Books to BLOW your mind!

A Listmania! list by Franz Kiffka "the figure that sniggers" (Manchester,UK.)
 
The Grand Design: New Answers to the Ultimate Questions of Life
1.  The Grand Design: New Answers to the Ultimate Questions of Life by Stephen Hawking
The list author says:
  "The hugely respected physicist's latest epic science book questioning the universe."
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3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (198 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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No Logo
2.  No Logo by Naomi Klein
The list author says:
  "Essential modern book revealing much about today's consumer living, western economy."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (111 customer reviews)

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Media Control: The Spectacular Achievements of Propaganda
3.  Media Control: The Spectacular Achievements of Propaganda by Noam Chomsky
The list author says:
  "He's a total legend of modern ethical thinking. You need to read him."
£5.99   Used & New from: £2.42
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (53 customer reviews)

I Shall Wear Midnight: (Discworld Novel 38) (Discworld Novels)
4.  I Shall Wear Midnight: (Discworld Novel 38) (Discworld Novels) by Terry Pratchett
The list author says:
  "The unique strange funny fantasy worlds of Mr Pratchett continue..."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (318 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

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Twilight: Twilight, Book 1: 1/4 (Twilight Saga)
5.  Twilight: Twilight, Book 1: 1/4 (Twilight Saga) by Stephenie Meyer
The list author says:
  "Romantic spooky dark teen tales"
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,742 customer reviews) | 49 customer discussions

The Trial (Penguin Modern Classics)
6.  The Trial (Penguin Modern Classics) by Franz Kafka
The list author says:
  "Total modern creepy paranoid, buraucratic mind horror tale."
£5.99   Used & New from: £1.49
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews)

Don Quixote (Wordsworth Classics)
7.  Don Quixote (Wordsworth Classics) by Miguel De Cervantes Saavedra
The list author says:
  "Spain's most famous loved book. An epic mad fantasy of adventure."
£1.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Message: Remix - The Bible in Contemporary Language (Think) (Experiencing God)
8.  The Message: Remix - The Bible in Contemporary Language (Think) (Experiencing God) by Eugene H. Peterson
The list author says:
  "Great new modern language version of the Bible. Great for life."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (64 customer reviews)

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Nineteen Eighty-four
9.  Nineteen Eighty-four by George Orwell
The list author says:
  "Classic mad near future paranoia which was disturbingly close to changes around now."
£7.19   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (804 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

The Communist Manifesto (Penguin Classics)
10.  The Communist Manifesto (Penguin Classics) by Karl Marx
The list author says:
  "Forget what school and others tell you, this does contain many good ideas  for better society.A good chunk of it makes sense, useful, then towards the ends it goes a bit mad. Dare you read it?"
£4.79   Used & New from: £1.04
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (41 customer reviews)

Philosophy for Beginners
11.  Philosophy for Beginners by Richard Osborne
The list author says:
  "Any of these kind of introduction book are essential. Get your head into some real issues here."
£8.99   Used & New from: £3.56
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

The Evolutionary Void
12.  The Evolutionary Void by Peter F. Hamilton
The list author says:
  "Always top quality sf author. Big huge SF tales."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (99 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

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To Kill A Mockingbird: 50th Anniversary Edition
13.  To Kill A Mockingbird: 50th Anniversary Edition by Harper Lee
The list author says:
  "Hugely essential book which deals with themes of youth, race, fear."
£4.49   Used & New from: £1.53
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,229 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

On the Road (Penguin Modern Classics)
14.  On the Road (Penguin Modern Classics) by Jack Kerouac
The list author says:
  "One of the best books ever- very inspiring, about a young guy hitchhiking on the open road across America. Partially autobiographical. Cool book."
£6.29   Used & New from: £2.71
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (244 customer reviews)

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - Harper Perennial Modern Classics
15.  Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - Harper Perennial Modern Classics by Hunter S. Thompson
The list author says:
  "There is a film, which is great too, but if you're a writer or even not, read this. It is hilarious, profound, sad, insane."
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (161 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Lord of the Flies
16.  Lord of the Flies by William Golding
The list author says:
  "Young school boys stranded on desert Island...very profound tale."
£5.59   Used & New from: £1.83
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (429 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Dead in the Family: A True Blood Novel
17.  Dead in the Family: A True Blood Novel by Charlaine Harris
The list author says:
  "Book of the top wild steamy vampire TV show."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (228 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media
18.  Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media by Edward S Herman
The list author says:
  "Probably his most essential book, exposing many dark secrets of media internationally."
£7.69   Used & New from: £3.37
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

Hidden Agendas
19.  Hidden Agendas by John Pilger
The list author says:
  "Legendary brave journalist reporter always finding shocking truths"
£11.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (35 customer reviews)

Stupid White Men: ...and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation!
20.  Stupid White Men: ...and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation! by Michael Moore
The list author says:
  "Very funny, hilarious and insightful book centering around the Bush the second time in America."
£10.99   Used & New from: £0.01
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (146 customer reviews)

The Manga Bible - NT Extreme (Bible Tniv)
21.  The Manga Bible - NT Extreme (Bible Tniv) by Siku
The list author says:
  "Very cool,funny, wild action packed modern graphic novel version of Bible."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

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Scott Pilgrim's Precious Little Life: Volume 1
22.  Scott Pilgrim's Precious Little Life: Volume 1 by Bryan Lee O'Malley
The list author says:
  "Mad bonkers crazy colourful comic with new film version out now."
£5.99   Used & New from: £1.49
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (55 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Kick-Ass
23.  Kick-Ass by Mark Millar
The list author says:
  "Another mad wild, full on comic, bit more for mature grown up readers."
£8.79   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (48 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Save Me from Myself: How I Found God, Quit Korn, Kicked Drugs, and Lived to Tell My Story
24.  Save Me from Myself: How I Found God, Quit Korn, Kicked Drugs, and Lived to Tell My Story by Brian Welch
The list author says:
  "Very interesting, inspiring thought provoking book about the ex-Korn megastar guitarist."
£8.99   Used & New from: £3.02
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

Cabal
25.  Cabal by Clive Barker
The list author says:
  "One of this authors many very cool, original bold genre mixing horror fantasy tales."
£6.39   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

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