Archives

All posts for the month December, 2011

movies 2011

Published December 27, 2011 by lisaolisa
  1. The Pit (2011)
  2. Crude Independence (2009)
  3. If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front (2011)
  4. Waiting for Superman (2010)
  5. The Trip (2010)
  6. The Clash: Westway to the World (2000)
  7. End of the Century: The Ramones (2004)
  8. Our Idiot Brother (2011)
  9. Titanic (1997)
  10. Super 8 (2011)
  11. Unstoppable (2010)
  12. Dexter: Season 5 (2009)
  13. Page One: Inside the New York Times (2011)
  14. Insidious (2011)
  15. Cyrus (2010)
  16. The Greatest Movie Ever Sold (2011)
  17. Middle Men (2009)
  18. Machete (2010)
  19. The Adjustment Bureau (2011)
  20. Diary of a Lost Girl (1929)
  21. Source Code (2011)
  22. Insidious (2011)
  23. Cedar Rapids (2011)
  24. The American (2010)
  25. Megamind (2010)
  26. Due Date (2010)
  27. Fair Game (2010)
  28. Animal Kingdom (2010)
  29. The King’s Speech (2010)
  30. Inside Job (2010)
  31. Blue Valentine (2010)
  32. The Kids Are All Right (2010)
  33. I Love You Phillip Morris (2009)
  34. Heartless (2009)
  35. Hereafter (2010)
  36. Troubadours (2011)
  37. The Fighter (2010)
  38. Four Lions (2010)
  39. It’s Kind of a Funny Story (2010)
  40. A Film Unfinished (2010)
  41. Get Low (2009)
  42. Conviction (2010)
  43. The Social Network (2010)
  44. Let Me In (2010)
  45. The Town (2010)
  46. Nowhere Boy (2009)
  47. Despicable Me (2010)
  48. Inception (2010)
  49. Party Down: Season 1 (2009)
  50. The Lost Boys: Special Edition (1987)
  51. Unforgotten (1996)
  52. Seoul Train (2005)
  53. Limitless (2011)
  54. I’m a Cyborg, but That’s Ok (2006)
  55. Pearl Jam Twenty (2011)
  56. The Corporation (2003)
  57. George Carlin: Life Is Worth Losing (2005)
  58. Fed Up! (2002)
  59. Food, Inc. (2008)
  60. The Perfect Host (2010)
  61. Into the Arms of Strangers (2007)
  62. Lord, Save Us from Your Followers (2008)
  63. The Yes Men Fix the World (2008)
  64. Forks Over Knives (2011)
  65. Buck (2011)
  66. The Others (2001)
  67. Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop (2011)
  68. Noise (2007)
  69. Last Train Home (2009)
  70. Voices (2007)
  71. Network (1972)
  72. Marwencol (2010)
  73. For the Bible Tells Me So (2007)
  74. 50 Dead Men Walking (2008)
  75. Tarnation (2004)
  76. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
  77. Selling God (2009)
  78. Echo Park (1986)
  79. The Pixar Story (2007)
  80. Easy A (2010)
  81. We Jam Econo: The Story of the Minutemen (2005)
  82. Still Bill (2009)
  83. The Runaways (2010)
  84. Kevin Smith: Too Fat for 40 (2010)
  85. Less Than Zero (1987)
  86. The Parking Lot Movie (2010)
  87. Mystery Science Theater 3000 #2 – The Robot vs. The Aztec Mummy (1959) (1989)
  88. Mystery Science Theater 3000 #211 – First Spaceship on Venus (1959) (1990)
  89. Mystery Science Theater 3000 #301 – Cave Dwellers (1984) (1991)
  90. Mystery Science Theater 3000 #320 – The Unearthly (1957) (1991)
  91. Mystery Science Theater 3000 #407 – The Killer Shrews (1959)  (1992)
  92. Mystery Science Theater 3000 #415 – The Beatniks (1960) (1992)
  93. Mystery Science Theater 3000 #421 – Monster A-Go Go  (1965) (1993)
  94. Mystery Science Theater 3000 #504 – Secret Agent Super Dragon (1966) (1993)
  95. Mystery Science Theater 3000 #506 – Eegah! (1962) (1993)
  96. Mystery Science Theater 3000 #509 – The Girl in Lovers Lane (1960) (1993)
  97. Mystery Science Theater 3000 #621 – The Beast of Yucca Flats (1961) (1995)
Advertisements

garden notes

Published December 22, 2011 by lisaolisa

white fly spray

2 Tbsp. dish soap

2 Tbsp. vegetable oil

1 gallon of water

books history

Published December 22, 2011 by lisaolisa
  1. 13 Steps Down by Ruth Rendell (2005) [2010]
  2. 21 Dog Years: Doing Time @ Amazon.com by Mike Daisey (2002) (nf) [2009]
  3. The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader: Becoming the Person Others Will Want to Follow by John C. Maxwell (nf) [2006]
  4. The 22 Immutable Laws of Branding by Al Ries (nf) [2006]
  5. The 22 Immutable Laws of Marketing by Al Ries (nf) [2006]
  6. 25 Things to Say to the Interviewer to Get the Job You Want: Being Qualified Isn’t Enough by Dexter Hawk (nf) [2005]
