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Les Paradis Artificiels (French Edition)
3.80
Interesting and captivating in style, but not so exciting and intense as the experiences of the opium eater, the book's hero. But while artificial par ...more
Jan 2008
Aug 05, 2011
 
Istanbul: Memories and the City
3.77
My rating is 3.5 stars. Weighed down by hüzün, the melancholy under which the ancient Istanbul crumbles on itself after the end of the Ottoman empire ...more
Jul 03, 2014
May 28, 2014
 
Light at the Edge of the World
4.18
After an unconvincing start, a bit slow and sometimes emphatic, this book becomes very engaging. Wade Davis tells about the diversity of humanity, its ...more
Jun 2012
May 13, 2012
 
Slouching Towards Bethlehem: Essays
4.25
I enjoyed the essay that lends its title to the book, about the hippie movement in San Francisco in the ‘60s. It’s a sequence of sharp images that tog ...more
Oct 09, 2013
Jan 17, 2012
 
Wild: An Elemental Journey
4.06
A striking book. Straightforward, irreverent, intimate and elegant, as wild nature, which never dissimulates, is. Sometimes too wordy like an intricat ...more
Apr 04, 2013
Jun 04, 2012
 
The Heart of the World: A Journey to Tibet's Lost Paradise
4.05
A journey to the heart of the world, a hidden land where everything makes sense, and inner and outer world finally coincide. An exploration through fo ...more
May 2012
Oct 23, 2011
 
Praise of Folly
3.88
Folly moves the world, in good and bad. Since Folly is intrinsic to human nature, this book is very modern in its description of the human society. Fo ...more
May 2008
Aug 05, 2011
 
The Sharp Solution: A Brain-Based Approach for Optimal Performance
3.13
Practical tips to change your habits, destress, and focus on your purposes in life, the goals being to improve your health, energy, relationships and ...more
Aug 03, 2015
Jun 03, 2015
 
The Doors of Perception and Heaven and Hell
3.96
None
Jan 20, 2013
Jan 07, 2013
 
The Art of Happiness: A Handbook For Living
4.12
None
Mar 17, 2012
Jan 29, 2012
 
Country Driving: A Chinese Road Trip
4.16
None
Mar 2012
Feb 08, 2012
 
Synchronicity: An Acausal Connecting Principle
4.10
None
May 2003
Oct 15, 2011
 
Piccolo Cesare
3.75
None
Jan 2004
Oct 15, 2011
 
Walden
3.78
None
not set
Jun 20, 2012
 
Here Is New York
4.30
None
Apr 07, 2013
Oct 29, 2012
 
The Earth Has a Soul: The Nature Writings of C.G. Jung
4.26
None
Mar 2005
Oct 15, 2011
 
A Love Letter from a Stray Moon
3.89
None
Sep 26, 2013
Sep 21, 2013
 
Magic Of Thinking Big
4.16
None
Jan 28, 2014
Jan 28, 2014
 
The Prince
3.74
None
not set
May 19, 2014
 
Thus Spoke Zarathustra
4.04
None
not set
May 19, 2014
 
L'anima e il suo destino
3.48
None
Apr 2008
Oct 22, 2011
 
The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich
3.78
None
May 16, 2015
Jan 10, 2015
 
The Practice of the Wild: Essays
4.18
None
Jan 29, 2015
Jan 17, 2015
 
Sinai
4.00
None
May 25, 2015
May 19, 2015
 
Answer to Job
4.17
None
Jan 2003
Oct 22, 2011
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