Merry Christmas, everyone. I hope all of you have a splendid holiday.
I've mentioned many of the books I finished in 2007 on the blog, but some grown-up titles I look forward reading to are
The Art of Simple Food, by Alice Waters
The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century, by Alex Ross
Proust and the Squid: The Story and Science of the Reading Brain, by Maryanne Wolf
Fire to Fire: New and Selected Poems, by Mark Doty (April 2008)
The Canon: A Whirligig Tour of the Beautiful Basics of Science, by Natalie Angier