Non Fiction Books 2012-2013

   DATE             SELECTION           AUTHOR
September Hare with Amber Eyes Edmund de Waal
October West of Kabul, East of New York Mir Tamim Ansary
November  Empire of the Summer Moon S.C. Gwynne
December  Glass Castle: A Memoir Jeanette Walls
January  The President and the Assassin Scott Miller
Febuary Grace and Grit: My Fight for Equal Pay and Fairness Lilly Ledbetter
March Thinking Fast and Slow Daniel Kahneman
April  A Safeway in Arizona Tom Zoeliner
May Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius Sylvia Nasar
June Catherine the Great:Portrait of a Woman Robert K. Massie
TBD Summer Reading   —                                               The    Emperor   of    All  Maladies: A Biography  of  Cancer   

 

Also Recommended:

Losing Mum and Pup: A Memoir   by Christopher Buckley

Extraordinary People – by Condoleeza Rice

Lost City of  the Incas – by Hiram Bingham

1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created – by Chas. C. Mann

A Thousand Sisters: My Journey into the Worst Place on Earth to Be a Woman – L. Shannon & Z. Saibi

Swerve: How the World Became Modern – by Stephen Greenblatt

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking – by Susan Cain

Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President– Candace Millard

Agent Zigzag: A  True Story of Espionage ,Love, and Betrayal– by Ben McIntyre