What I am reading now (and again)

Things Fall Apart
Chinua Achebe

Young Stalin
Simon Sebag Montefiori

New acquisitions, yet unread                                                            

Favela: Four Decades of Living on the Edge in Rio de Janeiro
Janice Perlman

Some of my favorites

Rio Claro: A Brazilian Plantation System, 1820-1920
Warren Dean

With Broadax and Firebrand: The Destruction of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest
Warren Dean

The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power
Daniel Yergin

Growing Public: Volume 1, The Story: Social Spending and Economic Growth since the Eighteenth Century
Peter H. Lindert

The Chastening
Paul Blustein


Fight Club: A Novel
Chuck Palahniuk