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1. THE FINAL MOVE BEYOND IRAQ

by Mike Evans

Frontline

The author says America should act decisively in confronting radical Islam and restricting Iran's nuclear plans.


2. EAT, PRAY, LOVE

by Elizabeth Gilbert

Penguin Books

A writer's yearlong journey in search of self takes her to Italy, India and Indonesia.


3. THE GLASS CASTLE

by Jeannette Walls

Scribner

The author recalls a bizarre childhood during which she and her siblings were constantly moved.


4. BLINK

by Malcolm Gladwell

Back Bay

The author of The Tipping Point explores the importance of hunch and instinct to the workings of the mind.


5. 90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN

by Don Piper with Cecil Murphey

Revell

A minister describes the otherworldly experience he had after a car accident.


6. THE TIPPING POINT

by Malcolm Gladwell

Back Bay/Little, Brown

A journalist's study of social epidemics, also known as fads.


7. STUMBLING ON HAPPINESS

by Daniel Gilbert

Vintage

A Harvard professor explores why people can't predict what will make them happy.


8. NIGHT

by Elie Wiesel

Hill & Wang

A new translation of an account of the horrors of Auschwitz and Buchenwald.


9. THE MEASURE OF A MAN

by Sidney Poitier

HarperSanFrancisco

The movie actor's spiritual autobiography.


10. THREE CUPS OF TEA

by Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin

Penguin Books

A former mountain climber builds schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan.


11. MAYFLOWER

by Nathaniel Philbrick

Penguin Books

How America began, from the author of In the Heart of the Sea.


12. THE YEAR OF MAGICAL THINKING

by Joan Didion

Vintage

The author's attempt to come to terms with the death of her husband and the grave illness of their only daughter.

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