1. Realm of Algebra by Isaac Asimov, 1961
2. Moby-Dick by Herman Melville, 1851
(forget about symbolism and metaphors, just enjoy the descriptive language and let yourself react to the story and the imagery)
3. The Illuminatus! Trilogy by Robert Shea and Robert Anton Wilson, 1969-1971
4. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig, 1974
5. Lila: An Inquiry Into Morals by Robert M. Pirsig, 1991
6. Still Life with Woodpecker by Tom Robbins, 1980
7. Another Roadside Attraction by Tom Robbins, 1971
8. Erections, Ejaculations, Exhibitions, and General Tales of Ordinary Madness by Charles Bukowski, 1972
9. Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry, 1985
10. Welcome to the Monkey House by Kurt Vonnegut Jr., 1968
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