Bookss for the Heart and Mind

A Listmania! list by "glola"
 
Pale Fire (Penguin Modern Classics)
1.  Pale Fire (Penguin Modern Classics) by Vladimir Nabokov
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  "a poem, a book, literary commentary, murder mystery and meta novel all rolled into one!"
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Trilogy: "Molloy", "Malone Dies", "Unnameable" (Calderbooks)
2.  Trilogy: "Molloy", "Malone Dies", "Unnameable" (Calderbooks) by Samuel Beckett
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  "the writers impulse transformed into characters"
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Of Human Bondage (Vintage Classics)
3.  Of Human Bondage (Vintage Classics) by William Somerset Maugham
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  "S. Maugham's observations of the minutiae of the psyche"
6.99   Used & New from: 0.01
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A Heart So White
4.  A Heart So White by Javier Marias
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  "a good story and introspection/observation for the mind"
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Ficciones
5.  Ficciones by Jorge Luis Borges
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  "a collection of brilliant gems"
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In Search of Lost Time: Swann's Way v. 1 (Modern Library)
6.  In Search of Lost Time: Swann's Way v. 1 (Modern Library) by Marcel Proust
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  "a century old but oh so modern"
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Money: A Suicide Note (Penguin Modern Classics)
7.  Money: A Suicide Note (Penguin Modern Classics) by Martin Amis
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  "money is everything - whether you like it or not"
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The Bell Jar
8.  The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
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  "pathos, dryly funny at times"
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The Inferno
9.  The Inferno by Alighieri Dante
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  "a key to much of the literature we read"
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A Cinema of Loneliness: Penn, Stone, Kubrick, Scorsese, Spielberg, Altman
10.  A Cinema of Loneliness: Penn, Stone, Kubrick, Scorsese, Spielberg, Altman by Robert Kolker
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  "cinematic analysis at its best"
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The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat (Picador)
11.  The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat (Picador) by Oliver Sacks
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  "masterful, human observation of our minds"
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Sex, Lies And Videotape [DVD] [1989]
12.  Sex, Lies And Videotape [DVD] [1989] DVD ~ James Spader
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  "what you should know about what moves us"
14.99   Used & New from: 0.79
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The Long Goodbye [DVD] (1973)
13.  The Long Goodbye [DVD] (1973) DVD ~ Elliott Gould
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  "altman's masterpiece"
9.97   Used & New from: 5.81
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

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