Thursday, July 24, 2014

Thursday 13

(Link in meme-roll)
First 13 Books Purchased This Century from Amazon
  1. Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary [2 copies]
  2. The Chicago Manual of Style : The Essential Guide for Writers, Editors, and Publishers (14th Edition) [2 copies]
  3. The Art of Peace : Nobel Peace Laureates Discuss Human Rights, Conflict and Reconciliation, by Jose Ramos-Horta (Editor), et al. [2 copies]
  4. A Book of Five Rings, by Miyamoto Musashi
  5. Why People Believe Weird Things : Pseudoscience, Superstition, and Other Confusions of Our Time, by Michael Shermer & Stephen Jay Gould
  6. If... Questions for the Game of Life, by Evelyn McFarlane, et al.
  7. Campus Life Exposed : Advice from the Inside, by Harlan Cohen
  8. Thomas the Tank Engine Says Good Night (Cloth Book), by Rev. W. Awdry
  9. Goodnight Moon Board Book, by Margaret Wise Brown
  10. A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812, by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
  11. Bush at War, by Bob Woodward
  12. Everything You Know Is Wrong: The Disinformation Guide to Secrets and Lies, by Russ Kick
  13. Newton on the Tee: A Good Walk Through the Science of Golf, by John Zumerchik
Most of these were gifts. I think there are only three that are still in this house, and only one was for me.

1 talk backs:

CountryDew said...

I love the Chicago Manual. I have a couple of versions of it; I think 15th is the latest I have. Very useful book.

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