  7. 101 Secrets of Highly Effective Speakers: Controlling Fear, Commanding Attention by Caryl Krannich (nf) [2005]
  8. 1776 by David McCullough (2005) (nf) [2008]
  9. A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906 by Simon Winchester [2006]
  10. Against All Enemies: Inside America’s War on Terror by Richard A. Clarke (nf) [2005]
  11. The Age of American Unreason by Susan Jacoby (2008) (nf) [2010]
  12. All He Ever Wanted by Anita Shreve [2005]
  13. American Rust by Philipp Meyer (2009) [2010]
  14. Anatomy of Greed: The Unshredded Truth from an Enron Insider by Brian Cruver (nf) [2006]
  15. Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales by Oliver Sacks (nf) (1996) [2008]
  16. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Presents America (The Book): A Citizen’s Guide to Democracy Inaction by the writers of The Daily Show (nf) [2005]
  17. America’s Secret War: Inside the Hidden Worldwide Struggle between the United States and Its Enemies by George Friedman (nf) [2005]
  18. Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business by Neil Postman (nf) [2005]
  19. The Anglo Files: A Field Guide to the British by Sarah Lyall (2008) (nf) [2010]
  20. Are You There Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea by Chelsea Handler (nf) (2008) [2008]
  21. The areas of my expertise by John Hodgman (nf) (2006) [2009]
  22. The Art of Innovation by Tom Kelley (nf) [2005]
  23. The Art of the Steal by Frank Abagnale (nf) [2005]
  24. The Art of War by Sun Tzu (nf) [2005]
  25. The Art of Woo: Using Strategic Persuasion to Sell Your Ideas by G. Richard Shell and Mario Moussa (nf) (2007) [2008]
  26. Assassination Vacation by Sarah Vowell (nf) [2005]
  27. Attitude Plus Self-Confidence by Keith Harrell (nf) [2005]
  28. Await Your Reply by Dan Chaon (2009) [2010]
  29. Bad Childhood, Good Life: How to Blossom and Thrive in Spite of an Unhappy Childhood by Laura Schlessinger (nf) (2006) [2007]
  30. Bad Money: Reckless Finance, Failed Politics, and the Global Crisis of American Capitalism by Kevin Phillips (nf) (2008) [2009]
  31. Bait and Switch: The (Futile) Pursuit of the American Dream by Barbara Ehrenreich (nf) [2006]
  32. Be a Winner by Zig Ziglar (nf) [2006]
  33. A Beginner’s Guide to Buddhism: A Short Course on This Powerful Eastern Philosophy by Jack Kornfield (nf) [2006]
  34. Be Quiet, Be Heard: The Paradox of Persuasion by Susan R. Glazer, Ph.D., and Peter A. Glaser, Ph.D (nf) (2006) [2008]
  35. Better: A Surgeon’s Notes on Performance by Atul Gawande (nf) (2007) [2008]
  36. Blizzard: The Storm That Changed America by Jim Murphy (nf) [2006]
  37. Big Brands Big Trouble: Lessons Learned the Hard Way by Jack Trout (nf) [2005]
  38. A Big Little Life : A Memoir of a Joyful Dog by Dean Koontz (2009) (nf) [2010]
  39. Blame by Michelle Huneven (2009) [2010]
  40. Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell (nf) [2005]
  41. Booked: the last 150 years told through mug shots by Giacomo Papi (nf) (2006)  [2007]
  42. Born to Kvetch: Yiddish language and culture in all its moods by Michael Wex (nf) (2005) [2008]
  43. Born standing up : a comic’s life / Steve Martin (nf) (2007) [2009]
  44. Brag!: The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn without Blowing It by Peggy Klaus (nf) [2006]
  45. Brain rules : 12 principles for surviving and thriving at work, home, and school by John Medina (nf) (2008) [2009]
  46. A Branded World: Adventures in Public Relations and the Creation of Superbrands by Michael Levine & Lloyd James (nf) [2005]
  47. Bright-Sided : How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America by Barbara Ehrenreich (2009) (nf) [2010]
  48. Bushworld: Enter at Your Own Risk by Maureen Dowd (nf) [2005]
  49. Business Planning: 25 Keys to a Sound Business Plan by Edward E. Williams (nf) [2005]
  50. Can You Keep a Secret? by Sophie Kinsella [2006]
  51. Catch 22 by Joseph Heller
  52. The center cannot hold: my journey through madness by Elyn R. Saks (nf) [2008]
  53. The Cat Who Brought Down the House by Lilian Jackson Braun [2005]
  54. Cheap: The high cost of discount culture by Ellen Ruppel Shell (2009) (nf) [2010]
  55. Child of My Heart by Alice McDermott [2005]
