Sea of Reads

Peripatetic, itinerant, eclectic musings about books, politics, history, language, culture, and anything else that interests me.

2010 Books Read

  1. A Suitable Boy, by Vikram Seth
  2. Government Girl: Young and Female in the White House, by Stacy Parker Aab
  3. The Voyage of the Beagle, by Charles Darwin
  4. The Talmud and the Internet, by Jonathan Rosen
  5. The Known World, by Edward P. Jones
  6. Grace (Eventually): Thoughts on Faith, by Anne Lamott
  7. Liberating the Gospels: Reading the Bible With Jewish Eyes, by John Shelby Spong
  8. Wolf Hall: A Novel, by Hilary Mantel
  9. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Skloot
  10. The Origin of Species, by Charles Darwin
  11. The Good Soldiers, by David Finkel
  12. Cyber War: The Next Threat To National Security and What To Do About It, by Richard Clarke
  13. Water for Elephants, by Sara Gruen
  14. Free Lunch: How the Wealthiest Americans Enrich Themselves at Government Expense (and Stick You With the Bill), by David Cay Johnston
  15. 13 Bankers: The Wall Street Takeover and the Next Financial Meltdown, by Simon Johnson and James Kwak
  16. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life, by Barbara Kingsolver
  17. This Is Getting Old, by Susan Moon
  18. Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition, by Daniel Okrent
  19. Small Island, by Andrea Levy
  20. The Optimist’s Daughter, by Eudora Welty
  21. The Bridge, by David Remnick
  22. The Descent of Man, by Charles Darwin
  23. The Essential Talmud, by Adin Steinsaltz
  24. Columbine, by Dave Cullen
  25. Five-Finger Discount: A Crooked Family History, by Helene Stapinski
  26. Buried By The Times: The Holocaust and America’s Most Important Newspaper, by Laurel Leff
  27. Bridge of Sighs, by Richard Russo
  28. The Lemon Tree: An Arab, A Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East, by Sandy Tolan
  29. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, by Steig Larsson
  30. How To Break a Terrorist: The U.S. Interrogators Who Used Brains, Not Brutality, To Take Down the Deadliest Man in Iraq, by Matthew Alexander and John Bruning
  31. Three Junes, by Julia Glass
  32. Great House, by Nicole Krauss
  33. WAR, by Sebastian Junger
  34. The Evolution of God, by Robert Wright

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