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Tuesday, February 14, 2006


SOME OF WHICH are presented here in alphabetical order (please note that some of these may have been swapped out by the time you see this, and they may never be seen again...)

PLEASE NOTE that this list is far from complete.

Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
Undaunted Courage by Stephen E. Ambrose
Even the Stars Look Lonesome by Maya Angelou
Lady Oracle by Margaret Atwood
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Ludwig Wittgenstein by A. J. Ayer
The Penguin Book of NZ Jokes by John Barnett and Lesley Kaiser
Eternity by Greg Bear
The Garden of Eden by Max Brand
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
"Argument: The Value of Nothing" by Dave Breuer
The Ugly American by Lederer and Burdick
Crowds and Power by Elias Canetti
The Angel of Darkness by Caleb Carr
The Problem of the Criterion by Roderick M. Chisolm
The Awakening by Kate Chopin
Timeline by Michael Chrichton
Curtain: Poirot’s Last Case by Agatha Christie
The Chrysalids by John Christopher
Veronika Decides to Die by Paulo Coelho
Heart of Darkness and Other Stories by Joseph Conrad
Beyond Trinity by Bernard J. Cooke
The Last of the Mohicans by J. Fenimore Cooper
Uncommon Ground ed. William Cronon
The Umbrella Man by Roald Dahl
The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
Little Dorritt by Charles Dickens
Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens
The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky
The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
"Radical Thoughts on Our 160th Birthday: a Survey of Capitalism and Democracy" The Economist, May 14, 2004 - May 21, 2004
The World as I See It by Albert Einstein
Silas Marner by George Eliot
High Society by Ben Elton
Tom Jones by Henry Fielding
Jackdaws by Ken Follett
Night Over Water by Ken Follett
The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
The Order of Things: An Archaeology of the Human Sciences by Michel Foucault
Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder
Expendable by James Alan Gardner
Wisdom and Love in Saint Thomas Aquinas by Etienne Gilson
The Return of the Native (ed) James Ginden
The Elegant Universe by Brian Greene
The Female Eunuch by Germaine Greer
The King of Torts by John Grisham
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime by Mark Haddon
Alan Quatermain by J. Rider Haggard
King Solomon's Mines by J. Rider Haggard
Autobiography of Malcolm X by/as told to Alex Haley
Roots by Alex Haley
Hannibal by Thomas Harris
Siddhartha by Herman Hesse
"The Clash of Civilisations?" by Samuel P. Huntington
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
The Unconsoled by Kazuo Ishiguro
The Contemporary Presidency by Dorothy Buckton James
Dubliners by James Joyce
Up the Down Stair Case by Bel Kaufman
Satisfaction by Kim Katiree
Small Wonder by Barbara Kingsolver
Mathematics: The Loss of Certainty by Morris Kline
Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer
The Farewell Party by Milan Kundera
Yes, You Can Learn Korean Language Structure in 40 Minutes by Tangku Lee
The Prince by Niccolo Machiaveli
Metaphysics and Ideology by William Oliver Martin
Amsterdam by Ian McEwan
The Child in Time by Ian McEwan
Stupid White Men by Mike Moore
Virunga by Farley Mowat
"A Reader's Manifesto" by B. R. Myers
Half a Life by V. S. Naipaul
Araby by Eric Ormsby
"Boys' Weeklies" by George Orwell
"Lear, Tolstoy and the Fool" by George Orwell
"Politics and the English Language" by George Orwell
Amazing Facts about Australian Mammals by Steve Parish
Reason and Faith Revisited by Francis H. Parker
The Language Instinct by Stephen Pinker
More Pocket Positives by Maggie Pinkney
Blackeyes by Dennis Potter
Our Language by Simeon Potter
Uber Bad Taste by Jason Rogers
World Literature by Donna Rosenberg
In Memoriam Alfred Lord Tennyson (ed) Robert H. Ross The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz
Conquest of Happiness by Bertrand Russell
Holes by Louis Sachar
King Lear by William Shakespeare
A Preface to Spenser by Helena Shire
The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
Kokoro by Natsume Soseki
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
The Master of Ballantrae by R. L.Stevenson
"Readers' Revenge" by Sage Stossel
Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray
War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
One L by Scott Turow
The New Testament by various
The In-between World of Vikram Lall by M G Vassanji
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne
Candide and Other Stories by Voltaire
Ideas and Concepts by Julius R. Weinberg
Card Tricks by James Weir
Songs of Myself by Walt Whitman
The Happy Prince/The Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde
The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
The Plays of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde
Hosts by F. Paul Wilson
Dirt Music by Tim Winton
Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham
Choding Yongo Jukmoon by Kim Jin Yong (English Grammar)
Aesop's Fables ed. Jack Zipes

REMEMBER THAT THERE are well over 100 (almost 200) books available for swapping every month at our monthly BOOK SWAP.

IF YOU REVIEW these books we will add your review here or make a link to your blog.


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