  56. China, Inc.: How the Rise of the Next Superpower Challenges America and the World by Ted C. Fishman (nf) (2006) [2007]
  57. Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed by Jared Diamond (nf) [2006]
  58. Columbine by Dave Dullen (2009) (nf) [2010]
  59. Complications: a surgeon’s notes on an imperfect science by Atul Gawande (nf) (2002) [2008]
  60. Compulsive acts : a psychiatrist’s tales of ritual and obsession by Elias Aboujaoude (nf) (2008) [2008]
  61. Courting Trouble by Lisa Scottoline [2005]
  62. Confessions of an Economic Hitman by John Perkins (nf) [2005]
  63. Confessions of a Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella [2005]
  64. A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906 by Simon Winchester (nf) [2006]
  65. Crash course: the American automobile industry’s road from glory to disaster by Paul Ingrassia (nf) (2010) [2010]
  66. CrazyBusy: Overstretched, Overbooked, and About to Snap! Strategies for Coping in a World Gone ADD by Edward Hallowell (nf) [2006]
  67. The Crisis of Islam : Holy War and Unholy Terror by Bernard Lewis (nf) [2006]
  68. Crucial Confrontations: Tools for Resolving Broken Promises, Violated Expectations, and Bad Behavior by Kerry Patterson (nf) [2006]
  69. Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know by E.D. Hirsch Jr. (nf) [2006]
  70. The culture code: an ingenious way to understand why people around the world buy and live as they do by Clotaire Rapaille (2006) (nf) [2010]
  71. Dare to Prepare: How to Win Before You Begin by Ronald M. Shapiro and Gregory Jordan (nf) (2005) [2008]
  72. Deadly companions : how microbes shaped our history (nf) by Dorothy H. Crawford (2007) [2008]
  73. The deal: a novel of Hollywood by Peter Lefcourt (2002) [2008]
  74. Dear American Airlines by Jonathan Miles (2008) [2009]
  75. Death by Meeting: A Leadership Fable About Solving the Most Painful Problem in Business by Patrick M. Lencioni [2005]
  76. Defending Baltimore Against Enemy Attack: A Boyhood Year During WWII by Charles Osgood (nf) [2006]
  77. The Demon in the Freezer by Richard Preston (nf) (2003) [2007]
  78. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America by Erik Larson (nf) [2006]
  79. Dewey: the small-town library cat who touched the world by Vicki Myron (nf) (2008) [2009]
  80. Differentiate or Die: Survival in Our Era of Killer Competition by Jack Trout & Patrick Cullen (nf) [2005]
  81. Dirty Wow Wow and Other Love Stories: A Tribute to the Threadbare Companions of Childhood by Cheryl Katz and Jeffrey Katz (nf) (2007) [2007]
  82. Dispatches from the Edge: A Memoir of War, Disasters, and Survival by Anderson Cooper (nf) [2006]
  83. The Dogs Who Found Me: What I’ve Learned from Pets Who Were Left Behind by Ken Foster (nf) (2006) [2008]
  84. The Dog Who Loved Too Much: tales, treatments, and the psychology of dogs by Nicholas H.Dodman (nf) (1996) [2008]
  85. Dog years: A memoir by Mark Doty (nf) (2007) [2008]
  86. Don’t Get Too Comfortable: The Indignities of Coach Class, The Torments of Low Thread Count … by David Rakoff (nf) [2006]
  87. Don’t Shoot the Dog! How to Improve Yourself and Others Through Behavioral Training: How to Improve Yourself and Others Through Behavioral Training by Karen Pryor (nf) (1984) [2008]
  88. Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim by David Sedaris (nf) [2005]
  89. Dying to Cross: The Worst Immigrant Tragedy in American History by Jorge Ramos (nf) [2006]
  90. Eat that frog! 21 great ways to stop procrastinating and get more done in less time (nf) (2008) [2009]
  91. Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation by Lynn Truss (2004) [2008]
  92. Emotional Vampires: Dealing with People Who Drain You Dry by Albert J. Bernstein (nf) (2000) [2010]
  93. The End of Overeating by David A. Kessler, MD (nf) (2009) [2009]
  94. Enough About You, Let’s Talk About Me: How to Recognize and Manage the Narcissists in Your Life by Les Carter (2005) (nf) [2010]
  95. Everyman by Philip Roth (2006) 4 hrs., 15 min. [2008]
  96. Eyes of Prey by John Sandford (1991) [2009]
  97. Fat Girl: A True Story by Judith Moore (nf) (2006) [2007]
  98. Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway by Susan Jeffers (nf) [2005]
  99. The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Erik Singer [2005]
  100. Flip the Switch, Lose the Weight: Proven Strategies to Fuel Your Metabolism and Burn Fat 24 Hours a Day by Robert K. Cooper and Leslie L. Cooper (nf) (2007) [2007]
  101. For the Love of a Dog: Understanding Emotion in You and Your Best Friend by Patricia P. McConnell, Ph.D. (nf) (2006) [2008]
  102. A Fractured Mind (My Life with Multiple Personality Disorder) by Robert B Oxnam (nf) [2007]
  103. Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven J. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner (nf) [2005]
  104. From Difficult to Disturbed: Understanding and Managing Dysfunctional Employees by Laurence Miller (nf) (2007) [2008]
  105. F.U.B.A.R.: America’s Right-Wing Nightmare by Sam Seder, Stephen Sherrill (nf) [2006]
  106. Gaining: The Truth About Life After Eating Disorders by Aimee Liu (nf) (2007) [2007]
  107. Get Me Out of Here : My Recovery from Borderline Personality Disorder by Rachel Reiland (nf) (2004) [2009]
  108. Getting the Love You Want: A Guide for Couples by Harville Hendrix (nf) (1988) [2009]
  109. The Ghost Map: The Story of London’s Most Terrifying Epidemic—and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern World by Steven Johnson [2008]
  110. The Gift of Fear by Gavin De Becker (nf) [2006]
  111. God Is Not Great: How Religion ruins everything by Christopher Hitchens (nf) (2007) [2008]
  112. Good in Bed by Jennifer Weiner [2005]
  113. A Good Dog: The Story of Orson, Who Changed My Life by Jon Katz (nf) (2007) [2008]
  114. The Good Soldiers by David Finkel (2009) (nf) [2010]
  115. The Google Story by David Vise (nf) [2006]
  116. Gracefully Insane: The Rise and Fall of America’s Premier Mental Hospital by Alex Beam (nf) (2001) [2009]
  117. Grammar Girl’s Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing by Mignon Fogarty (nf) (2008) [2009]
  118. The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge by David McCullough (1972) [2008]
  119. The Great Influenza: The story of the deadliest pandemic in history by John M.. Barry (nf) (2005)
  120. Guerrilla Negotiating by Jay Levinson (nf) [2005]
  121. Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond (nf) [2006]
  122. “H” Is for Homicide by Sue Grafton (1991) [2010]
  123. Have a new kid by Friday: how to change your child’s attitude, behavior & character in 5 days by Kevin Leman (nf) (2008) [2009]
  124. He’s Just Not That Into You: The No-Excuses Truth to Understanding Guys by Greg Behrendt, Liz Tuccillo (nf) [2005]
  125. The Help by Kathryn Stockett (2009) [2010]
  126. The hidden life of dogs by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas (nf) (1996) [2008]
  127. Hiding the Elephant: How Magicians Invented the Impossible and Learned to Disappear by Jim Steinmeyer (nf) (2004) [2008]
  128. The Highly Sensitive Person: How to Thrive When The World Overwhelms You by Elaine Aron (2007) (nf) [2010]
  129. House of Bush, House of Saud: The Secret Relationship Between the World’s Two Most Powerful Dynasties by Craig Unger (nf) [2005]
  130. House of cards: a tale of hubris and wretched excess on Wall Street by William D. Cohan  (2008) (nf) [2009]
  131. How to Argue and Win Every Time: At Home, At Work, In Court, Everywhere, Everyday by Gerry Spence (nf) [2005]
  132. How to Grow a Backbone: 10 Strategies for Gaining Power and Influence at Work by Susan Marshall & Anna Fields (nf) [2005]
  133. Hubris: The Inside Story of Spin, Scandal, and the Selling of the Iraq War by Michael Isikoff & David Corn (nf) [2006]
  134. How To Make People Like You in 90 Seconds or Less by Nicholas Boothman (nf) [2006]
  135. I Am Charlotte Simmons: A Novel by Tom Wolfe [2006]
  136. I Can Read You Like a Book: How to Spot the Messages and Emotions People are Really Sending with Their Body Language by Hartley and Karinch (2007) [2008]
  137. I Feel Bad About My Neck and other thoughts on being a woman by Nora Ephron (2006) (nf) [2010]
  138. I Have Heard You Calling in the Night by Thomas Healy (nf) (2007) [2008]
  139. I Need Your Love — Is That True? : How to Stop Seeking Love, Approval, and Appreciation and Start Finding Them Instead by Byron Katie (nf) [2006]
  140. I Was Told There’d Be Cake by Sloane Crosley (2008) (nf) [2010]
  141. I’m a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After Twenty Years Away by Bill Bryson (nf) (2000) [2007]
  142. Imperial Bedrooms by Bret Easton Ellis (2010) [2010]
  143. Improvisation, Inc.: Harnessing Spontaneity to Engage People and Groups by Robert Lowe & Edward Lewis (nf) [2005]
  144. In the Line of Fire: How to Handle Tough Questions–When It Counts by Jerry Weissman (nf) [2005]
  145. The Informant: A True Story by Kurt Eichenwald (nf) (2000) [2009]
  146. Inside of a dog: what dogs see, smell, and know by Alexandra Horowitz (2009) (nf) [2010]
  147. Instant Influence: How to Persuade Your: Customers, Coworkers, Employees, Even Your Boss So That Everybody Wins! by Robert B. Cialdini (nf) [2005]
  148. Interior Desecrations: Hideous Homes from the Horrible ’70s by James Lileks (nf) (2005) [2008]
  149. Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer (1997) (nf) [2010]
  150. The Iraq War by John Keegan (nf) (2004) [2007]
  151. Ironweed by William Kennedy
  152. Leadership A to Z: A Guide for the Appropriately Ambitious by James O.Toole & George Guidall (nf) [2005]
  153. Learned Optimism: How to Change Your Mind and Your Life – by Martin Seligman (1998) (nf) [2006]
  154. The Lexus and the Olive Tree by Tom Friedman (nf) [2005]
  155. The Last True Story I’ll Ever Tell: An Accidental Soldier’s Account of the War in Iraq by John Crawford (nf) [2006]
  156. Learned Optimism by Martin Seligman (nf) [2006]
  157. Life Is a Series of Presentations by Tony Jeary (nf) [2005]
  158. The Likeability Factor: How to Boost Your L-Factor & Achieve Your Life’s Dreams by Tim Sanders (nf) [2005]
  159. Little Earthquakes by Jennifer Weiner [2005]
  160. Losing America: Confronting a Reckless and Arrogant Presidency by Robert C. Byrd (nf) [2005]
  161. Love as a way of life: seven keys to transforming every aspect of your life by Gary Chapman (nf) (2008) [2009]
  162. The loved dog: the playful, nonaggressive way to teach your dog good behavior by Tamar Geller (nf) (2007) [2008]
  163. Madam Secretary: A Memoir by Madeleine Albright (nf) [2005]
  164. Magical Thinking: True Stories by Augusten Burroughs [2006]
  165. Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World’s Worst Dog by John Grogan (nf) [2006]
  166. Merle’s Door: Lessons from a Freethinking Dog  by Ted Kerasote (nf) (2007) [2008]
  167. The Mighty and the Almighty: Reflections on America, God, and World Affairs by Madeleine Albright (nf) [2006]
  168. A Mind of Its Own: How Your Brain Distorts and Deceives by Cordelia Fine (nf) [2007]
  169. Microsoft First Generation: The Success Secrets of the Visionaries Who Launched a Technology Empire by Cheryl Tsang (nf) [2005]
  170. Middlemarch by George Eliot (1874) [2009]
  171. Mind Wide Open: Your Brain and the Neuroscience of Everyday Life by Steven Johnson (nf) (2005) [2008]
  172. The Monsters of Templeton by Lauren Groff (2008) [2010]
  173. The Most They Ever Had by Rick Bragg (2009) (nf) [2010]
  174. My Forbidden Face: Growing Up Under the Taliban: A Young Woman’s Story by Latifa (nf) [2005]
  175. My Horizontal Life : A Collection of One-Night Stands by Chelsea Handler (2005) (nf) [2010]
  176. My Lobotomy by Howard Dully and Charles Fleming (2007) [2008]
  177. My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist’s Personal Journey by Jill Bolte Taylor, Ph.D.  (2008) (nf) [2009]
  178. Nail the Job Interview! 101 Dynamite Answers to Interview Questions by Caryl Rae Krannich (nf) [2005]
  179. Negotiating Genius: How to Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Brilliant Results at the Bargaining Table and Beyond by Deepak Malhotra and Max H. Bazerman (nf) (2007) [2007]
  180. Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office: 101 Unconscious Mistakes Women Make That Sabotage Their Careers by Lois P. Frankel (nf) (2004) [2006]
  181. Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich (nf) [2005]
  182. Night by Elie Wiesel (nf) [2006]
  183. The nine: inside the secret world of the Supreme Court by Jeffrey Toobin (nf) (2007) [2009]
  184. No God But God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam by Reza Aslan (nf) (2005) [2007]
  185. Nonviolent Communication by Marshall Rosenberg (nf) [2005]
  186. The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks [2005]
  187. Official Bookclub Selection by Kathy Griffen (2009) (nf) [2010]
  188. The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan (nf) (2006) [2007]
  189. On Bullshit by Harry G. Frankfurt (nf) (2005) [2007]
  190. 101 Secrets of Highly Effective Speakers: Controlling Fear, Commanding Attention by Caryl Krannich (nf) [2005]
  191. The One Percent Doctrine: Deep Inside America’s Pursuit of Its Enemies Since 9/11 by Ron Suskind (nf) (2006) [2007]
  192. The One Thing You Need To Know: About Great Managing, Great Leading, and Sustained Individual Success by Marcus Buckingham (nf) [2005]
  193. The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea by Sebastian Junger (2007) (nf) [2010]
  194. Planet India: How the Fastest-Growing Democracy Is Transforming America and the World by Mira Kamdar (nf) (2007) [2007]
  195. The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work by Alain De Botton (2009) [2009]
  196. Pontoon by Garrison Keillor (2007) [2010]
  197. A portrait of the artist as a young man by James Joyce [2008]
  198. Positioning: The Battle for Your Mind by Al Ries (nf) (1985) [2006]
  199. Possible Side Effects by Augusten Burroughs (humor) (2004) [2008]
  200. The Power of Resilience by Robert Brooks (nf) (2003) [2006]
  201. Proust and the squid: the story and science of the reading brain by Maryanne Wolf (nf) (2008) [2009]
  202. The Psychology of Self-esteem – How to Reach Your Potential At Work and At Home by Julie White (nf) (1991) [2008]
  203. The Psychology of Selling by Brian Tracy (nf) [2005]
  204. Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and Other Realities of Adolescence by Rosalind Wiseman (nf) (2003) [2008]
  205. Ready for Anything by David Allen (nf) [2005]
  206. The Real Festivus by Daniel O’Keefe (nf) (2005) [2006]
  207. A Reliable Wife by: Robert Goolrick (2009) [2010]
  208. Rescuing Sprite: A Dog Lover’s Story of Joy and Anguish by Mark R. Levin (nf) (2007) [2008]
  209. Rock On by Dan Kennedy (nf) (2008) [2009]
  210. Role Models by John Waters (2010) (nf) [2010]
  211. The Rottweiler: A Novel by Ruth Rendell [2005]
  212. Rules for Renegades: How to Make More Money, Rock Your Career, and Revel in Your Individuality by Christine Comaford-Lynch (nf) [2007]
  213. Running with Scissors by Augusten Burroughs (nf) [2005]
  214. Sales & Marketing: 25 Keys to Selling Your Products by Michael Kamins (nf) [2005]
  215. Samaritan by Richard Price [2005]
  216. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd [2005]
  217. Scurvy: How a Surgeon, a Mariner, and a Gentlemen Solved the Greatest Medical Mystery of the Age of Sail by Stephen Bown ( nf) [2007]
  218. Shopportunity!: How to Be a Retail Revolutionary by Kate Newlin (nf) (2006)
  219. Shoptimism: Why the American Consumer Will Keep on Buying No Matter What by Lee Eisenberg (2009) (nf) [2010]
  220. A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson (nf) (2003) [2007]
  221. The Slave Ship: A Human History by Marcus Rediker (nf) [2008]
  222. Snoop : What Your Stuff Says About You by Sam Gosling (2009) (nf) [2010]
  223. Social Intelligence: The New Science of Human Relationships by Daniel Goleman (nf) (2006) [2007]
  224. Soft Sell: The New Art of Selling, Self-Empowerment, and Persuasion by Tim Connor (nf) [2005]
  225. Sometimes I Act Crazy : Living with Borderline Personality Disorder by Hal Straus, Jerold J. Kreisman M.D. (nf) (2006) [2008]
  226. A Spot of Bother (2007) [2008]
  227. The Stand by Stephen King
  228. Stein on Writing: A Master Editor of Some of the Most Successful Writers of Our Century Shares His Craft Techniques & Strategies by Sol Stein (nf) (1995) [2006]
  229. Stick: Great Moments in Art, History, Film, and More… by Jeffrey Metzner (nf) (2006) [2006]
  230. Stiff: the curious lives of human cadavers by Mary Roach (nf (2003) 8 hr. 4 min. [2008]
  231. The Story of Stuff: How Our Obsession with Stuff Is Trashing the Planet, Our Communities, and Our Health-and a Vision for Changeby by Annie Leonard (2010) (nf) [2010]
  232. Stumbling On Happiness by Daniel Gilbert (nf) (2006) [2007]
  233. Sway: The Irresistible Pull of Irrational Behavior by Ori Brafman, Rom Brafman (nf) (2008) [2009] Switching Time: A Doctor’s Harrowing Story of Treating a Woman with 17 Personalities by Richard Baer (nf) (2007) [2008]
