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Watched/Read in 2012

by Mike Grande
I’ll watch pretty much anything. A sucker for explosions, shooting, and movies under an hour forty five In the midst of a project I began 3 years ago to read at least one biography of every American President Through three years I read from Washington to Truman with breaks every two books or so to read something different: Harry Potter, Chabon, Palahniuk, Hunger Games, Nersian, Confederacy of Dunces, etc. January 2012: A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan January 2012: The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson January 2012: The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien January 2012: Eisenhower: Soldier & President by Stephen E. Ambrose February… Read more

I’ll watch pretty much anything.
A sucker for explosions, shooting, and movies under an hour forty five

In the midst of a project I began 3 years ago to read at least one biography of every American President
Through three years I read from Washington to Truman with breaks every two books or so to read something different: Harry Potter, Chabon, Palahniuk, Hunger Games, Nersian, Confederacy of Dunces, etc.

January 2012: A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
January 2012: The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
January 2012: The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
January 2012: Eisenhower: Soldier & President by Stephen E. Ambrose
February 2012: An Unfinished Life: John F. Kennedy 1917-1963 by Robert Dallek
March 2012: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
March 2012: Lyndon B. Johnson: Portrait of a President by Robert Dallek
April 2012: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
April 2012: Richard M. Nixon: A Life in Full by Conrad Black (Not finished)
May 2012: The Wind Through the Keyhole by Stephen King
May 2012: The Arrogance of Power (The Secret World of Richard Nixon) by Anthony Summers
June 2012: Richard M. Nixon: An American Enigma by Herbert S. Parmet
June 2012: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
June 2012: Time and Chance: Gerald Ford’s Appointment with History by James Cannon
July 2012: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon
July 2012: The Presidency of Gerald R. Ford by John Robert Greene
July 2012: The Presidency of James Earl Carter Jr. by Burton Ira Kaufman
August 2012: Geek Love by Katherine Dunn
August 2012: President Reagan: The Triumph of Imagination by Richard Reeves
September 2012: Telegraph Avenue by Michael Chabon
October 2012: Heat by Bill Buford
November 2012: The Civil War: A Narrative. Vol 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville by Shelby Foote
December 2012: The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien
December 2012: The Civil War: A Narrative. Vol 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville by Shelby Foote

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