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Those Who Save Us
1.  Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum
The list author says:
  "Brilliant! Some content very difficult to read but eye-opening.  Very emotional."
CDN$ 11.64   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (51 customer reviews)

The Help
2.  The Help by Kathryn Stockett
The list author says:
  "LOVED this book!  Found myself talking in a southern drawl.  Very well written."
CDN$ 17.24   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.38
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (163 customer reviews)

Still Alice
3.  Still Alice by Lisa Genova
The list author says:
  "One of the most heartbreaking books ever. Finished this in one sitting...couldn't put it down...only to get kleenex."
CDN$ 9.49   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (108 customer reviews)

The Five People You Meet in Heaven
4.  The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom
The list author says:
  "I don't consider this a well written book but the idea is mind-blowing.  I've given several of these away to friends, family and strangers."
CDN$ 11.19   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (931 customer reviews)

Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia
5.  Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia by Elizabeth Gilbert
The list author says:
  "This book was funny, educational and spiritual...all wrapped up together.  It's my "go back to read again book"."
CDN$ 12.27   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (101 customer reviews)

The Book Of Negroes
6.  The Book Of Negroes by Lawrence Hill
The list author says:
  "LOVED IT!!!  A must. A times I thought it was a true story...you get very involved."
CDN$ 15.64   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (119 customer reviews)

Three Cups of Tea
7.  Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson
The list author says:
  "Fantastic. Such a good soul."
CDN$ 13.36   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (116 customer reviews)

A Thousand Splendid Suns
8.  A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
The list author says:
  "Wonderful.  I liked this one so much more than kite."
CDN$ 14.44   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (82 customer reviews)

Shake Hands With the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda
9.  Shake Hands With the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda by Romeo Dallaire
The list author says:
  "Incredible story. Incredible man."
CDN$ 15.64   Used & New from: CDN$ 1.41
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews)

My Life Fidel Castro
10.  My Life Fidel Castro by Fidel Castro
The list author says:
  "Strangely interesting."
CDN$ 13.00   Used & New from: CDN$ 3.57
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela
11.  Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela by Nelson Mandela
The list author says:
  "Brilliant - like the man."
CDN$ 14.44   Used & New from: CDN$ 2.29
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (112 customer reviews)

The Year of Living Biblically: One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as Possible
12.  The Year of Living Biblically: One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as Possible by A. J. Jacobs
The list author says:
  "This guy is hilara to me.  Both smart and funny.  His books always make me laugh and think at the same time."
CDN$ 13.71   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

The Know-It-All: One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World
13.  The Know-It-All: One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World by A. J. Jacobs
The list author says:
  "HIlar."
CDN$ 13.71   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Mom, Will This Chicken Give Me Man Boobs?: My Confused, Guilt-Ridden, and Stressful Struggle to Raise a Green Family
14.  Mom, Will This Chicken Give Me Man Boobs?: My Confused, Guilt-Ridden, and Stressful Struggle to Raise a Green Family by Robyn Harding
The list author says:
  "Great book. Funny and educational."
CDN$ 14.56   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Slow Death by Rubber Duck: How the Toxic Chemistry of Everyday Life Affects Our Health
15.  Slow Death by Rubber Duck: How the Toxic Chemistry of Everyday Life Affects Our Health by Rick Smith
The list author says:
  "If you don't want to know...don't read this book."
CDN$ 15.16   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

Eating Animals
16.  Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer
The list author says:
  "This book kept me up at night.  The truth is scary."
CDN$ 20.15   Used & New from: CDN$ 4.03
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
17.  Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas D. Kristof
The list author says:
  "Great book."
CDN$ 13.68   Used & New from: CDN$ 5.25
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

The Da Vinci Code
18.  The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
The list author says:
  "Such an adventure."
CDN$ 10.79   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,013 customer reviews)

Something Blue
19.  Something Blue by Emily Giffin
The list author says:
  "I'm not usually into "chick lit" but I really loved this book."
CDN$ 12.26   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society: A Novel
20.  The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society: A Novel by Mary Ann Shaffer
The list author says:
  "Wonderful little book! I loved the writting."
CDN$ 12.27   Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (95 customer reviews)

Secret Daughter
21.  Secret Daughter by Shilpi Somaya Gowda
The list author says:
  "Classic "grass is greener on the other side" story.  Great book."
Used & New from: CDN$ 0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (112 customer reviews)

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