  234. Switching Time: A Doctor’s Harrowing Story of Treating a Woman with 17 Personalities by Richard Baer (nf) (2007) [2008]
  235. Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo (2003) [2009]
  236. Talk Your Way to the Top: How to Address Any Audience Like Your Career Depends On It by Kevin Daley (nf) (2003) [2006]
  237. The Tattooed Girl by Joyce Carol Oates (2003) [2008]
  238. Teacher Man: A Memoir by Frank McCourt (2005) [2008]
  239. Team of Rivals (nf) (2005) [2008]
  240. The Teapot Dome Scandal: how big oil bought the Harding White House and tried to steal the country by Laton McCartney (nf) (2008) [2009]
  241. Tell me where it hurts: a day of humor, healing and hope in my life as an animal surgeon (nf) (2008) by Nick Trout [2008]
  242. Testosterone, Inc.: Tales of CEOs Gone Wild by Christopher Byron (nf) [2005]
  243. That’s Not What I Meant by Deborah Tannen (nf) (1992) [2006]
  244. This Is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper (2009) [2010]
  245. This Just In: What I Couldn’t Tell You on TV by Bob Schieffer (nf) [2005]
  246. Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System–and Themselves by Andrew Ross Sorkin (2009) (nf) [2010]
  247. Trapped in the Mirror: Adult Children of Narcissists in Their Struggle for Self by Elan Golomb (1992) (nf) [2010]
  248. Travels With Charley by John Steinbeck (1962) (nf) [2010]
  249. A Treasury of Deception by Michael Farquhar (nf) (2005) [2006]
  250. A Treasury of Great American Scandals: Tantalizing True Tales of Historic Misbehavior by the Founding Fathers and Others Who Let Freedom Swing by Michael Farquhar (nf) [2005]
  251. Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer (nf) (2003) [2008]
  252. Understanding Islam by Thomas W. Lippman (nf) (1995) [2006]
  253. An unquiet mind by Kay Redfield Jamison (nf) [2008]
  254. unSpun: Finding Facts in a World of Disinformation by Brooks Jackson & Kathleen Hall Jamieson (nf) (2007) [2007]
  255. Up till now: the autobiography by William Shatner (nf) (2008) [2009]
  256. Use What You’ve Got, and Other Business Lessons I Learned from My Mom by Barbara Corcoran, Bruce Littlefield (nf) (2003) [2005]
  257. Visions in Death by JD Robb [2005]
  258. Visions of Sugar Plums (A Stephanie Plum Novel) by Janet Evanovich (nf) [2005]
  259. Voluntary Madness: My Year Lost and Found in the Loony Bin by Norah Vincent (nf) (2008) [2009]
  260. A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks [2005]
  261. Walking in Circles Before Lying Down by Merrill Markoe (2007) [2008]
  262. The Wal-Mart Effect: How the World’s Most Powerful Company Really Works–and How It’s Transforming the American Economy by Charles Fishman (nf) (2006) [2006]
  263. What Happy Women Know: How New Findings in Positive Psychology Can Change Women’s Lives for the Better by Dan Baker, Cathy Greenberg, and Ina Yalof (2007) [2007]
  264. What Shamu Taught Me about Life, Love, and Marriage : Lessons for People from Animals and Their Trainers by Amy Sutherland, Hillary Huber (nf) (2008) [2009]
  265. When You Are Engulfed in Flames by David Sedaris(2008) (nf) [2010]
  266. Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman by Jon Krakauer (2008) (nf) [2010]
  267. Why Do I Keep Doing That? Why Do I Keep Doing That?: Breaking the Negative Patterns in Your Life (nf) (2007) [2007]
  268. Will I Ever Be Good Enough?: Healing the Daughters of Narcissistic Mothers by Karyl McBride (nf) (2008) [2009]
  269. Winter’s Tale by Mark Helprin (1983) [2010]
  270. Words That Work: It’s Not What You Say, It’s What People Hear by Frank Luntz (nf) (2006) [2007]
  271. The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century by Thomas L. Friedman (nf) [2005]
  272. Worse Than Watergate: The Secret Presidency of George W. Bush by John W. Dean (nf) [2005]
  273. The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl by Timothy Egan (nf) (2005) [2008]
  274. The Wrecking Crew: How Conservatives Ruined Government, Enriched Themselves, and Beggared the Nation by Thomas Frank (2009) (nf) [2010]
  275. You Remind Me of Me by Dan Chaon (2005) [2010]
  276. Your Government Failed You by Richard A. Clarke (2008) [2009]
