2013 Reading List

2013 Reading List (2012 is below)

The Year of Biblical Womanhood by Rachel Held Evans
Half the Sky by Nicholas Kristof (Issue of sex-trafficking)
Kisses from Katie by Katie Davis (Missionary life in Africa)
Hell on Two Wheels by Amy Snyder (Race Across America)
Love Beyond Reason by John Ortberg (Devotional)
Francona: The Red Sox Years by Terry Francona
Back of the House by Scott Haas (about Tony Maws of Craigie on Main)
Running with Joy by Ryan Hall
Quarantine by John Smolens
Ballad of the Whiskey Robber by Julian Rubinstein
The Unlikely Disciple: A Sinner’s Semester at America’s Holiest University by Kevin Roose
One Shot at Forever by Chris Ballard
The Tao of Martha
The Silver Star by Jeannette Walls
Life to the Fullest by Chrissie Wellington
Happy, Happy, Happy by Phil Robertson
First: What It Takes to Win by Rich Froning
Si-Cology by Silas Robertson
Inside the Box by TJ Murphy
One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp

2012 Partial Reading List

Biography/Memoir:
Stories I Only Tell My Friends by Rob Lowe – Read February 2012
A Chance in the World by Steven Pemberton – Read March 2012
Two Kisses for Maddie by Matthew Logelin – Read July 2012
The Middle Place by Kelly Corrigan – Read July 2012
Beyond Belief by Josh Hamilton – Read July 2012
Tolstoy and the Purple Chair by Nina Sankovitch – Read July 2012
The Year of Learning Dangerously by Quinn Cummings – Read Sept 2012
Beginning with the End by Mary Morgan – Read Oct 2012

Sports
The Baseball Codes by Jason Turbow – Read January 2012

History
Operation Mincemeat by Ben Macintyre – Read January 2012
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand – Read April 2012
The Devil in the White City

Business/Leadership
Do the Work by Steven Pressfield – Read March 2012
Read this Before Our Next Meeting by Al Pittampalli – Read January 2012
Anything You Want by Derek Sivers – Read March 2012
Zarrella’s Hierarchy of Contagiousness by Dan Zarella – Read January 2012
We Are All Weird by Seth Godin – Read January 2012

Health/Nutrition/Psychology
Drop Dead Healthy by AJ Jacobs – Read June 2012

Fiction
Once a Runner by John L Parker, Jr. – Read January 2012 *****
Again to Carthage by John L. Parker, Jr. – Read January 2012 *****
The Swan Thieves by Elizabeth Kostova – Read January 2012
Joy for Beginners by Erica Bauermeister – Read February 2012
A Whispered Name by William Brodrick – Read February 2012*****
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green – Read April 2012
MWF seeking BFF by Rachel Bertsche – Read May 2012

Personal Growth/Christian
The Relief of Imperfection by Joan Webb – Read January 2012
In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day by Mark Batterson – Read January 2012

Non-Fiction

The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson – Read November 2012 (had read in 2011 as well)

3 Responses to “2013 Reading List”

  1. Meg January 4, 2012 at 12:49 pm #

    Um, hello? Where is the frivolous fiction category?! I recommend “An Irish Country Doctor” by Patrick Taylor. It’s not really that frivolous. It is, however, delightful.

  2. stephenedwards425 March 12, 2012 at 7:22 pm #

    You are going to love reading, To be a Runner by Martin Dugard…excellent book

  3. Scott Haas June 12, 2013 at 5:48 pm #

    Thanks for including my book!!!

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