Books similar to Holy Cow: An Indian Adventure

Holy Cow: An Indian Adventure
3.53 avg. rating
· 15894 Ratings
In her twenties, journalist Sarah Macdonald backpacked around India and came away with a lasting impression of heat, pollution and poverty. So when an airport beggar read her palm and told her she wou…
Rate it:
Goodreads members who liked this book also liked:
2,100 Asanas: The Complete Yoga Poses
4.37 avg. rating
· 365 Ratings
This fully-illustrated New York Times bestseller categorizes an astonishing 2,100 yoga poses through photographs and descriptions for optimal benefit including adaptations for all levels of expertise …
Rate it:
Yoga: The Top 100 Best Yoga Poses: Relieve Stress, Increase Flexibility, and Gain Strength (Yoga Postures Poses Exercises Techniques and Guide For Healing Stretching Strengthening and Stress Relief)
Do you feel sluggish, mentally exhausted, or disconnected from life?
Whether you want to (1) increase your strength and flexibility (2) relieve pain and prevent injury, or (3) reduce stress and beco…
Rate it:
Good Night Yoga: A Pose-by-Pose Bedtime Story
For kids in early to middle childhood and the lucky people who have to get them to bed Good Night Yoga is both a bedtime story and a series of simple poses for following the natural world as it comes …
Rate it:
You Are a Lion! And Other Fun Yoga Poses
4.11 avg. rating
· 696 Ratings
With simple instructions and bright, clear illustrations, award-winning artist Yoo invites children to enjoy yoga by assuming playful animal poses. And she sparks their imagination further by encourag…
Rate it:
Yoga: for Beginners: Your Guide to Master Yoga Poses while calming your mind, be stress free, and boost your self-esteem!
Daily YOGA Practice as Never Seen Before

Your Guide to Master Yoga Poses while calming your mind, be stress free, and boost your self-esteem!

Today Only, Get this Yoga For Beginners book. Click …
Rate it:
Sahara
3.97 avg. rating
· 2473 Ratings
Michael Palin's epic voyages have seen him circumnavigate the globe, travel from the North to the South Pole and circle the countries of the Pacific Ocean. This was perhaps the greatest challenge yet:…
Rate it:
Shantaram
4.23 avg. rating
· 149213 Ratings
"It took me a long time and most of the world to learn what I know about love and fate and the choices we make, but the heart of it came to me in an instant, while I was chained to a wall and being to…
Rate it:
Ticket To Ride:  Lost And Found In America
We've been to Paris with one, India with another. Now it's time to catch a Greyhound - and much more - and cross America as another intrepid Sarah tries to make sense of the vast new country she's won…
Rate it:
The Age of Kali: Indian Travels & Encounters
William Dalrymple has proved himself to be one of the most perceptive and enjoyable travel writers of the 1990s. His first book, In Xanadu, became an instant backpacker's classic, winning a stream of …
Rate it:
The Bride Stripped Bare (Bride Trilogy, #1)
A woman disappears, leaving behind an incendiary diary chronicling a journey of sexual awakening. To all who knew her, she was the good wife: happy, devoted, content. But the diary reveals a secret se…
Rate it:
Lost on Planet China: The Strange and True Story of One Man's Attempt to Understand the World's Most Mystifying Nation, or How He Became Comfortable Eating Live Squid
The bestselling author of The Sex Lives of Cannibals returns with a sharply observed, hilarious account of his adventures in China—a complex, fascinating country with enough dangers and delicacies to …
Rate it:
The Yoga Sutras
4.29 avg. rating
· 8114 Ratings
This valuable book provides a complete manual for the study and practice of Raja Yoga, the path of concentration and meditation. This new deluxe printing of these timeless teachings is a treasure to b…
Rate it:
Set Free: A Life-Changing Journey from Banking to Buddhism in Bhutan
"The man with the gun pushed me down onto the carpet. I tried to cower to make my body curl smaller, instinctively covering my head.

‘Oh God, please don’t kill me.’ My words clung to my teeth and now…
Rate it:
The Sex Lives of Cannibals: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific
At the age of twenty-six, Maarten Troost who had been pushing the snooze button on the alarm clock of life by racking up useless graduate degrees and muddling through a series of temp jobs decided to …
Rate it:
Getting Stoned with Savages: A Trip Through the Islands of Fiji and Vanuatu
With The Sex Lives of Cannibals, Maarten Troost established himself as one of the most engaging and original travel writers around. Getting Stoned with Savages again reveals his wry wit and infectious…
Rate it:
A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush
3.99 avg. rating
· 4476 Ratings
When Eric Newby, fashion industry worker and inexperienced hill walker, decided after 10 years in haute couture he needed a change he took 4 days training in Wales then walked the Hindu Kush. This is …
Rate it:
Midnight at Malabar House (Malabar House #1)

Bombay, New Year's Eve, 1949

As India celebrates the arrival of a momentous new decade, Inspector Persis Wadia stands vigil in the basement of Malabar House, home to the city's most unwanted unit o…

Rate it:
An Embarrassment of Mangoes: A Caribbean Interlude
An Embarrassment of Mangoes is a delicious chronicle of leaving the type-A lifestyle behind -- and discovering the seductive secrets of life in the Caribbean.

Who hasn’t fantasized about chucking the j…
Rate it:
Stormqueen!
3.91 avg. rating
· 3769 Ratings
The great epic of Darkover did not begin with the Terrans' arrival. For in those years, the power of the matrix was first learned--and misused in a power struggle that could have made Darkover a dupli…
Rate it:
De weduwnaar
3.15 avg. rating
· 1972 Ratings
Librarian's Note: this is an alternate cover edition - ISBN 13: 9789057592911

Na de dood van zijn vrouw Carmen, dompelt Stijn zich onder in het uitgaansleven van Amsterdam en Ibiza. Aan rouwen komt hij…
Rate it: