HearSay Bookshelf

Art/Architecture
Architecture of the Everyday by Deborah Berke & Steven Harris
Subway Art by Henry Chalfant

Business
Fired Up: How to Win When You Lose Your Job by Wil LaVeist
The Quick 30/30 Job Solution by Neil McNulty
You Should Have Seen The Ones I Turned Down: Tales from a Life Spent in Hotels and Locker Rooms with Everyone from Jerry Vale to Leo Durocher by Blake Cullen

Community Involvement
The Social Cause Diet by Gail Perry Johnston

Ecology
Earth Matters by David de Rothschild
Cooking Green: Reducing Your Carbon Footprint in the Kitchen by Kate Heyhoe
A Nation of Farmers by Aaron Newton

Economics
Buy-Ology: Truth and Lies About Why We Buy by Martin Lindstrom
Cheap: The High Cost of Discount Culture by Ellen Ruppel Shell

Family
Lucky Girl: A Memoir by Mei-Ling Hopgood

Food
Press Pause Before You Eat by Dr. Linda Mintle
Mindless Eating: Why We Eat More Than We Think by Dr. Brian Wansink

History
Wilderness Warrior: Theodore Roosevelt and the Crusade for America by Douglas Brinkley

Local
Hampton Roads Chronicles:  History From the Birthplace of America by Paul Clancy
Hatteras Island: Keeper of the Outer Banks by Ray McAllister

Military
Standing By: The Making of an American Military Family in a Time of War by Alison Buckholtz
Joker One: A Marine Platoon's Story of Courage, Leadership, and Brotherhood by Donovan Campbell
The Sheriff of Ramadi: Navy SEALs and the Winning of al-Anbar by Dick Couch
Drowning in the Desert: A JAG’s Search for Justice in Iraq by Vivian Gembara
Taking Chance by U.S. Marine Corps Lieutenant Colonel Michael Strobl
http://www.chancephelps.org
Soft Spots: A Marine's Memoir of Combat and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder by Clint Van Winkle
As You Were: To War and Back with the Black Hawk Battalion of the Virginia National Guard by Christian Davenport

Pets
Wagging Tales: Every Animal Has a Tale by Tim Link
First Dogs: American Presidents and Their Best Friends by Roy Rowan

Psychology
The Time Paradox: The New Psychology of Time That Will Change Your Life by Philip Zimbardo & John Boyd
Hey Daddy, Read This by Don Roberts
Help Is Not a Four-Letter Word by Peggy Collins
My Answer Is No: If That's Okay With You by Nanette Gartrell

Travel
100 Best Volunteer Vacations to Enrich Your Life by Pam Grout
Novel Destinations: Literary Landmarks From Jane Austen's Bath to Ernest Hemingway's Key West by Shannon McKenna Schmidt & Joni Rendon
I’m Not Hanging Noodles on Your Ears and Other Intriguing Idioms from Around the World by Jag Bhalla

Writing
The Wednesday Sisters by Meg Waite Clayton

 

Some Book Suggestions From Our Guests and Our Listeners Mentioned On Our Summer Reading Program (June 30, 2009)


"Back to the Garden: The Story of Woodstock" by Pete Fornatale
"Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain" by Oliver Sacks
"Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants" by Douglas Tallamy
"Stardust" by Neil Gaiman
"The Old Man and The Boy" by Robert Ruark
"Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail" by Bill Bryson
"Notes from Swan Island" by Bill Bryson
"High Fidelity" by Nick Hornby
"House Keeping vs. The Dirt" by Nick Hornby
"Heavy Rotation: Twenty Writers on the Albums that Changed Their Lives" by Peter Terzian
"The Reality Dysfunction Series" by Peter Hamilton
"The Time Traveler's WIfe" by Audrey Niffenegger 


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