My 2006 Book List

Last Updated Sep 28, 2010 1:07 PM EDT

For those of you new to my blog, I'm an avid reader, and not just of investing books. I've been sharing my book lists from previous years. Below is my book list for 2006. Please let me know your thoughts about any of the books on this list.

Distinguished Alicia: My Story by Alicia Appleman-Jurman The Dark Side of Camelot by Seymour Hersh Battle Flag by Bernard Cornwell The Bloody Ground by Bernard Cornwell The Closers by Michael Connelly Earthly Joys by Philippa Gregory The Tortilla Curtain by T.C. Boyle
The Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connelly Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides

Excellent The Virgin's Lover by Philippa Gregory His Excellency: George Washington by Joseph Ellis Fisher Black and the Revolutionary Idea of Finance by Perry Mehrling Smart and Simple Financial Strategies for Busy People by Jane Bryant Quinn
The Pitch That Killed by Mike Sowell Pale Horse Coming by Stephen Hunter The Fallen Angels by Bernard Cornwell and Susannah Kells
Copperhead by Bernard Cornwell The Forgotten Man by Robert Crais No Place Like Home by Mary Higgins Clark The Tender Bar by J.R. Moehringer With No One as Witness by Elizabeth George Constant Princess by Philippa Gregory Sharpe's Escape by Bernard Cornwell

Very Good Blink by Malcolm Gladwell Plan B by Jonathan Tropper Hypocrite in a Pouffy White Dress by Susan Jane Gilman A Crowning Mercy by Bernard Cornwell and Susannah Kells Redcoat by Bernard Cornwell Bangkok Tattoo by John Burdett The Little Book That Beats The Market by Joel Greenblatt Gallows Thief by Bernard Cornwell The Book by Tom Tango, Mitchel Lichtman, Andrew Dolphin and Pete Palmer McNally's Alibi by Vincent Lardo and Lawrence Sanders Katherine by Anya Seton and Philippa Gregory

Good Havana by Stephen Hunter The Ladies Auxiliary by Tova Mirvis The Dante Club by Matthew Pearl The Number by Lee Eisenberg Wall Street Versus America by Gary Weiss Hot Lights, Cold Steel by Michael Collins Kepler's Witch by James Connor The Grand Idea by Joel Achenbach Whiskey Sour by J.A. Konrath
Handbook of Inflation-Indexed Bonds by John Brynjolfsson and Frank Fabozzi Global Capitalism by Jeffry Frieden
Investors and Markets by William Sharpe In My Father's Bakery by Marvin Korman

Fair The Camel Club by David Baldacci The City of Fallen Angels by John Berendt State of Fear by Michael Crichton Jury of One by Laura Bradford Nonprofit Investment Policies by Robert Fry
A Catch of Consequence by Diana Norman The Italian Secretary by Caleb Carr More Than You Know by Michael Mauboussin Murder After Hours by Agatha Christie The History of Love by Nicole Krauss
Globalization and Its Enemies by Daniel Cohen The Known World by Edward Jones Predator by Patricia Cornwell Water Music by T.C. Boyle and James Kincaid

Poor A God in Ruins by Leon Uris A History of the Theory of Investments by Mark Rubenstein A Canticle for Liebowitz by Walter Miller

Terrible Everything is Illuminated by Jonathan Foer

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