  277. Your Marketing Sucks by Mark Stevens (nf) [2005]
  278. Your Movie Sucks by Roger Ebert (nf) (2007) [2008]
  279. Zeitoun by Dave Eggers (2009) [2010]

books 2011

Published December 22, 2011 by lisaolisa
  1. A Colossal Failure of Common Sense: The Inside Story of the Collapse of Lehman Brothers by Lawrence G. McDonald (2009) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  2. A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan (2010) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  3. Blackwater: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army by Jeremy Scahill (2008) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  4. Bossypants by Tina Fey (2011) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  5. Brandwashed: Tricks Companies Use to Manipulate Our Minds and Persuade Us to Buy by Martin Lindstrom (2011) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  6. Conservatives Without Conscience by John Dean (2007) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  7. Dog Days: Dispatches from Bedlam Farm by Jon Katz (2007) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  8. Great and Desperate Cures: The Rise and Decline of Psychosurgery and Other Radical Treatments for Mental Illness by Elliot S. Valenstein (1986) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  9. I Hate You, Don’t Leave Me: Understanding the Borderline Personality by Jerold J. Kreisman (2010/1989) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  10. I.O.U.: Why Everyone Owes Everyone and No One Can Pay by John Lanchester (2010) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  11. Living in the Dead Zone: Janis Joplin and Jim Morrison: Understanding Borderline Personality Disorders by Gerald A. Faris, Ralph M. Faris (2001) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  12. Madness: A Bipolar Life by Marya Hornbacher (2008) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  13. One-Way Ticket to Kansas: Caring About Someone with Borderline Personality Disorder and Finding a Healthy You by Ozzie Tinman (2005) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  14. Ordinary Thunderstorms by William Boyd (2010) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  15. Origin by Diana Abu-Jaber (2007) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  16. Polio: An American Story by David M. Oshinsky (2005) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  17. Queen and I by Sue Townsend (1992) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  18. She’s Come Undone by Wally Lamb (1997) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  19. Soul of a Dog: Reflections on the Spirits of the Animals of Bedlam Farm by Jon Katz (2009) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  20. The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein (2008) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  21. The Death of Conservatism by Sam Tanenhaus (2009) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  22. The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements by Sam Kean (2010) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  23. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot (2010) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  24. The lives they left behind: suitcases from a state hospital attic by Darby Penney and Peter Stastny (2008) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  25. The Lonely Polygamist by Brady Udall (2010) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  26. The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins (1859) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  27. Understanding the Borderline Mother: Helping Her Children Transcend the Intense, Unpredictable, and Volatile Relationship by Christine Ann Lawson (2002) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  28. Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell (2011) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  29. Why Evolution Is True by Jerry Coyne (2010) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]
  30. You Can Read Anyone: Never Be Fooled, Lied to, or Taken Advantage of Again by David J. Lieberman (2007) (nf) (on goodreads.com) [2011]