2010 Reading

December 2010

Playing Our Game by Edward S. Steinfeld

A Brief History of the Future by Jacques Attali

The Works: Anatomy of a City by Kate Ascher

The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work by Alain de Botton

True Enough by Farhad Manjoo

Totally Wired by Simon Reynolds

The Soccer Book by David Goldblatt and Johnny Acton

November 2010

The Mαth Βook by Clifford A. Pickover

The Big Short by Michael Lewis

Postmodernism by Christopher Butler

Sun in a Bottle by Charles Seife

Postmodernism for Beginners by Jim Powell

Socialism by Michael Newman

The Future History of the Arctic by Charles Emmerson

Interstate 69 by Matt Dellinger

The Routes of Man by Ted Conover

The Orange Revolution by Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton

October 2010

The World in 2050 by Laurence C. Smith

K Blows Top by Peter Carlson

Johnny Cash: I See a Darkness by Reinhard Kleist

Infotopia by Cass R. Sunstein

This Book Is Overdue! by Marilyn Johnson

Essays of E. B. White by E. B. White

I.O.U. by John Lanchester

A Gift to My Children by Jim Rogers

Switch by Chip Heath and Dan Heath

The Landscape of History by John Lewis Gaddis

The Logic of Failure by Dietrich Dörner

September 2010

Bounce by Matthew Syed

Germania by Simon Winder

Small is the New Big by Seth Godin

August 2010

Journey into Islam by Akbar Ahmed

The Global Achievement Gap by Tony Wagner

Cartographies of Time by Daniel Rosenberg and Anthony Grafton

The Millionaire in the Mirror by Gene Bedell

Why Architecture Matters by Paul Goldberger

Journey into America by Akbar Ahmed

The Innovator's Dilemma by Clayton M. Christensen

The Utility of Force by Rupert Smith

The Dead Beat by Marilyn Johnson

July 2010

The Little Book of Main Street Money by Jonathan Clements

Super Structures by Mark Denny

The Hour: A Cocktail Manifesto by Bernard DeVoto

Don't Sleep, There are Snakes by Daniel L. Everett

Soccernomics by Simon Kuper and Stefan Szymanski

The Public Burning by Robert Coover

June 2010

A Political Fable by Robert Coover

May 2010

The Book of Basketball by Bill Simmons

War & Peace & War by Peter Turchin

Searching for Whitopia by Rich Benjamin

Naked Airport by Alastair Gordon

Physics for Future Presidents by Richard A. Muller

Status Anxiety by Alain de Botton

Chesterton and the Romance of Orthodoxy by William Oddie

April 2010

Historical Sketch of the Library Association of Portland, 1864-1964 by Katherine E. Anderson

After the Reich by Giles Macdonogh

March 2010

Joel on Software by Joel Spolsky

Consider the Lobster by David Foster Wallace

The Creation and Destruction of Value by Harold James

Hackers & Painters by Paul Graham

Renewing Professional Librarianship by Bill Crowley

The Noonday Demon by Andrew Solomon

February 2010

The Sion Revelation by Lynn Pickett and Clive Prince

Target: America by James P. Duffy

The Dip by Seth Godin

The Marketplace of Ideas by Louis Menand

Ants at Work by Deborah Gordon

Inverting the Pyramid by Jonathan Wilson

January 2010

India after Gandhi by Ramachandra Guha

The Original Curse by Sean Deveney

The Vikings by Robert Ferguson

1688: The First Modern Revolution by Steve Pincus