books read

(legend: i liked it a lot!   i recommend it.   i read it.)
2010 Huckleberry FinnMark Twain
Everything is IlluminatedJonathan Safran Foer
A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian Marina Lewycka
Moneyball Michael Lewis
Barney's Version Mordecai Richler
Juliet Naked Nick Hornby
The Witch of Portobello Paul Coelho
A Long Way Down Nick Hornby
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Stieg Larsson
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Junot Díaz
The White Tiger Aravind Adiga
2009 The Princess Bride William Goldman
Slam Nick Hornby
The Haunting of Hill House Shirley Jackson
Old Boy Volume 1 Garon Tsuchiya and Nobuaki Minegishi
Brief Encounters with Che Guevara Ben Fountain
2008 Armageddon in Retrospect Kurt Vonnegut
Final Theory Mark Alpert
Fugitive Pieces Anne Michaels
Man's Search for Meaning Viktor E. Frankl
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius Dave Eggers
2007 July, July Tim O'Brien
Night Elie Wiesel
Abroad Paul Fussell
improving the storage manageability, flexibility, and security in virtual machine systems xin zhao
Persepolis 2 Marjane Satrapi
Reading Lolita in Tehran Azar Nafisi
Persepolis Marjane Satrapi
Evenings with the Orchestra Hector Berlioz (Jacques Barzun, tr.)
network transparency in wide area collaborations jiaying zhang
distributed, scalable, and independent access to parallel file systems dean hildebrand
2006 By Night in Chile Roberto Bolaño (Chris Andrews, tr.)
Brave New Ballot Aviel David Rubin
Words and Music Paul Morley
brokeback mountain annie proulx
second nature michael pollan
2005 1491 charles c. mann
danube claudio magris
the curious incident of the dog in the night-time mark haddon
tepper isn't going out calvin trillin
we were soldiers once ... and young lt. gen. harold g. moore (ret.) and joseph l. galloway
keeping together in time william h. mcneill
quicksilver neal stephenson
2004 content-based publish subscribe systems lukasz opyrchal
hard-boiled wonderland and the end of the world haruki murakami
about a boy nick hornby
why are all the black kids sitting together in the cafeteria? and other conversations about race beverly daniel tatum
the human web john robert mcneill and william hardy mcneill
lies and the lying liars who tell them al franken
2003 statistical steganalysis niels holger gerhard konstantin provos
how to be good nick hornby
the botany of desire michael pollan
no logo naomi klein
the spire william golding
the coming joe haldeman
time, love, memory jonathan wiener
guns, germs, and steel jared diamond
mean genes terry burnham and jay phelan
free as in freedom sam williams
plagues and peoples william h. mcneill
the beak of the finch jonathan wiener
the unwanted gaze: the destruction of privacy in america jeffrey rosen
unlocking the clubhouse: women in computing jane margolis and allan fisher
the heart of the matter graham greene
cat's cradle kurt vonnegut
barbarians led by bill gates jennifer edstrom and marlin eller
battle of wits: the complete story of codebreaking in world war ii stephen budiansky
the man who mistook his wife for a hat oliver sacks
the new imperialists mark leibovich
the evolution of useful things henry petroski
acts of the apostles john f.x. sundman
2002 Journey into the Whirlwind Eugenia Semyonovna Ginzburg
a beautiful mind sylvia nasar
the man who loved only numbers paul hoffman
crypto steven levy
hooking up tom wolfe
paris babylon rupert christiansen
Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters Matt Ridley
a symphony in the brain jim robbins
Girl with a Pearl Earring Tracy Chevalier
cryptography and network security william stallings
screwjack hunter s. thompson
tomcat in love tim o'brien
2001 The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature Matt Ridley
the cobweb stephen bury
world war 3.0 ken auletta
html pocket reference jennifer niederst
2000 database nation simson garfinkle
Fermat's Enigma: The Epic Quest to Solve the World's Greatest Mathematical Problem Simon Singh
code lawrence lessig
bagombo snuff box kurt vonnegut
little green men christopher buckley
fates worse than death kurt vonnegut
the tipping point malcolm gladwell
northern lights tim o'brien
the bear comes home rafi zabo