Tuesday, December 27, 2005

Updated 2005 Reading List

2005 is wrapping up soon. It's been a quite nice year for me and I've managed to read a little more this year. Here's an update on the

A Brief History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
The Art of Travel
by Alan De Bottom
Blink by Malcolm Gladwell
A Walk in the Woods
by Bill Bryson
Notes from a even Smaller Island
by Neil Humphrey
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix
by J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and Half-Blooded Prince by J.K. Rowling
Last Chance to See
by Douglas Adams
Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson
The Wild Sheep Chase by Haruki Murakami - Started and stopped reading. Wierd combination of using Japanese grammatics with the English language. Will resume reading later.
Rubbish: A Chronicle of Waste by Richard Girling - Started and stopped reading. Introduction chapter on the history of waste provides a detailed insight in the medieval times but is somewhat lenghty and boring. Yawn! Will resume reading later.
Life of Pi by Yann Martel - Started and stopped since 2003. Will resume reading later.
Deception Point by Dan Brown
The Pianist by Wadyslaw Spielman Fantastic Book!
French Women Don’t Get Fat by Mireille Guiliano - Application book. No rush to finish reading if there's no application
The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger - Reading now.
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Tuesdays With Morrie by Mitch Albom
Freackonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steve Levitt -
Loaned to Jai. Will pick up again later.