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The Sorrows of Young Werther
3.64
really liked it
This is s dangerous book. For anyone who has suffered from that unrequited love that burns like a fever will be able to relate uncannily well with thi ...more
Apr 20, 2010
Apr 15, 2010
 
The Talent Code: Unlocking the Secret of Skill in Sports, Art, Music, Math, and Just About Anything
4.07
really liked it
This book is first and foremost a cultural myth-buster. There are so many dangerous collectively held beliefs about human potential and its limits. On ...more
Apr 23, 2010
Apr 21, 2010
 
Narcissus and Goldmund
4.19
it was amazing
Can I just say that I absolutely love Hermann Hesse. For me his words speak directly to my soul. I have never exclusively followed an author except He ...more
Jul 06, 2009
Aug 23, 2008
 
The 50th Law
4.13
really liked it
This book was a delightful surprise. It was just what I was looking for on a topic that I am very interested in, Fear. Often I have thought that all h ...more
Nov 17, 2009
Nov 05, 2009
 
Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain
4.12
it was amazing
Incredible read. Everyone knows the benefits of exercise on the muscles and heart but now studies have discovered what it does to the brain, which is ...more
Oct 07, 2010
Oct 01, 2010
 
Eveline (Dubliners)
3.56
liked it
A look inside the mind of a woman stuck in a psychological trap of guilt and obligation and when the opportunity arises to free herself from all of it ...more
Mar 25, 2012
Mar 26, 2012
 
To Have or to Be? The Nature of the Psyche
4.19
it was amazing
Absolutely brilliant book. It takes a lot for a book to move me, or present a new idea that totally affects my perceptions of reality. This book got r ...more
Oct 15, 2012
Nov 05, 2009
 
We
3.95
really liked it
200 pages of an interminable balancing act between decision and indecision. A severely fractured protagonist suffering through the weight of unwanted ...more
Oct 30, 2010
Dec 04, 2008
 
The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order
3.71
really liked it
A pretty decent book. I enjoyed it and his thesis was intriguing though a little simplistic and not entirely original. We as westerners sure do have a ...more
Jan 2005
Jun 05, 2008
 
The Art of Being
4.11
it was amazing
I stumbled upon this book on accident. I had never heard of Erich Fromm before. At times I feel like fate is playing games with me when I find somethi ...more
Nov 08, 2009
Oct 19, 2009
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