Freakonomics, Stephen Dubner and Steven Levitt

A Walk in the Woods, Bill Bryson

Guns, Germs, and Steel, Jared Diamond

The Trouble with Africa, Robert Calderisi

The Elephant and the Dragon, Robyn Meredith

And the Band Played On, Randy Shilts

A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again, David Foster Wallace

Hinduism: A Short Introduction, Kim Knott

The Tipping Point, Malcom Gladwell

Blink, Malcom Gladwell

The Innovator’s Dilemma, Clayton M. Christensen

God is Not Great:  How Religion Poisons Everything, Christopher Hitchens

The God Delusion, Richard Dawkins

Rosalind Franklin, The Dark Lady of DNA, Brenda Maddox

The Double Helix, James D. Watson

Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman, Richard Feynman

Among the Thugs, Bill Buford

Bowerman and the Men of Oregon, Kenny Moore

Pre, Tom Jordan

God, Country, Notre Dame, Fr. Theodore Hesburgh

Arnold: Education of a Body Builder, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Bowls, Polls, and Tattered Souls, Stewart Mandel

Wins, Losses, and Lessons, Lou Holtz

Fair Play, Steven Landsberg

In Praise of Commercial Culture, Tyler Cowen

Economics in One Lesson, Henry Hazlitt

From Beirut to Jerusalem, Thomas Friedman

The World is Flat, Thomas Friedman

Hot, Flat, and Crowded, Thomas Friedman

How to Lie with Statistics, Darrell Huff

The Boo, Pat Conroy

My Losing Season, Pat Conroy