Recommended Book List

Title Category Author
The Happy Hooker Memoir Xaviera Hollander
Felicia's Journey Thriller William Trevor
From the Holy Mountain Travel William Dalrymple
Arabian Sands Travel Wilfred Thesinger
The Souls of Black Folk Politics W.E.B. Dubois
The Memory Chalet Memoir Tony Judt
A Journey Memoir Tony Blair
Tar Baby Romance Toni Morrison
In Search of Excellence Business Tom Peters
The Rule of Law Philosophy Tom Bingham
This Boy's Life Memoir Tobias Wolff
Fish! Business Stephen Lundin
The Shining Horror Stephen King
Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man Memoir Siegfried Sassoon
Climbing the Bookshelves Memoir Shirley Williams
The Watchers Politics Shane Harris
Let the Swords Encircle Me Travel Scott Peterson
America by Heart Politics Sarah Palin
The Way of All Flesh Saga Samuel Butler
The House of Morgan Business Ron Chernow
Washington Biography Ron Chernow
Waterlog Sport Roger Deakin
The Quest for Community Philosophy Robert Nisbet
Widow of the South Historical Robert Hicks
Lustrum Historical Robert Harris
Goodbye to All That Memoir Robert Graves
The Party Politics Richard McGregor
The Age of Reform Politics Richard Hofstadter
Captain Scott Biography Rannulph Fiennes
The Third Man Politics Peter Mandelson
The Fear: The Last Days of Robert Mugabe Politics Peter Godwin
Parrot and Olivier Historical Peter Carey
True History of the Kelly Gang Historical Peter Carey
The Great Railway Bazaar Travel Paul Theroux
Just Kids Memoir Patti Smith
Master and Commander Historical Patrick O'Brian
Regeneration War Pat Barker
Hegemony or Survival Politics Noam Chomsky
Toast Memoir Nigel Slater
The Dirt - Motley Crue Biography Neil Strauss
The Black Swan Business Nassim Nicholas Taleb
The Shock Doctrine Economics Naomi Klein
McMafia Crime Misha Glenny
Stupid White Men Politics Michael Moore
Liar's Poker Business Michael Lewis
Reengineering the Corporation Business Michael Hammer
The Elephant to Hollywood Memoir Michael Caine
The Holy Blood and the Holy Grail Religion Michael Baigent
Ice Station Thriller Matthew Reilly
Steve McQueen: Portrait of an American Rebel Biography Marshall Terrill
House of Leaves Horror Mark Z. Danielewski
Immediate Response War Mark Hammond
Sod That for a Game of Soldiers War Mark Eyles-Thomas
Black Hawk Down War Mark Bowden
A Great and Terrible King Biography Marc Morris
Chronicles of Wasted Time Memoir Malcolm Muggeridge
Outliers Sociology Malcolm Gladwell
The Tipping Point Sociology Malcolm Gladwell
Eminent Victorians Biography Lytton Strachey
The Silver Pigs Historical Lindsey Davis
Trinity Historical Leon Uris
The Lost World of the Kalahari Travel Laurens Van der Post
I Dreamed of Africa Memoir Kuki Gallman
Das Kapital (Vol I) Politics Karl Marx
Matterhorn War Karl Marlantes
The Prophet Religion Kahlil Gibran
Yellow Dirt Sociology Judy Pasternak
Revolt of the Masses Philosophy Jose Ortega y Gasset
Under the Banner of Heaven Religion Jon Krakauer
The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money Economics John Maynard Keynes
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Thriller John Le Carré
The Great Crash, 1929 Economics John Kenneth Galbraith
Game Change Politics John Heilemann
Hitler's Pope Biography John Cornwell
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Crime John Berendt
The Sot-Weed Factor Historical John Barth
The Miracle of Castel di Sangro Sport Joe McGinniss
The Painted Bird War Jerzy Kosinski
Grace and Truth Saga Jennifer Johnston
The Postman Always Rings Twice Crime James M. Cain
Good to Great Business James Collins
The Life of Samuel Johnson Biography James Boswell
Jack: Straight from the Gut Memoir Jack Welch
Live and Let Die Thriller Ian Fleming
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Cult Hunter S. Thompson
Education of Henry Adams Memoir Henry Adams
Papillon Crime Henri Charriere
The Origins of Totalitarianism Politics Hannah Arendt
Shantaram Memoir Gregory David Roberts
Beyond the Crash Economics Gordon Brown
Decision Points Memoir George W. Bush
Collected Essays Politics George Orwell
Down and Out in Paris and London Memoir George Orwell
The Road to Wigan Pier Sociology George Orwell
Knockout Entrepreneur Business George Foreman
Let's Take the Long Way Home Memoir Gail Caldwell
The Southern Gates of Arabia Travel Freya Stark
The End of History and the Last Man Economics Francis Fukuyama
Under the Tuscan Sun Memoir Frances Mayes
Parade's End War Ford Madox Ford
The Constitution of Liberty Politics F.A. von Hayek
Hideous Kinky Memoir Esther Freud
Killshot Crime Elmore Leonard
Colonel Roosevelt Biography Edmund Morris
Ragtime Historical E.L. Doctorow
Small is Beautiful Economics E.F. Schumacher
Wait For Me: Memoirs of the Youngest Mitford Sister Memoir Deborah Devonshire
The Pinch Economics David Willetts
The Corner Sociology David Simon
The Bridge Biography David Remnick
Frontline War David Loyn
The Lost Cyclist Biography David Herlihy
The Maltese Falcon Crime Dashiell Hammett
Red Harvest Crime Dashiell Hammett
Sniper One War Dan Mills
Bomber County Memoir Daniel Swift
How to Win Friends and Influence People Sociology Dale Carnegie
House of Bush House of Saud Politics Craig Unger
Shadow of the Silk Road Travel Colin Thubron
Hitch-22 Memoir Christopher Hitchens
Driving Over Lemons: An Optimist in Andalucia Memoir Chris Stewart
Decline & Fall: Diaries 2005-2010 Politics Chris Mullin
Barbarians at the Gate Business Bryan Burrough
Lies of Silence Thriller Brian Moore
Up from Slavery Memoir Booker T. Washington
Notes from a Small Island Travel Bill Bryson
West with the Night Memoir Beryl Markham
What Price Liberty? Philosophy Ben Wilson
Agent Zigzag War Ben Macintyre
Operation Mincemeat War Ben Macintyre
Curfewed Night Memoir Basharat Peer
Reading Lolita in Tehran Memoir Azar Nafisi
The Hound of the Baskervilles Crime Arthur Conan Doyle
Katherine Historical Anya Seton
Jarhead War Anthony Swofford
Kitchen Confidential Memoir Anthony Bourdain
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek Memoir Annie Dillard
The Long Song Historical Andrea Levy
Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire Biography Amanda Foreman
The Guns of Navarone War Alistair McLean
Democracy in America Politics Alexis de Tocqueville
Diaries: In Power Politics Alan Clark