50 books every child should read by age 16, a book list for kids of all ages
28 Great Books for Long Flights
Memoirs of a Geisha- Arthur Golden (Awesome book, way better than the movie, but that was good too)
In Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the question: what makes high-achievers different?
Three Famous Short Novels: Spotted Horses / Old Man / The Bear
This is a reassessment which uses and develops recent theories about the relationship between writing and historical experience, language and social change, to draw a detailed portrait of the place and times William Faulkner inhabited.
The Happiness Project: Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun by Gretchen Rubin