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Probably my most favourite book is "An Island to Oneself" by Tom Neale.

I even visited the Cook Islands because of it. You get a real sense of how wonderful the simple life is without all the complexity of modern life.



I guess Im an islomaniac.

Previous discussion on HN: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=15773056

It's a good read, but it didn't really make me think how wonderful it was, though it does have its upsides.

Be careful with that last word, it could get you on a terror watch list :-P

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