Monday, February 01, 2010

Books of 2010

This post will be a work in progress to catalog the books I finish reading through the year. If I get bored enough I may even try to write mini-reviews. I doubt I will though.

The First Christmas: What the Gospels Really Teach About Jesus's Birth - John Dominic Crosson and Marcus Borg

Y: The Last Man

An Abundant Life: The Memoirs of Hugh B. Brown - Ed Firmage

Logicomix: An Epic Search for Truth

The God Delusion - Richard Dawkins

Benjamin Franklin: An American Life

How to Read Heidegger (How to Read) - Mark Wrathall

The Book of Mormon: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions- Terryl Givens

New Approaches to the Book of Mormon: Explorations in Critical Methodology

The Complete Maus: A Survivor's Tale (No 1)

The Filth

The Last Week: What the Gospels Really Teach About Jesus's Final Days in Jerusalem

Religion and Friendly Fire: Examining Assumptions in Contemporary Philosophy of Religion--The Vonhoff Lectures And Seminars, University Of Groningen, 1999-2000

Understanding the Book of Mormon: A Reader's Guide

Being and Time

Being and Time: A Translation of Sein and Zeit (SUNY series in Contemporary Continental Philosophy)

Being-in-the-World: A Commentary on Heidegger's Being and Time, Division I.

By His Own Hand Upon Papyrus: A New Look at the Joseph Smith Papyri


Quest for the Gold Plates

Hearken, O Ye People: The Historical Setting of Joseph Smith's Ohio Revelations

Bone: The Complete Cartoon Epic in One Volume (Vol 1)

Crime and Punishment

Mormon America - Revised and Updated Edition: The Power and the Promise

Modern Polygamy and Mormon Fundamentalism: The Generations After the Manifesto


The Lost Symbol (Robert Langdon, No. 3)

The Walking Dead, Vol. 1: Days Gone Bye (v. 1)

The Great Brain

More Adventures of the Great Brain

Me and My Little Brain (Great Brain)

Great Brain at the Academy

Body for Life: 12 Weeks to Mental and Physical Strength

The Illustrated Brief History of Time, Updated and Expanded Edition

The Sickness Unto Death: A Christian Psychological Exposition For Upbuilding And Awakening (Kierkegaard's Writings, Vol 19) (v. 19)

Existentialism from Dostoevsky to Sartre (Meridian)

America and the Challenges of Religious Diversity

An Interpretation of Religion: Human Responses to the Transcendent, Second Edition

Salvations: Truth and Difference in Religion (Faith Meets Faith Series)

The Invention of World Religions: Or, How European Universalism Was Preserved in the Language of Pluralism

The New Gospel of Christian Atheism

The Cambridge Companion to Atheism (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy)

After God (Religion and Postmodernism Series)

Religious Pluralism and Civil Society (The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Series)


The Return of the Great Brain

Mormonism in Transition: A History of the Latter-day Saints, 1890-1930

The Fragile Absolute: Or, Why Is the Christian Legacy Worth Fighting For? (Second Edition) (The Essential Zizek)

Modern Mormonism: Myths & Realities


  1. I like this idea, and I may have to follow suit.

  2. I like this idea a lot. I think I will follow suit with something similar.

  3. please bless that you'll pick up A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn.

  4. Whoa. You've read 8 books already this year and it's only February 3rd? Please tell me you started some of them when it was still 2009.

  5. Kel, I started the Franklin bio last year and read the last half of it a couple weeks ago. The rest began this year (three of which I read while flying to and from Florida).


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