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Clouds in a Glass of Beer: Simple Experiments in Atmospheric Physics (Paperback) http://www.amazon.com/dp/0486417387/?tag=dismp4pla-20

Six Easy Pieces - lectures by Feynman, the Nobel-prize winning physicist. While very rudimentary, they exhibit the brilliance of Feynman, who makes physics seem simple. This book is a fun read for both the scientifically literate, and those who are otherwise.

Nihongi: Chronicles of Japan from the Earliest Times to A.D. 697 (Tut Books. H) by Shoi Nihon, http://www.amazon.com/dp/0804809844/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_iMEaqb0N6P6JS

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare - by William Shakespeare

Japanese Death Poems amazon.com

A Farewell to Arms

Kafka on the Shore

The Alchemist

Anna Karenina.

After the Quake by Haruki Murakami - 1001 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die (Bilbary Town Library: Good for Readers, Good for Libraries)

Nonlinear dynamics and chaos