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Books Read In 2011

Here are the books I read in 2011. Some were good, some were bad, some were a’ight.

Non-Fiction

-Christopher McDougall – Born To Run

-Alan Weisman – The World Without Us

-Haruki Murakami – What I Talk About When I Talk About Running

-Steven Johnson – Everything Bad Is Good For You

-Bill Bryson – A Short History of Nearly Everything

-Juliet Sharman-Burke – The New Complete Book of Tarot

-Stephen Colbert – I Am America (And So Can You!)

Fiction

-China Mieville – The City & The City \ King Rat

-Peter Watts – Blindsight

-Jeff Vandermeer – Finch

– John Grisham – The Firm

-Apostolos Doxiadis & Christos H. Papadimitriou – Logicomix: An Epic Search For Truth

-Various Authors – Twin Cities Noir

-Neil Gaiman – American Gods \ Neverwhere \ The Sandman volumes 1-10 (Preludes & Nocturnes, The Doll’s House, Dream Country, Season of Mists, A Game of You, Fables & Reflections, Brief Lives, World’s End, The Kindly Ones, The Wake)

-Cormac McCarthy – Blood Meridian

-Steve Martin – The Pleasure of My Company

-William S. Burroughs – Naked Lunch \ Cities of the Red Night \ The Place of Dead Roads \ The Western Lands

-C.S. Lewis – The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe

-Richard A. Knaak/Jae-Hwan Kim – Warcraft: Shadows of Ice

-Margaret Atwood – The Blind Assassin

-Mark Twain – The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

-Madeleine L’Engle – A Wrinkle in Time

-Richard Ford – The Sporstwriter

-Garrison Keillor – Lake Wobegon Summer 1956

-Arthur C. Clarke – 2001: A Space Odyssey

-Jack Kerouac – On The Road \ The Dharma Bums

-William Gibson – Pattern Recognition

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  1. January 17, 2012 at 6:09 pm

    Wow..oddly similar list. Thanks for the read.

  2. January 28, 2012 at 2:31 pm

    Neil gaimann – the graveyard book. Give it a shot.

    • January 28, 2012 at 7:09 pm

      Probably will, as you can see I went on a little Gaiman kick over the last year. I’ve heard good things about Good Omens as well.

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