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Works (49)

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer / The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain2009
Air Guitar: Essays on Art & Democracy by Dave Hickey2009
American Journeys by Don Watson2009
American Pastoral by Philip Roth2009
American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer by Kai Bird2009
Among the Thugs by Bill Buford2009
Bad Mother by Ayelet Waldman2009
The Bear by William Faulkner2009
Benjamin Franklin by Edmund S. Morgan2009
The Big Switch: Rewiring the World, from Edison to Google by Nicholas Carr2009
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World by Michael Pollan2009
Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín2009
City: Rediscovering the Center by William H. Whyte2009
Cotton Comes to Harlem by Chester Himes2009
The Dark Is Rising by Susan Cooper2009
Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns by Clayton M. Christensen2009
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick2009
The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery2009
Frankenstein by Mary Shelleynot in English Common Knowledge2009
God: A Biography by Jack Miles2009
Gone Tomorrow by Lee Child2009
A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories by Flannery O'Connor2009
Guests of the Ayatollah: The Iran Hostage Crisis: The First Battle in America's War with Militant Islam by Mark Bowden2009
Kim by Rudyard Kipling2009
Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman2009
The Line of Beauty by Alan Hollinghurst2009
The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 by Lawrence Wright2009
The Lost. A Search for Six of Six Million by Daniel Mendelsohn2009
Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie2009
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film by David Thomson2009
Night Draws Near: Iraq's People in the Shadow of America's War by Anthony Shadid2009
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi2009
Pictures at a Revolution: Five Movies and the Birth of the New Hollywood by Mark Harris2009
Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions by Dan Ariely2009
Prisoner of the State: The Secret Journal of Premier Zhao Ziyang by Zhao Ziyang2009
Random Family: Love, Drugs, Trouble, and Coming of Age in the Bronx by Adrian Nicole LeBlanc2009
Regeneration by Pat Barker2009
Senator Joe McCarthy by Richard H. Rovere2009
Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe2009
The Trouble with Physics: The Rise of String Theory, the Fall of a Science, and What Comes Next by Lee Smolin2009
Underground by Haruki Murakami2009
Underworld by Don DeLillo2009
The Unsettling of America: Culture and Agriculture by Wendell Berry2009
Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement by John Lewis2009
The Way We Live Now by Anthony Trollope2009
Whittaker Chambers: A Biography by Sam Tanenhaus2009
Why Evolution Is True by Jerry A. Coyne2009
Winchell: Gossip, Power, and the Culture of Celebrity by Neal Gabler2009
Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks2009