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Only Love Is Real: A Story of Soulmates Reunited
4.15
it was amazing
Anyone who is curious about exploring "life after death" and reincarnation ought to start with Dr. Weiss's books. Famous for his work in regression th ...more
not set
Jan 07, 2009
 
The Wisdom of the Enneagram: The Complete Guide to Psychological and Spiritual Growth for the Nine Personality Types
4.19
it was amazing
The enneagram is a highly logical, accurate personality profiling system widely used by psychologists and intelligence agencies worldwide. The theory ...more
Jul 2007
Jul 27, 2007
 
Edgar Cayce on Atlantis
4.03
it was amazing
I read a first edition (published mid sixties?) of this book,... many of the "speculations" surrounding this material are continually being verified o ...more
Apr 2008
May 05, 2008
 
Sin in the Second City: Madams, Ministers, Playboys, and the Battle for America's Soul
3.61
it was amazing
The captivating story of sisters Ada and Minna Everleigh and their world-famous Everleigh Club, the classiest brothel in Chicago at the turn of the ce ...more
not set
Feb 17, 2012
 
Thoughts Through Space: A Remarkable Adventure in the Realm of Mind
3.40
really liked it
I've had this book on my to-read list for ages, and I finally gifted myself a copy because I noticed it was no longer available/in print on amazon (ne ...more
Mar 30, 2009
Jan 16, 2009
 
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
4.04
it was amazing
The first "Bookwormen Lex" selection! It was a fast, intriguing, educational read. Henrietta Lacks was an African-American cancer patient at Johns Hop ...more
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Mar 29, 2011
 
Lily Dale: The True Story of the Town that Talks to the Dead
3.47
liked it
A skeptical journalist visits a well established historical Spritualist community in upstate NY and explores the concepts of spirit communication, med ...more
Jun 2010
Jun 23, 2010
 
A Billion Wicked Thoughts: What the Internet Tells Us About Sexual Relationships
3.74
it was amazing
This book is incredible for many reasons. Like flipping on a lantern in a dark room. Read this, for all your lovers ever and the future of your sex li ...more
not set
Dec 26, 2012
 
Enneagram Transformations
3.88
it was amazing
I am a big fan of positive affirmations, they really do work if you make a habit of smiling really big and saying them (and FEELING them!!!) each day, ...more
Nov 2008
Nov 12, 2008
 
Bike Snob: Systematically & Mercilessly Realigning the World of Cycling
3.66
it was amazing
A happy-go-lucky little "blog to book" primer on the wonderful world of bicycles. Includes a brief history of the sport, hilarious composites of the d ...more
not set
Mar 29, 2011
 
How Sassy Changed My Life: A Love Letter to the Greatest Teen Magazine of All Time
3.67
really liked it
The layout and design full of nods and winks to the original publication scores many more points than the actual writing, but this is a great overview ...more
not set
Aug 20, 2010
 
Sex at Dawn: The Prehistoric Origins of Modern Sexuality
4.02
it was amazing
Well of COURSE our Western social mores and values developed as Darwin (and others) attempted to sift data on his already controversial theory of evol ...more
Feb 17, 2012
Feb 17, 2012
 
Unbelievable: Investigations into Ghosts, Poltergeists, Telepathy, and Other Unseen Phenomena from the Duke Parapsychology Laboratory
3.20
it was amazing
This was a great follow-up to the "Thoughts through Space" book (Sir Hubert Wilkins and Harold Sherman), which simply "is what it is" -- an account to ...more
Jun 2009
Jun 11, 2009
 
Many Lives, Many Masters: The True Story of a Prominent Psychiatrist, His Young Patient, and the Past Life Therapy That Changed Both Their Lives
4.16
it was amazing
My pal suzie gave this to me to read. we went to the psychic fair last weekend and a lady told us that we used to be sisters together in africa.

...Wo
...more
Jun 2007
Jun 08, 2007
 
The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon
3.86
it was amazing
Exploration of the jungle, exploration of self...The author does a great job of overlaying the story of Percy Fawcett, Victorian explorer extraordinai ...more
May 26, 2010
Apr 30, 2010
 
Burning Book: A Visual History of Burning Man
4.14
it was amazing
Absolutely stunning photojournalism overview of the Burning Man experience. Well written, amazing images, provides a comprehensive history of the even ...more
not set
Sep 15, 2010
 
Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience
4.10
it was amazing
This is a great book. It took me a few chapters to get involved with the thick academic prose, but once I got into it flowed (haha) nicely. No, I can' ...more
Mar 2008
Mar 19, 2008
 
Spook: Science Tackles the Afterlife
3.57
really liked it
I discovered Mary Roach in October reading "Stiff" to prepare for a short piece I was writing on death. I like her formula: she tackles a subject and ...more
not set
Jan 18, 2011
 
Highballs High Heels: A Girl's Guide to the Art of Cocktails
4.15
it was amazing
OK, i just did some really intense Bikram yoga, alright?! So now i can totally lounge about on my porch in my silk dressing gown, kickin it my fuzzy t ...more
not set
May 28, 2010
 
Whip Smart: A Memoir
3.39
liked it
Explicit memoir of an intelligent woman's career as a professional dominatrix. Febos' writing is deadly honest. She over-glamourizes nothing. More abo ...more
Jan 17, 2012
Dec 28, 2011
 
Exuberance: The Passion for Life
3.79
it was amazing
Do you ever wonder why some people seem "happier" than others? Some people are psychologically more inclined to be happy, to find excitement and joy i ...more
Aug 2008
Sep 17, 2008
 
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
3.92
it was amazing

The tipping point for Alternative healthcare is definitely coming up Verrrrry soon, as attitudes are changing and the novel ideas of taking personal
...more
Dec 2007
Nov 21, 2007
 
Healing the Soul of America: Reclaiming Our Voices as Spiritual Citizens
4.18
it was amazing
Marianne Williamson rocks. This book came out in 1997/2000. A lot of the things she discusses, the emotional impact of America's economic situations, ...more
Dec 2007
Dec 27, 2007
 
What a Way to Go: Fabulous Funerals of the Famous and Infamous
3.63
it was amazing
Fabulousity in life and death...
not set
Oct 22, 2009
 
Not "Just Friends": Rebuilding Trust and Recovering Your Sanity After Infidelity
4.14
liked it
Recommended by a therapist friend.
Marveling at how prevalent the "tragedy" of infidelity really is, as this is based on like, 40 years of clinical ps
...more
Aug 2009
Aug 31, 2009
 
Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex
3.83
it was amazing
Mary Roach is one of my favorite writers, she is a total super-research-heroine. Her creative non-fiction literally turns the topics of her fascinatio ...more
Dec 28, 2011
Jul 17, 2011
 
What It Is
4.08
it was amazing
OH....Lynda Barry. Always there with your darkness and light.

The first time I read this book I sort of breezed through it....Then something compelled
...more
Aug 2008
Aug 28, 2008
 
Personality Types: Using the Enneagram for Self-Discovery
4.13
liked it
This one is more of an informational type book -- I like "The Wisdom of the Enneagram" better because it goes into more emotional aspects of each type ...more
not set
Jul 27, 2007
 
The Atlantis Blueprint: Unlocking the Ancient Mysteries of a Long-lost Civilization
3.78
really liked it
Particularly interesting companion read to Edgar Cayce's Atlantis texts...a very compelling series of well-put academic essays
Aug 28, 2008
May 05, 2008
 
If Your Cat Could Talk
3.97
it was amazing
What?! C'mon, I KNOW you wonder about this too...
This was good "bathroom reading" but the cats still aren't talking...
Jul 2008
Aug 28, 2008
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