Saturday, December 31, 2011

Books in 2011

1. Dare to Run by Amit Sheth

2. Born to Run by Christopher McDougall

3. When Genius Fails by Roger Lowenstein

4. Moneyball by Michael Lewis

5. Advanced Marathoning by Pete Pfitzinger & Scott Douglas

6. Racing Weight by Matt Fitzgerald

7. Why We Run by Bernd Heinrich

8. The Lore of Running by Timothy Noakes

9. Running with the Buffaloes by Chris Lear

10. Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones

11. The Fixer by Joe Sacco

12. An Anthropologist on Mars by Oliver Sacks

13. The man who mistook his wife for a hat by Oliver Sacks

14. Delivering Happiness by Tony Hsieh

15. Safe Area Gorazde by Joe Sacco

16. Once a Runner by John Parker

17. In Spite of the Gods by Edward Luce

18. A race like no other by Liz Robbins

19. Strides: Running Through History With an Unlikely Athlete by Ben Cheever

20. Faster by James Gleick

21. The Perfect Mile by Neal Bascomb

22. Unseen Academicals by Terry Pratchett

23. Footnotes in Gaza by Joe Sacco

24. Under the Frog by Tibor Fischer

25. Ex Libris by Anne Fadiman

26. Send in the Idiots by Kamran Nazeer

27. Bangalore Calling by Brinda S. Narayan

28. Triumph and Tragedy in Mudville by Stephen Jay Gould

29. Playing for Keeps by David Halberstam

30. Funny in Farsi by Firoozeh Dumas

31. Boston Marathon by Tom Derderian

32. Running to the Limit by Jurg Wirz

33. We might as well win by Johan Bruyneel

34. Rashmi Bansal's "I have a Dream"

35. Dov Seidman's "HOW"

36. Jay Elliot's "iLeadership"

37. Julian Crandall Hollick's "Apna Street"

38. CY Gopinath’s The Book of Answers

39. The Emperor of all Maladies by Siddhartha Mukherjee

40. The beautiful and the damned by Siddhartha Deb

41. The Next Convergence by Michael Spence

42. Our Lady of Alice Bhatti by Mohammed Hanif

43. Run Less Run Faster

44. Personal Record by Rachel Toor

45. The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson

46. Laughing without an Accent by Firoozeh Dumas

47. Entrepedia by Nandini Vaidyanathan

48. The Greatest Show on Earth - writings on Bollywood edited by Jerry Pinto

49. Reading like a Writer by Francine Prose

50. Brainiac by Ken Jennings

51. The Genius Factory by David Plotz

52. The Lives of a Cell by Lewis Thomas

53. The Prague Cemetery by Umberto Eco

54. Anila's Journey by Mary Finn

55. Is it all about the hips by Sangita Shrestova

56. Good Strategy, Bad Strategy by Richard Rumelt