Book List


Books I've Read in Cameroon
  1. Ali and Nino - Kurban Said
  2. And the Mountains Echoed - Khaled Housseini
  3. The Aquariums of Pyongyang: Ten Years in a North Korean Gulag - Kang Chol-Hwan
  4. Uranium: War, Energy and the Rock that Shaped the World - Tom Zoellner
  5. Reading Kafka: Prague, Politics, and the Fin de Siecle - Mark Anderson
  6. The Museum of Innocence - Orham Pamuk
  7. Abraham - Bruce Feiler
  8. Dogs and Demons: Tales from the Dark Side of Japan - Alex Kerr
  9. Every Man in this Village is a Liar: An Education in War - Megan Stack
  10. The Duel: Pakistan on the Flight Path of American Power - Tariq Ali
  11. Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong - James Loewen
  12. Paris in the Fifties - Stanley Karnow
  13. The Fall - Albert Camus
  14. Twenty Years After - Alexandre Dumas
  15. Son of Hamas: A Gripping Account of Terror,Betrayal, Political Intrigue and Unthinkable Choices - Mosab Hassan Yousef
  16. Exile and the Kingdom - Albert Camus
  17. The Three Musketeers - Alexandre Dumas
  18. The Basque History of the World - Mark Kurlansky
  19. The Great Gamble: The Soviet War in Afghanistan - Gregory Feifer
  20. A Thousand Splendid Suns - Khaled Housseini
  21. Saviors and Survivors:  Darfur Politics and the War on Terror - Mahmood Mamdani
  22. Deception Point - Dan Brown
  23. Dark Places - Gilian Flynn
  24. The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements - Eric Hoffer
  25. Gone Girl - Gillian Flynn
  26. Is There a Middle East? The Evolution of a Geopolitical Concept - Abbas Amanat
  27. War Machines: Young Men and Violence in Sierra Leone and Liberia - Danny Hoffman
  28. Disciplining Terror: How Experts Invented Terrorism - Lisa Stampinski
  29. Digital Militarism: Israel's Occupation in the Social Media Age - Rebecca Stein
  30. A Bend in the River - V.S. Naipaul
  31. A Dance of Dragons - George R.R. Martin
  32. A Feast for Crows - George R.R. Martin
  33. Virtual War and Magic Death - Neil L. Whitehead
  34. Keeper of Lost Causes - Jussi Adler-Olsen
  35. L'etranger -  Albert Camus
  36. The Post-American World: And the Rise of the Rest - Fareed Zakaria
  37. Through the Language Glass: Why the World Looks Different in Other Languages - Guy Deutscher
  38. Medium Raw - Anthony Bourdain
  39. A Cooks Tour - Anthony Bourdain
  40. The Ayatollah Begs to Differ - Hooman Majd
  41. Kitchen Confidential  -Anthony Bourdain
  42. Good Muslim, Bad Muslim - Mahmood Mamdani
  43. Digital Fortress - Dan Brown
  44. The Hunt for Red October - Tom Clancy
  45. The Ghost of Freedom: A History of the Caucasus - Charles King
  46. The Girl who Kicked the Hornet's Nest - Stieg Larsson
  47. The Girl Who Played with Fire - Stieg Larsson
  48. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo - Stieg Larsson
  49. On Suicide Bombing - Talal Asad
  50. Rebels Without Borders: Transnational Insurgencies in World Politics - Idean Salehyan
  51. Skeletons on the Zahara: A True Story of Survival - Dean Kings
  52. Cutting the Fuse: The Explosion of Suicide Terrorism and How to Stop It - Robert Pape
  53. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? - Mindy Kaling
  54. Knowing the Enemy: Jihadist Ideology and the War on Terror - Mary Habeck
  55. Yemen: Dancing on the Heads of Snakes - Victoria Clark
  56. The Punishment of Virtue: Inside Afghanistan After the Taliban - Sarah Chayes
  57. Destiny Disrupted: The World Through Islamic Eyes - Tamim Ansary
  58. Carbon Democracy - Timothy Mitchell
  59. The Know-It-All: One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World - A.J. Jacobs
  60. Infidel - Ayaan Hirsi Ali
  61. The Twelfth Imam - Joel C. Rosenberg
  62. Persepolis 1 - Marjane Satrapi
  63. Persepolis 2 - Marjane Satrapi
  64. The Lost Symbol - Dan Brown
  65. Inferno - Dan Brown
  66. Your Madness, Not Mine - Juliana Makuchi Nfah-Abbenyi
  67. After the Prophet: The Epic Story of the Shia - Sunni Split in Islam - Lesley Hazelton
  68. Children of Dust - Ali Eteraz
  69. The Taliban Shuffle - Kim Barker
  70. Interpreter of Maladies - Jhumpa Lahiri
  71. War is Boring - David Axe
  72. Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim - David Sedaris
  73. The Help - Kathryn Stockett
  74. Atonement - Ian McEwan
  75. The Book Thief - Markus Zusak
  76. A Storm of Swords - George R.R. Martin
  77. A Clash of Kings - George R.R. Martin
  78. Breakfast at Tiffany's - Truman Capote
  79. Game of Thrones - George R.R. Martin
  80. Tinderbox: How the West Sparked the AIDS Epidemic - Craig Timberg
  81. The Reluctant Fundamentalist - Mohsin Hamid
  82. Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close - Jonathan Safran Foer
  83. Where Men Win Glory - Jon Krakauer
  84. The Omnivores Dilemma - Michael Pollan
  85. The Poisonwood Bible - Barbara Kingsolver
  86. The Hunger Games - Suzanne Collins
  87. Catching Fire - Suzanne Collins
  88. MockingJay Suzanne Collins
  89. Jitterbug Perfume - Tom Collins