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what joey is reading: 2009

I'm usually reading several books at once. It's not my fault I have ADD.
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In progress as of 1 December 2009


  • "Refuse to Choose: A Revolutionary Program for Doing Everything You Love", Barbara Sher
  • "Judaism and Vegetarianism", Richard H. Schwartz
  • "Conscious Loving", Gay & Kathlyn Hendricks (re-read)
  • "The Unbearable Lightness of Being", Milan Kundera
  • "Microserfs", Douglas Coupland (re-read)


  • None right now

Finished in 2009


      "Brainiac: Adventures in the Curious, Competitive, Compulsive World of Trivia Buffs", Ken Jennings
    • "Middlesex", Jeffrey Euginedes
    • "Why I'm Like This: True Stories", Cynthia Kaplan
    • "Not Buying It: My Year Without Shopping", Judith Levine
    • "Freak the Mighty", Rodman Philbrick
    • "The Joy Luck Club", Amy Tan
    • "Gone for Good", Mark Childress
    • "Burnt Bread and Chutney", Carmit Delman
    • "Wyrd Sisters", Terry Pratchett (re-read)
    • "One Mississippi", Mark Childress
    • "Cunt", Inga Muscio (re-read)
    • "Neverwhere", Neil Gaiman
    • "The Eyre Affair", Jasper Ffordes
    • "X Saves the World: How Generation X Got the Shaft but Can Still Keep Everything from Sucking", Jeff Gordinier
    • "The Guns of Navarone", Alistair MacLean
    • "Interesting Times", Terry Pratchett (ISBN 0061052523)
    • "The Secret", Rhonda Byrne
    • "It Happened in Denver", Stephen Grace
    • "Shortcomings", Adrian Tomine
    • "Farewell, My Subaru", Doug Fine
    • "Pride of Baghdad", Brian K. Vaughan & Niko Henrichon
    • "A Wrinkle in Time", Madeline L'Engle (re-read)
    • "Fugitives and Refugees: A Walk in Portland, Oregon", Chuck Palahniuk
    • "An Instinct for Dragons", David E. Jones


    Coming up soon

    • "JPod", Douglas Coupland
    • The "Thursday Next" series, Jasper Fforde
    • "The Sistine Secrets: Michelangelo's Forbidden Messages in the Heart of the Vatican," Roy Doliner and Rabbi Benjamin Blech
    • "Women in Pants: Manly Maidens, Cowgirls, and Other Renegades", Catherine Smith & Cynthia Greig
    • "Escape from Corporate America: A Practical Guide to Creating the Career of Your Dreams", Pamela Skillings
    • "Julie and Julia", Julie Powell
    • "The Earth First! Reader: Ten Years of Radical Environmentalism", John Davis
    • "The Sandman: Preludes & Nocturnes (Vol. 1)", Neil Gaiman