Current Events Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. The Glass Castle (Platinum Readers Circle (Center Point))
    1. The Glass Castle (Platinum Readers Circle (Center Point)) by Jeannette Walls Published: September 1, 2009 Score: 99.86
  2. Same Kind of Different As Me (Thorndike Inspirational)
    2. Same Kind of Different As Me (Thorndike Inspirational) by Ron Hall and Denver Moore Published: April 16, 2010 Score: 33.48
  3. Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America
    3. Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich Published: June 24, 2008 Score: 13.84
  4. Angels & Demons
    4. Angels & Demons by Dan Brown Score: 9.98
  5. Transfer of Power
    5. Transfer of Power by Vince Flynn and Daniel Oreskes Published: May 4, 2007 Score: 6.48
  6. SEAL Target Geronimo: The Inside Story of the Mission to Kill Osama bin Laden
    6. SEAL Target Geronimo: The Inside Story of the Mission to Kill Osama bin Laden by Chuck Pfarrer Published: November 8, 2011 Score: 5.86
  7. Zeitoun (Vintage)
    7. Zeitoun (Vintage) by Dave Eggers Published: June 15, 2010 Score: 5.58
  8. Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
    8. Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn Published: September 10, 2009 Score: 5.3
  9. Culture of Corruption: Obama and His Team of Tax Cheats, Crooks, and Cronies
    9. Culture of Corruption: Obama and His Team of Tax Cheats, Crooks, and Cronies by Michelle Malkin Published: August 9, 2010 Score: 4.65
  10. Demonic: How the Liberal Mob Is Endangering America
    10. Demonic: How the Liberal Mob Is Endangering America by Ann Coulter Published: June 7, 2011 Score: 4.29
  11. Up from Slavery - An Autobiography
    11. Up from Slavery - An Autobiography by Booker T. Washington Published: March 6, 2009 Score: 4.16
  12. Codependent No More: How to Stop Controlling Others and Start Caring for Yourself
    12. Codependent No More: How to Stop Controlling Others and Start Caring for Yourself by Melody Beattie Published: September 1, 2001 Score: 4.13
  13. The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream
    13. The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream by Barack Obama Published: October 17, 2006 Score: 3.88
  14. Thunder Dog: The True Story of a Blind Man, His Guide Dog, and the Triumph of Trust at Ground Zero
    14. Thunder Dog: The True Story of a Blind Man, His Guide Dog, and the Triumph of Trust at Ground Zero by Michael Hingson, Larry King and Susy Flory Published: August 2, 2011 Score: 3.84
  15. The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
    15. The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism by Naomi Klein Published: September 18, 2007 Score: 3.44
  16. Echo Park
    16. Echo Park by Michael Connelly and Len Cariou Published: September 22, 2006 Score: 3.28
  17. Confessions of an Economic Hit Man
    17. Confessions of an Economic Hit Man by John Perkins Published: December 27, 2005 Score: 3.09
  18. Griftopia: A Story of Bankers, Politicians, and the Most Audacious Power Grab in American History
    18. Griftopia: A Story of Bankers, Politicians, and the Most Audacious Power Grab in American History by Matt Taibbi Published: September 6, 2011 Score: 3.03
  19. Letter to a Christian Nation
    19. Letter to a Christian Nation by Sam Harris Published: September 19, 2006 Score: 2.91
  20. Consent to Kill
    20. Consent to Kill by Vince Flynn and George Guidall Published: October 5, 2005 Score: 2.9
  21. Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters: 10 Secrets Every Father Should Know
    21. Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters: 10 Secrets Every Father Should Know by Margaret J. Meeker Published: September 30, 2006 Score: 2.81
  22. Nothing to Envy
    22. Nothing to Envy by Barbara Demick Score: 2.42
  23. Black Hawk Down: A Story Of Modern War
    23. Black Hawk Down: A Story Of Modern War by Mark Bowden and Joe Morton Published: April 1, 2001 Score: 2.31
  24. Son of Hamas: A Gripping Account of Terror, Betrayal, Political Intrigue, and Unthinkable Choices
    24. Son of Hamas: A Gripping Account of Terror, Betrayal, Political Intrigue, and Unthinkable Choices by Mosab Hassan Yousef and Ron Brackin Published: February 24, 2011 Score: 2.04
  25. The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11
    25. The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 by Lawrence Wright Published: August 21, 2007 Score: 1.97

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