The books that keep me reading

A Listmania! list by S. Willson "Skattie"
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The Way of Wyrd: Tales of an Anglo-Saxon Sorcerer
1.  The Way of Wyrd: Tales of an Anglo-Saxon Sorcerer by Brian Bates
The list author says:
  "Straight forward, beautiful story - fictional (fact based) delve into the history of the relationship between paganism & christianity"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (35 customer reviews)

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Urban Shaman
2.  Urban Shaman by Serge Kahili King
The list author says:
  "If Castanedos is too heavy, this is hugely refreshing.  Just as deep and inspiring, without being quite as dark"
6.29   Used & New from: 0.26
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Animal Farm: A Fairy Story
3.  Animal Farm: A Fairy Story by George Orwell
The list author says:
  "Read this and tell me what has changed - impactful"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (346 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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Obernewtyn (Obernewtyn Chronicles)
4.  Obernewtyn (Obernewtyn Chronicles) by Isobelle Carmody
The list author says:
  "Re read so many times, I've had to buy new copies - part 1 of an awesome series"
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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Wither
5.  Wither by J.G. Passarella
The list author says:
  "A rare gem hidden in a bad package. Tense, suspense, with a bit of magic thrown in for good measure...and naturally, a bit of romance. Part 2 - Wither's rain is worth a read too"
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

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The Little Earth Book (Alastair Sawday's Fragile Earth)
6.  The Little Earth Book (Alastair Sawday's Fragile Earth) by James Bruges
The list author says:
  ""This is information with attitude...it will make you think afresh about some of the biigest issues facing the planet" Jonathan Dimbleby, writher and broadcaster"
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

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Water Babies (Wordsworth Children's Classics)
7.  Water Babies (Wordsworth Children's Classics) by Charles Kingsley
The list author says:
  "The book that started me reading, and from which much moral code was adopted"
1.89   Used & New from: 0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

The Dark is Rising Sequence: Over Sea, Under Stone, The Dark Is Rising, Greenwitch, The Grey King, and Silver on the Tree (Puffin Books)
8.  The Dark is Rising Sequence: Over Sea, Under Stone, The Dark Is Rising, Greenwitch, The Grey King, and Silver on the Tree (Puffin Books) by Susan Cooper
The list author says:
  "Timeless"
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (122 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Earthsea Quartet: "A Wizard Of Earthsea"; "The Tombs of Atuan"; "The Farthest Shore"; "Tehanu" (Puffin Books)
9.  The Earthsea Quartet: "A Wizard Of Earthsea"; "The Tombs of Atuan"; "The Farthest Shore"; "Tehanu" (Puffin Books) by Ursula Le Guin
The list author says:
  "I cannot rate this highly enough"
6.56   Used & New from: 2.67
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Road Less Travelled (Arrow New-Age)
10.  The Road Less Travelled (Arrow New-Age) by M. Scott Peck
The list author says:
  "Word of mouth kept this book alive long enough for it to become a bestseller, and classic - with good reason"
5.24   Used & New from: 0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (200 customer reviews)

The Invitation
11.  The Invitation by Oriah Mountain Dreamer
The list author says:
  "Worth the money just to have the first 2 pages"
5.59   Used & New from: 0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

Snow Crash
12.  Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson
The list author says:
  "Sci Fi that gets closer to becoming reality with each passing day"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (100 customer reviews)

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Another Roadside Attraction
13.  Another Roadside Attraction by Tom Robbins
The list author says:
  "Tom Robbins leaves great scenes in your head - nonsense that makes perfect sense"
Used & New from: 4.80
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

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Guards! Guards!: (Discworld Novel 8) (Discworld Novels)
14.  Guards! Guards!: (Discworld Novel 8) (Discworld Novels) by Terry Pratchett
The list author says:
  "As hard as it is to choose a favourite Pratchet..."
5.96   Used & New from: 0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (120 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Women Who Run With The Wolves: Contacting the Power of the Wild Woman
15.  Women Who Run With The Wolves: Contacting the Power of the Wild Woman by Clarissa Pinkola Estes
The list author says:
  "Folklore contains a wealth of wisdom - stories in their original form, with accessible interpretations and psychological commentary"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (82 customer reviews)

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Meditations (Wordsworth Classics of World Literature)
16.  Meditations (Wordsworth Classics of World Literature) by Emperor of Rome Marcus Aurelius
The list author says:
  "There is much truth in this man's writing"
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Jonathan Livingston Seagull: A story
17.  Jonathan Livingston Seagull: A story by Richard Bach
The list author says:
  "Just in case you have never heard of this short, and totally amazing book"
4.95   Used & New from: 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (200 customer reviews)

The Raging Quiet
18.  The Raging Quiet by Sherryl Jordan
The list author says:
  "Everything about this book rates"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (39 customer reviews)

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The Witch's Boy
19.  The Witch's Boy by Michael Gruber
The list author says:
  "This feels like the fairy tales I read as a child. Enchanting"
4.84   Used & New from: 0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

The Never War (Pendragon)
20.  The Never War (Pendragon) by D.J. MacHale
The list author says:
  "Fast paced fantasy aimed at boys - but I raced through regardless"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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The Underground Man (paperback)
21.  The Underground Man (paperback) by Mick Jackson
The list author says:
  "The Fifth Duke of Portland was known as "The Underground Man". This is a fictionalized story of the last six months of his life"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

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