Stanley, Ph.D. and William D. Danko, Ph.D.
  4. The Millionaire Mind: Thomas J. Stanley, Ph.D.
  5. Maestro: Bob Woodward
  6. The Hacker Ethic and the Spirit of the New Economy: Pekka Himanen, Linus Torvalds, and Manuel Castells
  7. Smart Couples Finish Rich: David Bach
  8. The Five Keys to Permanent Stress Reduction: Dr. Fiore and Dr. Lloyd Glauberman
  9. Memoirs of a Geisha: Arthur Golden
  10. Rich Dad, Poor Dad: Robert T. Kiyosaki with Sharon L. Lechter, C.P.A.
  11. The Procrastinator’s Handbook: Rita Emmett
  12. Rich Dad’s Cashflow Quadrant: Robert T. Kiyosaki with Sharon L. Lechter, C.P.A.


  1. The Silmarillion: J.R.R. Tolkien


  1. Mere Christianity: C.S. Lewis
  2. Enders Game: Orson Scott Card
  3. Speaker for the Dead: Orson Scott Card
  4. Xenocide: Orson Scott Card
  5. Atlas Shrugged: Ayn Rand
  6. Children of the Mind: Orson Scott Card
  7. Till We Have Faces: C.S. Lewis


  1. Twilight: Stephanie Meyer

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