LUCID DREAMING FOR BEGINNERS: Simple Techniques for Creating Interactive Dreams by Mark McElroy, at $13.95 from Llewellyn Worldwide Ltd., ISBN 0738708879 / 9780738708874. One third of our lives is spent asleep, passively experiencing the pleasures and terrors of dreams. But what if you could take charge of your dream life and transform slumber into a fun, enriching adventure? Step inside the exciting and gratifying world of lucid dreaming. Once youve mastered self-awareness while dreaming, youll be able to fly like a bird, visit departed loved ones, fulfill sexual fantasies - anything you desire. The techniques are illustrated with enlightening anecdotes from the author and other lucid dreamers. 288 pp.