Wednesday, December 31, 2008

08 The Year in Books


Sons and Mothers by Colm Toibin

Growing Up in Terengganu by Awang Goneng

The Gathering by Anne Enright

The Gift of Rain by Tan Twan Eng

The Shock Doctrine by Naomi Klein

In the Country of Men by Hisham Mather

My Antonia by Willa Cather

Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts (lyrical but still unfinished)

January 29- May 6: Sprong pops out. No reading unless The Baby Bible aka The American Academy of Pediatrics counts


New Complete Baby and Todler Meal Planner by Annabel Karmel

123 Brain Games for Baby by Jackie Silberg

Evening is the Whole Day by Preeta Samarasan


How Children Learn by John Holt (Unfinished)

Empire's of Profit by Daniel Litivin


Unaccustomed Earth by Jhumpa Lahiri

How Babies Talk : The Magic and Mystery of Language in the First Three Years of Life: Roberta Michnick Golinkoff, Kathy Hirsh-Pasek

Oct - mid Dec

I start work so hardly any reading for pleasure unless Newsweek and the Financial Times count


Trying to read The Audacity of Hope by Barack Obama

Friday, December 26, 2008

Christmas 08

Yawn! Yes, still around, just not been blogging.

Time for the annual audit. Must. Do. Soon.