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Yet another book list!!

J. L. Marriott "curlsta"
 
Don Quixote (Penguin Classics)
Don Quixote (Penguin Classics)
"Some people don't like it but I just think it's hilarious!!!  Don't know why people think it's so 'important'...I just though it was a great laugh!!"
Brothers Karamazov (Bantam Classics)
Brothers Karamazov (Bantam Classics)
"This really blew me away! I never wanted it to end, it's got the lot, great story, great characters, humour and of course a lot of the author struggling to come to terms with the meaning of life."
Zen And The Art Of Motorcycle Maintenance: 25th Anniversary Edition
Zen And The Art Of Motorcycle Maintenance: 25th Anniversary Edition
"Utterly unique, scarily clever.  I found it hard work but it really was worth it, there's some radical ideas kicking around here."
The Feast of the Goat
The Feast of the Goat
"A great political thriller, draws you right into it's world."
Blood Meridian: Or, the Evening Redness in the West (Picador Books)
Blood Meridian: Or, the Evening Redness in the West (Picador Books)
"Fantastic writing, weirdly atmospheric, brutal and very unique..."
What the Buddha Taught
What the Buddha Taught
"I've read quite a bit about buddhism and I personally think this is the best introduction you can get.  It's quite 'technical' but gets right to the heart of the buddah's teachings."
His Dark Materials Gift Set: "Northern Lights", "The Subtle Knife", "The Amber Spyglass"
His Dark Materials Gift Set: "Northern Lights", "The Subtle Knife", "The Amber Spyglass"
"These are supposed to be for kids???!!"
Disgrace
Disgrace
"Pretty dark and a bit depressing but it's great writing."
English Passengers
English Passengers
"great fun and informative"
The Outsider (Penguin Modern Classics)
The Outsider (Penguin Modern Classics)
"The last few pages are just incredible."
Germinal (Penguin Classics)
Germinal (Penguin Classics)
"A great story, part of a long series, I've loved everything I've read by Zola."
Things Fall Apart (African Writers Series)
Things Fall Apart (African Writers Series)
"Sad but very beautiful evocation of african village life and how us europeans started messing it all up."
If Not Now, When? (Penguin Modern Classics)
If Not Now, When? (Penguin Modern Classics)
"I'd recommend you read all his books but they are pretty harsh, this is good place to start, a novel and I love it."
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (Penguin Modern Classics)
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (Penguin Modern Classics)
"All this in one day!! Makes you think..................."
The Glass Bead Game (Vintage Classics)
The Glass Bead Game (Vintage Classics)
"Personally I loved the ideas in this book"
Birdsong (Vintage War)
Birdsong (Vintage War)
"A moving story, war, romance, drama, heart in mouth moments...highly recommended!!"
A Prayer For Owen Meany
A Prayer For Owen Meany
"Another book I never wanted to end, funny as hell and a classic character."
The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment
The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment
"I utterly detest 'self help' books but a friend recommended this to me and I do think there's a lot of wisdom here, along with some rubbish mind you......."
Tibet, Tibet: A Personal History of a Lost Land
Tibet, Tibet: A Personal History of a Lost Land
"The real story on tibet, exposing it's darker side as well as it's incredible history, anyone shouting free tibet needs to read this"
City of Djinns: A Year in Delhi
City of Djinns: A Year in Delhi
"If you've ever thought about going to india this is a great book about delhi, take it with you and read it when you are there, fascinating."
The Way Of The White Clouds
The Way Of The White Clouds
"A great travelogue of pre china tibet and a look at some of the more mystical practices of tibetan buddhism"
Autobiography of a Yogi
Autobiography of a Yogi
"There are so many miracles in this book and if it's all true then...well, wow.....there's some crazy stuff out there...."
The Art of Living: Vipassana Meditation as Taught by S.N. Goenka
The Art of Living: Vipassana Meditation as Taught by S.N. Goenka
"Another book on buddhism, read this and then do a 10 day course, a great experience!!"
The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying: A Spiritual Classic from One of the Foremost Interpreters of Tibetan Buddhism to the West
The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying: A Spiritual Classic from One of the Foremost Interpreters of Tibetan Buddhism to the West
"A great book about tibetan buddhism, great stories of lamas and reincarnation.  Lots of background as well as doctrine.  Remember tibetan buddhism is only one aspect of buddhism though..."
Asana, Pranayama, Mudra and Bandha
Asana, Pranayama, Mudra and Bandha
"Everyone's into astanga nowadays but I reckon this is a great all round book on yoga, a good place to start even if you want to practice astanga eventually."