Nominated by Shambhala Sun

The Don Juan here is not Byron's or Moliere's, but a Yaqui Indiansorcerer named Don Juan Matus. The Chicago Tribune said, "It'simpossible to view the world in quite the same way after reading[Castenada]." In a 1997 interview, Castenada said, "Don Juan Matus gaveus the formidable example of a man who lived according to what hesaid."

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