UUCC Book Club Reading List 2012-13
July 2012 Drift (the unmooring of American Military Power) by Rachel Maddow
August 2012 The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
September 2012 The Universe in a Single Atom. The Convergence of Science and Spirituality by the Dalai Lama
October 2012 God is Not Great by Christopher Hitchens
November 2012 The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion by Jonathan Haidt
December 2012 The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran
January 2013 Lies Across America (What our historic sites get wrong) by James Loewen
February 2013 The signal and the noise: why so many predictions fail — but some don’t. by Nate Silver
March 2013 How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of character. by Paul Tough.
April 2013 The Geography of Bliss by Eric Weiner
May 2013 Lincoln’s Melancholy by Wolf Shenk
June 2013 Why Does the World Exist? An Existential Detective Story by Jim Holt
July 2013 Longitude, The true story of a lone genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time. by Dava Sobel
August 2013 Life of Pi, by Yann Martel
September 2013 Hitler’s Willing Executioners-Ordinary Germans and the Holocaust. by: Daniel Jonah
October 2013 Your Inner Fish, by Neil Shubin, 2009
November 2013 The Lost Painting: The Quest for a Caravaggio Masterpiece by Jonathan Harr, 2005.
December 2013 Contagious Why things Catch On by Jonah Berger.