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Stephen Levine 

A Gradual Awakening
Charlotte Joko Beck 

Everyday Zen :
Love and Work

Joseph Goldstein &
Jack Kornfield


Seeking the Heart of Wisdom : The Path of Insight Meditation
 Joseph Goldstein

Insight Meditation : The Practice of Freedom
Stephen Levine 

Guided Meditations, Explorations and Healings
Charlotte Joko Beck 

Nothing Special :
Living Zen

 Jack Kornfield

A Path With Heart :
A Guide Through the Perils and Promises of Spiritual Life
Joseph Goldstein 

The Experience of Insight A Simple and Direct Guide to Buddhist Meditation
Ven. Henepola Gunaratana 

Mindfulness in
Plain English

Jon Kabat-Zinn  

Wherever You Go,
There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation
in Everyday Life
Sharon Salzberg &
Jon Kabat-Zinn


Lovingkindness: The Revolutionary Art of Happiness
Don Morreale (Editor) 

The Complete Guide
to Buddhist America
Thich Nhat Hanh 

The Miracle of Mindfulness: A Manual on Meditation
Thich Nhat Hanh 

The Sun My Heart: From Mindfulness to Insight Contemplation
Thich Nhat Hanh 

Touching Peace: Practicing the Art of Mindful Living
Thich Nhat Hanh 

Heart of the Buddha's Teaching: Transforming Suffering into Peace,
Joy & Liberation
Thomas Cleary (Translator)


Minding Mind: A Course in Basic Meditation
Robert W. Bly (Translator)

The Kabir Book : Forty-Four of the Ecstatic Poems of Kabir

Chogyam Trungpa


Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism
Sogyal Rinpoche

The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying

Pema Chodron

Start Where You Are :
A Guide to Compassionate Living

Pema Chodron

When Things Fall Apart : Heart Advice for Difficult Times

Pema Chodron


The Wisdom of No Escape : And the Path of Loving-Kindness

Shunryu Suzuki


Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind

 S.N.Goenka/William Heart

The Art of Living : Vipassana Meditation As Taught by S.N. Goenka

Ayya Khema

Who Is My Self?
A Guide to Buddhist

Ayya Khema


Being Nobody,
Going Nowhere
(A Wisdom Basic Book)

Lama Foundation Editor,
Ram Dass


Be Here Now

Jack Kornfield (Editor)

Living Dharma : Teachings of Twelve Buddhist Masters


Guy Claxton

 The Heart of Buddhism: Practical Wisdom for an Agitated World



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Access to Insight

Readings in Theravada Buddhism

 Textbook on the history of Buddhism

The Buddhist Religion : A Historical Introduction
(Religious Life in History Series) by Richard, H. Robinson, Willard L. Johnson,
Sandra A. Wawrytko & Thanissaro Bhikkhu

The most comprehensive, insightful, and up-to-date introduction to Buddhism available, this text traces the religion of Awakening from its origins to its spread throughout Asia and the world. Combining historical narrative with contextual analysis in a clear and engaging style, the authors present a full and balanced portrait of the Buddhist religion in terms of ritual, devotionalism, institutions, doctrine, and meditation practice.


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Shinzen Young Tapes:

Science of Enlightenment (12-tape set)

This studio-recorded tape set from Sounds True can be ordered from Amazon.com

Break Through Difficult Emotions: How to Transform Painful Feelings With Mindfulness Meditation

This studio-recorded tape set from Sounds True can be ordered from Amazon.com