I Really Loved These

2013

  • Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage
  • –Alfred Lansing
  • The Dog Stars
  • –Peter Heller
  • The Kite Runner
  • –Khaled Hosseini
  • Boozehound: On the Trail of the Rare, the Obscure, and the Overrated in Spirits
  • –Jason Wilson

2012

  • Me the People: One Man's Selfless Quest to Rewrite the Constitution of the United States of America
  • –Kevin Bleyer
  • The entire Walt Longmire Mystery series
  • –Craig Johnson
  • Bitters: A Spirited History of a Classic Cure-All, with Cocktails, Recipes, and Formulas
  • –Brad Thomas Parsons
  • In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
  • –Nathaniel Philbrick
  • Waiting for Teddy Williams
  • –Howard Frank Mosher
  • Calico Joe
  • –John Grisham

2011

  • In Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences
  • –Truman Capote
  • Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
  • –Laura Hillenbrand
  • The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey
  • –Candice Millard
  • Water for Elephants
  • –Sara Gruen
  • Moonlight Mile
  • –Dennis Lehane

2010

  • Cutting for Stone
  • –Abraham Verghese
  • April 1865: The Month That Saved America
  • –Jay Winik
  • A Devil to Play: One Man's Year-Long Quest to Master the Orchestra's Most Difficult Instrument
  • –Jasper Rees
  • A Walk in the Woods
  • –Bill Bryson
  • Replay
  • –Ken Grimwood
  • The Scarecrow
  • –Michael Connelly

2009

  • Fate Is the Hunter
  • –Ernest K. Gann
  • Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
  • –Laurence Bergreen
  • A Man on the Moon
  • –Andrew Chaikin
  • The Given Day
  • –Dennis Lehane

2008

  • The Killer Angels
  • –Michael Shaara

2007

  • Echo Park
  • –Michael Connelly
  • The Planets
  • –Dava Sobel
  • 25 Myths You've Got to Avoid – If You Want to Manage Your Money Right
  • –Jonathan Clements
  • Transcending CSS, The Fine Art of Web Design
  • –Andy Clarke
  • The Adobe Photoshop CS3 Book for Digital Photographers
  • –Scott Kelby

2006

  • Spin State
  • –Chris Moriarty
  • The Closers
  • –Michael Connelly
  • Web Standards Solutions, The Markup and Style Handbook
  • –Dan Cederholm
  • Bulletproof Web Design
  • –Dan Cederholm

2005

  • The Gold Coast
  • –Nelson DeMille
  • Schindlers List
  • –Thomas Keneally
  • The Narrows
  • –Michael Connelly
  • Web Type Expert
  • –Tom Arah