Summer Reading…

So I’m almost finished *reading* Eat, Pray, Love and am trying to come up with an idea for my next summer reading book. I came across this list on my computer and thought I’d share it. Enjoy the Dog Days with a good book!

Johnathan Livingston Seagull, Richard Bach
Wisdom of Our Fathers, Joe Kita
Message from Garcia, Charles Patrick Garcia
Slay the Dragon – Free the Genie, Bennett A. Neiman, Ph. D.
Touch the Top of the World, Erik Weihenmayer
Seven Years in Tibet, Heinrich Harrer
The Strange Last Voyage of Donald Crowhurst, Nicholas Tomalin et al.
Maiden Voyages: Writings of Women Travellers, Mary Morris, editor
To a God Unknown, John Steinbeck
Walden, or Life in the Woods, Henry David Thoreau
Nature, Ralph Waldo Emerson
The Adversity Advantage, Dr. Paul Stoltz and Erik Weihenmayer (incl. good stuff by ME, too)
Running and Being: The Total Experience, George Sheehan
Moby Dick, or The Whale, Herman Melville
Profiles in Courage, John Fitzgerald Kennedy
How to Shit in the Woods: An Environmentally Sound Approach to a Lost Art, Kathleen Meyer
The Sun Also Rises, Ernest Hemingway
The Values of the Game, Sen. Bill Bradley
In A Sunburned Country, Bill Bryson
No Pity, Joseph P. Shapiro
Who Moved My Cheese, Spencer Johnson, M.D.
The Living and the Dead, Paul Hendrickson
Tuesdays With Morrie, Mitch Albom
Leading with the Heart, Mike Krzyzewski
Black Bird Fly Away, Hugh Gregory Gallagher
The Book of Virtues, William Bennett
The Amateurs, David Halberstam
Skackelton’s Way, Margot Morrell and Stephanie Capparell
The Immortal Class, Travis Hugh Culley
The Art of War, Sun Tzu
Who’s Your Caddy? Rick Reilly
Beyond Good and Evil, Friedrich Nietzsche
Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand
The Best and the Brightest, David Halberstam
Oh, The Places You’ll Go, Dr. Seuss
On the Road, Jack Kerouac
Nothing is Impossible, Christopher Reeve
A Short Guide to a Happy Life, Tony Brown
Cape Cod, Henry David Thoreau
When Bad Things Happen to Good People, Rabbi Harold S. Kushner
Zigzag Street, Bachelor Kisses, Perfect Skin, Two to Go, Nick Earls (an Australian author)
Moving Violations, John Hockenberry
If You Fall, Karen Darke
Once a Runner, John Parker

Care to share some of your favorites?