Friday, December 30, 2011

Top EverythingHealth Books of 2011

We at EverythingHealth love end of the year lists and we love reading.  Here is our pick for the best read Health (and everything)  books in 2011.  (not in order...all are terrific)
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Skloot
  • Cutting For Stone,  by Abraham Verghese
  • Outliers,  by Malcolm Gladwell
  • The Help,  by Katheryn Stockett
  • The Checklist Manifesto,  by Atul Gawande
  • Middlesex,  by Jeffrey Eugenides
  • The Known World,  by Edward P. Jones
  • Complications,  by Atul Gawande
  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,  by Mark Haddon
  • A Short History of Nearly Everything,   by Bill Bryson
If you have other favorites, let us all know.


Anonymous said...

My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Professional Journey by Jill Bolte Taylor, Ph.D.

This is an excellent book those that have survived a stroke or have family members who are dealing with stroke issues.

Toni Brayer, MD said...

Anon: thanks for this. I have been meaning to read it and will order it right now on my eReader!

The Lit Witch said...

Love the picture on this post! I made it my book photo of the week on The Lit Witch and linked here so everyone could read about your favorite books! Thanks for the great post and happy blogging!