Spring Book List

Posted in Books by akacocolopez on March 24, 2010

I took a stroll through Barnes and Noble the other day and this is the list of books that I must get my hands on sooner than later. I would write more about my decisions, but I’m barely a blogger and most certainly not a critic.

Alphabetical Africa by Walter Abish

Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand

The History of White People by Nell Irvin Painter

Brown Girl, Brownstones by Paule Marshall

The Book of Night Women by Marlon James

What I Talk About When I Talk About Running by Haruki Murakami

A Race Like No Other by Liz Robbins

A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking

The Color of Water by James McBride

Gentleman Jigger by Richard Bruce Nugent

Antinomies of Art and Culture by Terry Smith, Okwui Enwezor, and Nancy Condee

The Methodologies of Art by Laurie Schneider Adams

The Faith of Graffiti by Jon Naar

A Decade of Negative Thinking by Mira Schor

The Secret History of the World by Jonathan Black

Severence by Robert Butler

A Short Walk by Alice Childress

The Painted Word by Tom Wolfe

Pictorial Webster’s by John M. Carrera

How the Other Half Lives by Jacob Riis

Lies My Teacher Told Me by James W. Loewen

Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace

Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi

Footnotes in Gaza by Joe Sacco

In Search of Lost Time by Marcel Proust

How To Talk About Books You Haven’t Read by Pierre Bayard


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