Fall 2010 Reading List

It’s not quite fall yet, but school has started. Maybe this is just an aspirational post because it’s still so bloody hot. My reading usually slows in this season, but I’m trying to squeeze some reading in before bed each night.

Fallen leaves on the ground

Dead End Gene Pool by Wendy Burden

The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff

Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

Brooklyn: A Novel by Colm Toibin

The Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial: Commemorating a Difficult Past” by Robin Wagner-Pacifici and Barry Schwartz

Fires in the Mind: What Kids Can Tell Us About Motivation and Mastery by Kathleen Cushman

Eli the Good by Silas House

The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown

The Digital Writing Workshop by Troy Hicks

The Unidentified by Rae Mariz

Marcelo in the Real World by Francisco Stork

Final Summer Reading List

Hannah’s Child: A Theologian’s Memoir by Stanley Hauerwas

Lots of reading for Klingenstein

Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko

The Road by Cormac McCarthy

The Sunset Limited by Cormac McCarthy

When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

Why School? by Mike Rose

Timmy the First (unpublished) by Jacob Burt

“A Thousand Writers Writing: Seeking Change through the Radical Practice of Writing as a Way of Being” by Robert Yagelski

The Call of Stories: Teaching and the Moral Imagination by Robert Coles

Feed by M.T. Anderson

Teaching What Really Happened by James W. Loewen

Where God Happens by Rowan Williams

Listened To:
The Upside of Irrationality by Dan Ariely

The Twentieth Century: A People’s History by Howard Zinn

Spring Reading List

Spring is in the air! Time to start a new book list.


The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brain Selznik (Absolutely incredible!)

Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazzi

Spirituality of the Psalms by Walter Brueggemann

The Life You Save May Be Your Own by Paul Elie

The Wisdom of Stability by Jonathan Wilson- Hartgrove

The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry

DIY U by Anya Kamenetz

Listened To:

Linchpin by Seth Godin

The Element by Ken Robinson

Signs of Spring