Monday, April 17, 2006

Updated Reading List

Here is the newly updated reading list for my Notable Book Council project. Let me know what you like or didn't like.

Abel, Jessica La Perdida
Anaya, Rudolfo The Man Who Could Fly and Other Stories
Auster, Paul The Brooklyn Follies
Baker, Kevin Striver's Row
Barich, Bill A Fine Place to Daydream
Barnes, Julian Arthur & George
Barry, Max Company
Barton, Emily Brookland
Bechdel, Alison Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic
Ben Jelloun, Tahar The Last Friend
Bennett, Alan Tales Untold
Berkowitz, Edward Something Happened
Berthon, Simon Warlords
Branch, Taylor At Canaan's Edge: America in the King Years 1965-68
Broad, William The Oracle: The Lost Secrets And Hidden Messages Of Ancient Delphi
Brown, Frederick Flaubert: A Biography
Bruinius, Harry Better for All the World: The Secret History of Forced Sterilization and America's Quest for Racial Purity
Burt, Stephen Parallel Play
Carey, Peter Theft: A Love Story
Carr, Cynthia Our Town
Cartwright, Justin The Promise of Happiness
Century, Douglas Barney Ross
Chatterjee, English, August
Cheney, Annie Body Brokers: Inside America's Underground Trade in Human Remains
Chu, Miyoko Songbird Journeys: Four Seasons in the Lives of Migratory Birds
Cohen Rich Sweet and Low: A Family Story
Cuoto, Mia A Sleepwalking Land
Davis, Kathryn The Thin Place
Davis-Gardner, Angela Plum Wine
De Los Santos, Marisa Love Walked In
Dean, Debra The Madonnas of Leningrad
Desai, Kiran Inheritance of Loss
Doig, Ivan The Whistling Season
Donoghue, Emma Touchy Subjects: Stories
D'Orso, Michael Eagle Blue
D'Souza, Tony Whiteman
Dunant, Sarah In The Company Of The Courtesan
Eberstadt, Fernanda Little Money Street: In Search of Gypsies
Egan, Timothy Worst Hard Time
Eisenberg, Deborah The Twilight of the Superheroes
Ferguson, Craig Between the Bridge and the River
Flannery, Tim The Weather Makers: How Man is Changing
Fried, Daisy My Brother is Getting Arrested Again
Fugard, Lisa Skinner's Drift
Gaddis, John Lewis The Cold War: A New History
Ghosh, Amitav Incendiary Circumstances: A Chronicle of the Turmoil of Our Time
Gibbons, Ann The First Human
Gifford, Barry The Stars Above Verazcruz
Gilbert, Elizabeth Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search For Everything Across Italy
Glass, Julia The Whole World Over
Gluck, Louise Averno: Poems
Godwin, Gail Queen of the Underworld
Godwin, Gail The Making Of A Writer: The Journals Of Gail Godwin 1961 - 1963
Goodman, Allegra Intuition
Gordimer, Nadine Get a Life
Gorenberg, Gershom The Accidental Empire: Israel and the Birth of the Settlements, 1967-1977
Greenaway, Alice White Ghost Girls
Grunwald, Michael The Swamp: The Everglades, Florida and the Politics of Paradise
Grushin, Olga The Dream Life of Sukhanov
Hammad, Suheir Zataar Diva
Handler, Daniel Adverbs
Henderson, William Haywood Augusta Locke
Henriquez, Cristina Come Together, Fall Apart
Hirshfield, Jane After
Homes, A. M. This Book Will Save Your Life
Horn, Dara The World to Come
Hyland, M. J. Carry Me Down
Junger, Sebastian A Death in Belmont
Kanipe, Jeff Chasing Hubble's Shadows
Karr, Mary Sinners Welcome
Kellerman, Jesse Sunstroke
Kindred, Dave Sound and Fury
King, Ross The Judgment of Paris
Kinzer, Stephen Overthrow:America's Century of Regime Change
Klinkenborg, Verlyn Timothy or Notes of an Abject Reptile
Kurlansky, Mark The Big Oyster
Laird, Nick Utterly Monkey
Lansens, Lori Girls’
Leavitt, David The Man Who Knew Too Much
Lindquist, Ulla-Carin Rowing Without Oars
Liss, David The Ethical Assassin
Lloyd, Seth Programming the Universe
Makine, Andrei The Woman Who Waited
Mariniss, David Clemente: The Passion and Grace of Baseball's Last Hero
Masters, Alexander Stuart: A Life Backwards
McInerney, Jay The Good Life
McMahon, Darrin Happiness: A History
McPhee, Martha L'America
Mda, Zakes The Whale Caller
Meek, James The People's Act of Love
Migol, Agi Look There: Selected Poems
Mitchell, David Black Swan Green
Moore, Jeffrey The Memory Artists
Morgan, Ted My Battle Against Algiers
Mullane, Mike Riding Rockets
Nazario, Sonia Enrique's Journey
Nemirovsky, Irene Suite Francaise
Nielsen, Francis Witness Of St. Ansgar's
Nielsen, John Condor
Nunez, Elizabeth Prospero's Daughter
Nunez, Sigrid The Last of Her Kind
Owen, Maureen Erosion's Pull
Parry, Richard In the Time of Madness
Pearce, Fred When the Rivers Run Dry: Water the Defining Crisis of the 21st Century
Perlman, Eliot The Reasons I Won't Be Coming
Philbrick, Nathaniel Mayflower
Pierre, D.B.C. Ludmila's Broken English
Pollan, Michael The Omnivore's Dilemma
Puchner, Eric Music Through the Floor
Rust, Elissa Minor The Prisoner Pear: Stories …
Saramago, Jose Seeing
Saunders, George In Persuasion Nation
Sawyer, Kathy The Rock from Mars
Schama,Simon Rough Crossings: Britain the Slaves, and the American Revolution
Seife, Charles Decoding the Universe: How the New Science of Information is Explaining Everything in the Cosmos, from our Brains to Black Holes
Shah, Tahir The Caliph's House
Slavitt, David William Henry Harrison and Other Poems
Smith, Ali The Accidental
Smith, Janna Malamud My Father is a Book
Soyinka, Wole You Must Set Forth at Dawn: A Memoir
Spiotta, Dana Eat the Document
Stargardt, Nicholas Witnesses Of War: Children's Lives Under The Nazis
Stewart, Matthew The Courtier and the Heretic: Leibniz, Spinoza, and the Fate of God in the Modern World
Tallis, Frank A Death in Vienna
Tayman, John The Colony: The Harrowing True Story of the Exiles of Molokai
Thane, Pat The Long History of Old Age
Tiffany, Carrie Everyman's Rules for Scientific Living
Toure Never Drank the Kool-Aid: Essays
Trussoni, Danielle Falling Through The Earth
Tussing, Justin The Best People in the World
Tyler, Anne Digging to America
Umrigar, Thirty The Space Between Us
Updike, John Terrorist
Vincent, Norah Self-Made Man: One Woman's Journey Into Manhood and Back Again
Vitebsky, Piers The Reindeer People: Living with Animals and Spirits in Siberia
Waters, Sarah Night Watch
White, Richard D. Kingfish: The Reign of Huey P. Long
Whitehead, Colson Apex Hides the Hurt
Winter, Michael The Big Why
Wolitzer, Hilma Doctor's Daughter

2 comments:

Dan said...

It looks like you have been visited by the comment-spam fairy.

Library Lady said...

Love the list!

I can't wait to read The Big Oyster!

Just finished Sweet and Low(*****) and am currently reading In Cold Blood...

Thanks for pointing out titles I may have missed.

~ Maggie