Thomas Cahill, The gifts of the Jews : how a tribe of desert nomads changed the way everyone thinks and feels
Anne-Marie MacDonald, Fall on your Knees
Gretel Ehrlich, This Cold Heaven : seven seasons in Greenland
mysteries by Dana Cameron ("I'm reading one at home and another at work on my breaks...")
the mysteries of Elizabeth Peters
Carlos Fuentes, This I believe : an A to Z of a life
Anne Bishop, Black Jewels Trilogy
Jacqueline Carey's Kushiel series
Joseph Boyden, Three Day Road
Doris Kearns Goodwin, Team of rivals : the political genius of Abraham Lincoln second vote for this one!
Evan Thompson, Mind in Life : Biology, Phenomenology, and the Sciences of Mind
Saturday, January 20, 2007
Here is the last batch of replies we heard from people about the best book they've read in the last year or so, or what reading floated their boat lately.