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my ten most inspirational reads

A Listmania! list by A Gibson "bluelikethat"
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Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader
1.  Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader by Anne Fadiman
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  "A treasure-trove I will never stop re-reading; perhaps my very favorite"
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Nine Horses
2.  Nine Horses by Billy Collins
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  "Even if you're not "in to" poetry, you have to try Billy Collins.  His words make you tingle."
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Paris (Marion Boyars Modern Classics)
3.  Paris (Marion Boyars Modern Classics) by Julian Green
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  "About a love for a city and walking its streets in your absence"
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To America: Personal Reflections of an Historian (Thorndike Core)
4.  To America: Personal Reflections of an Historian (Thorndike Core) by Stephen E. Ambrose
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  "A love song in prose and history, this is a fascinating read from an eminent historian"
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The Art of Travel
5.  The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton
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  "Why do we really need to travel?"
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The Imagineering Way: Ideas to Ignite Your Creativity
6.  The Imagineering Way: Ideas to Ignite Your Creativity by The Imagineers
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  "Live your life the Disney way.  Blue-sky sessions will change your way of thinking"
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The Imagineering Workout: Exercises to Shape Your Creative Muscles
7.  The Imagineering Workout: Exercises to Shape Your Creative Muscles by Peggy Van Pelt
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  "Take the Imagineering way one step further.  The pictures alone are worth buying these two books"
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Possession: A Romance
8.  Possession: A Romance by A S Byatt
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  "One of the best novels of our time, in my opinion."
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Persuasion
9.  Persuasion by Jane Austen
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  "Because it really is the best..."
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Making a Literary Life: Advice for Writers and Other Dreamers
10.  Making a Literary Life: Advice for Writers and Other Dreamers by Carolyn See
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  "An incentive to create your own..."
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