Stephen Karlson (shkarlson) wrote in 50bookchallenge,
Stephen Karlson


Here's the third quarter book report. Please follow the link for the date the report was posted to read the diary entry, or book review, at Fifty Book Challenge. I evaluated some books as particularly good (+) or particularly bad (-).

  1. The Book on the Bookshelf, 8 July 2010.
  2. Stealing the General: The Great Locomotive Chase and the First Medal of Honor, 12 July 2010.
  3. The Day of Battle: The War in Sicily, 1943-1944, 24 July 2010. (+)
  4. Small Things Considered: Why There is No Perfect Design, 30 July 2010. (+)
  5. A Darker Place, 1 August 2010.
  6. The Future in Plain Sight: Nine Clues to the Coming Instability, 19 August 2010.
  7. The Hunger Games, 28 August 2010. (-)
  8. Toxic Talk: How the Radical Right has Poisoned America's Airwaves, 20 September 2010. (-)
The bookworm has added a few more segments. Still no promise of making fifty by year's end, although there is a sizeable pile of books read and awaiting review.


(Cross-posted to Cold Spring Shops.)

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