04 December 2008


Packing my sea bag, here are the books for this contract:
  • Moby Dick - Herman Melville
  • the curious incident of the dog in the night-time - Mark Haddon
  • Love in the Time of Cholera - Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • On the Black Hill - Bruce Chatwin
  • How Novels Work - John Mullan
  • The Prodigal God - Tim Keller
  • Thomas Paine's Rights of Man - Christopher Hitchens
  • Satan's Circus:  Murder, Vice, Police Corruption, and New York's Trial of the Century - Mike Dash
  • A Tale of Two Cities - Charles Dickens
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass - Lewis Carroll
  • The Taste of Conquest:  The Rise and Fall of the Three Great Cities of Spice - Michael Krondl
  • The Pursuit of Holiness - Jerry Bridges
  • Dutch:  A Memoir of Ronald Reagan
  • Provocations - Soren Kierkegaard
  • Purity of the Heart is to Will one Thing - Soren Kierkegaard
  • The Man who was Thursday - G. K. Chesterton
  • Kim - Rudyard Kipling
  • The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • War and Peace - Leo Tolstoy
  • The Road - Cormac McCarthy
  • Anatomy of Restlessness - Bruce Chatwin
  • Angela's Ashes - Frank McCourt


  1. What, no Ayn Rand?


  2. negative. Tried "The Fountainhead" but couldn't swallow it.

  3. War and Peace is a long one...

    let me know how you enjoy RWE. I'm not a fan. but Kierkegaard, that sounds good... I'm taking a Kierkegaard class this upcoming quarter.