Every Book I Read in 2009

Here it is, a list of every book I read in 2009. Total comes to 34, which is about average for me these days. However, if you take the time to read the whole list, you’ll realize a lot of these are popular fiction. What can I say, I am a busy man.

Best Fiction – The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo – Steig Larson
Best Non Fiction – The Classical World: An Epic History from Homer to Hadrian – Robin Lane Fox

1. The Classical World: An Epic History from Homer to Hadrian – Robin Lane Fox
2. The Monkey’s Raincoat – Robert Crais
3. Ancient Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction – Julia Annas
4. The Sign of the Four – Arthur Conan Doyle
5. A History of the Jews – Paul Johnson
6. A Small Town in Germany – John LeCarre
7. The Early Church: The Story of Emergent Christianity From the Apostolic Age to the Dividing of the Ways Between the Greek East and the Latin West – Henry Chadwick
8. A Canticle for Liebowtiz – Walter M. Miller
9. Saint Augustine – Gary Wills
10. A Coffin for Dimitrios – Eric Ambler
11. Augustus: The Life of Rome’s First Emperor – Anthony Everitt
12. Cruciverbalism: A Crossword Fanatic’s Guide to Life in the Grid – Stanley Newman
13. Memoirs of Hadrian – Marguerite Yourcenar
14. The Incident – David Ignatius
15. The Peloponnesian War – Donald Kagan
16. The Books of God and Physics – Enrique Joven
17. Claudius the God: And His Wife Messalina – Robert graves
18. The Annals of Imperial Rome – Tacitus
19. Civilization of the Middle Ages – Norman F. Cantor
20. The Man on the Balcony – Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo
21. The Rebbe’s Army: Inside the World of Chabad-Lubavitch – Sue Fishkoff
22. Zeitoun – Dave Eggers
23. A Conspiracy of Paper – David Liss
24. Unchosen: The Hidden Lives of Hasidic Rebels – Hella Winston
25. Tradition: Orthodox Jewish Life in America – Mal Warshaw
26. Rainbow Six – Tom Clancy
27. Word Freak: Heartbreak, Triumph, Genius and Obsession in the Word of Competitive Scrabble – Stefan Fatsis
28. Occult America: The Secret History of how Mysticism Shaped our Nation – Mitch Horowitz
29. Living Judaism: The Complete Guide to Jewish Belief, Tradition and Practice – Wayne Dosick
30. The Alienist – Caleb Carr
31. The Laughing Policeman – Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo
32. The Hidden – Tobias Hill
33. The Road – Cormac McCarthy
34. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo – Steig Larson

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Scholar, gentleman, jock. I run the website Milo and the Calf. There you will find the Boston Qualifier Questionnaire where runners share their stories of qualifying for the Boston Marathon. You'll also find my thoughts on endurance sports, ancient history, Judaism, and hundreds of book reviews.
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