User:Dcordier/Dcordier My Booklist
One of the truly beautiful events of the past year (besides completing the PhD) has been:
Reading (again) for PLEASURE - My 2010 List October 2010
Currently: Life Online by Annette N. Markham (1998). Research.
Currently: Einstein: His Life and Universe by Walter Isaacson (2007). Off the rating scale...WOW
The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls (2005).+++September 2010
A Hope in the Unseen by Ron Suskind (Updated: 2005). ++++
Waiting by Ha Jin (1999). ++
Mudboundby Hillary Jordon (2008). +++++
From Rage to Courage by Alice Miller (2009). ++
Finally finished: June - September 2010: Modern Man in Search of a Soul by Carl Jung (1933). ++++
Unplugged by Dr. Van Cleave (2010). About video his game addiction.+++
Hunting Eichmann by Neal Bascomb (2009). +++++
East Wind West Wind by Pearl Buck (1933). +++ (My Several Worlds remains my favorite)
Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky (English translation 2006 by Sandra Smith) +++
Hilary Spurling's new book (2010) about Pearl Buck's life beginning in China until her death. ++++
Finished (after 3 summers): Varieties of Religious Experience by William James. Cannot be rated, a true classic and one I had wanted to read for 20 years.
Lost City of Z by David Grann (2005). +++++ April 2010
Beautiful Boy by David Sheff (2008). ++++ March 2010
The Age of Entanglement: When Quantum Physics was Reborn by Loisa Gilder (2008). ++++
Grown Up Digital by Don Tapscott (2009). ++++
The World is Open by Curtis Bonk (2010). +++++
I graduated in December 2009, moved in December and Jan. 2010 and simultaneously figured out I now had the freedom to read whatever I wanted...I had a tentative but outstanding start with The World is Open...