Books I've Read!

  • Bad Samaritans: Rich Nations, Poor Politics and the Threat to the Developing World, Ha-Joon Chang (***** May 2013 #11)
  • Paul: A Very Short Introduction, E. P. Sanders (**** April 2013 #10)
  • Religion Explained, Pascal Boyer (***** April 2013 #9)
  • Beyond Culture, Edward Hall (***** Apr 2013 #8)
  • The Silent Language, Edward Hall (**** Mar 2013 #7)
  • Invitation to Jesus's Life, Jon Johnson (**** Mar 2013 #6)
  • Globalization: A Very Short Introduction, Manfred Steger (***** Mar 2013 #5)
  • Who You Are When No One's Looking, Bill Hybels (**** Mar 2013 #4)
  • Runaway World: how globalisation is reshaping our lives, Anthoy Giddens (**** Feb 2013 #3)
  • Intercultural Interaction: a multidisciplinary approach to intercultural communication, Helen Spencer-Oatey and Peter Franklin (**** Feb 2013 #2)
  • Riding the Waves of Culture: Understanding Cultural Diversity in Business, Fons Trompenaars and Charles Hampden-Turner (***** Jan 2013 #1)
  • The United States Constitution (*** Dec 2012 #32)
  • The Canadian - A guidebook for what to expect when you are Canadian, Tim Wheatley (** Dec 2012 #31)
  • The Effective Business Email Writing Formula in 7 Easy Steps, Alain Greaves (*** Dec 2012 #30)
  • Culture from the Inside Out: Travel and Meet Yourself, Alan Cornes (**** Dec 2012 #29)
  • Intercultural Communication, a Critical Introduction, Ingrid Piller (***** Dec 2012 #28)
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen R. Covey (***** Nov 2012 #27)
    23 Things They Don't Tell You about Capitalism, Ha-Joon Chang (***** Nov 2012 #26)
  • Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle, Daniel L. Everett (***** Nov 2012 #25)
  • What is History?, E. H. Carr (***** Oct 2012 #24)
  • Effective Communication in the Performance Appraisal Interview: Face-To-Face Communication for Public Managers in the Culturally Diverse Workplace, John F. Kikoski (**** Oct 2012 #23)
  • Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals, Immanuel Kant (**** Oct 2012 #22)
  • Are There Cultural Differences in Learning Style?, David A. Kolb (*** Oct 2012 #21)
  • The Anarchical Society, A Study of Order in World Politics, Hedley Bull (**** Oct 2012 #20)
  • Managing People Across Cultures, Fons Trompenaars and Charles Hampden-Turner (***** Sep 2012 #19)
  • The Twenty Years' Crisis 1919-1939, E. H. Carr (***** Sep 2012 #18)
  • Interlanguage Pragmatics, Gabriele Kasper and Shoshana Blum-Kulka (***** Sep 2012 #17)
  • The Psychology of Culture Shock, Colleen Ward, Stephen Bochner, and Adrian Furnham (***** Sep 2012 #16)
  • Reconciliation and Peace Economics in Cyprus, Kate Flynn et al (**** Aug 2012 #15)
  • Theories of International Relations, Scott Burchill, Andrew Linklater, et al (**** Aug 2012 #14)
  • Cultures and Organizations, Software of the Mind, Intercultural Cooperation and Its Importance for Survival, Geert Hofstede and Gert Jan Hofstede (***** Aug 2012 #13)
  • Pragmatics, George Yule (***** Jul 2012 #12)
  • The Cultural Dimension of International Business, Gary P. Ferraro (***** Jul 2012 #11)
  • Figuring Foreigners Out, Craig Storti (*** Jul 2012 #10)
  • Chocolat, Joane Harris (*****)
  • The Art of Coming Home, Craig Storti (****Jun 2012 #9)
    Management and Organisational Behaviour, Laurie J. Mullins (****May 2012 #7)
  • Culturally Speaking, Managing Rapport Through Talk Across Cultures, Helen Spencer-Oatey (*****Jun 2012 #6)
  • The Art of Crossing Cultures, Craig Storti (****Jun 2012 #5)
  • Cross-Cultural Dialogues, 74 brief encounters with cultural differences, Craig Storti (****Jun 2012 #4)

Barnga - A Simulation Game on Cultural Clashes, Sivasailam Thiagarajan (****Jun 2012 #3)



Management Teams- Why They Succeed or Fail, R. Meredith Belbin (*****Mar2012 #2)
  • Lone Star, Catherine Palmer (**Jan 2012 #1)


  • Angel in the Attic, Catherine Palmer
  • (***Dec 2011 #42) 
  • Celebration of Discipline, Richard J. Foster (*****Dec 2011 #41)
  • The Pilgrimage, Paulo Coelho (*****Dec 2011 #40)
  • Read This Before Our Next Meeting, Al Pittampalli (***Nov 2011 #39)

  •  Where is God When it Hurts?, Philip Yancey (*****Nov 2011 #38)
  • Concerning Christian Liberty, Martin Luther (**Nov 2011 #37)
  • Men of the Bible, Dwight Lyman Moody (*****Nov 2011 #36)
  • The Spirit of the Disciplines, Dallas Willard (*****Nov 2011 #35)
  • Veronika Decides to Die, Paulo Coelho (*****Oct 2011 #34)
  • The Act of Marriage: The Beauty of Sexual Love, Tim LaHaye (*****Oct 2011 #33)
  • Stress-proof your Life, Elisabeth Wilson (*****Oct 2011 #32)
  • Self-Development and the Way to Power, L. W. Rogers (**Sep 2011 #31)
  • How to Live on 24 Hours a Day, Arnold Bennett (***Sep 2011 #30)
  • The Great Stone Face, Nathaniel Hawthorn (***Sep 2011 #29)
  • A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens (***Aug 2011 #28)
  • A Murder is Announced, Agatha Christie (***)
  • Axiom, Bill Hybels (*****)
  • Animal Farm, George Orwell (*****)
  • Ali Baba and the Forty Robbers, Arabian Nights (**Aug 2011 #23)
  • After the Funeral, Agatha Christie
  • Boost Your Memory, Darren Bridger (***Aug 2011 #21)
  • Boundaries, Henry Cloud and John Townsend (*****)
  • Break No Bones, Cathy Reichs
  • Civil Disobedience, Henry David Thoreau (**Aug 2011 #22)
  • Excellence in Leadership, John White
  • Guidance and the Voice of God (***)
  • Great Expectations, Charles Dickens
  • His 'n Hers, Mike Gayle (****)
  • How to Win Friends and Influence People, Dale Carnegie (*****)
  • Humility and Absolute Surrender, Andrew Murray (***)
  • Jabez' Prayer
  • Life Strategies, Dr. Phil MacGraw (****)
  • Love Minus Zero
  • Mr. God This is Anna (*****)
  • One Two Buckle My Shoe, Agatha Christie
  • Peril at The End House, Agathe Christie
  • Reclaiming Friendship
  • Rip Van Winkle, Washington Irving (**Aug 2011 #24)
  • Secret Adversary, Agatha Christie (*** Aug 2011 #20)
  • Thanks for Nothing, Jack Dee (***)
  • The Alchemist, Paolo Coelho (****)
  • The Bottle Imp
  • The Devil and Miss Prim, Paolo Coelho (***)
  • The Divine Conspiracy, Dallas Willard (*****)
  • The Runaway Jury, John Grisham
  • The Gold Bug, Edgar Allan Poe (***Aug 2011 #25)
  • The A.B.C Murders, Agatha Christie (***)
  • They Do it With Mirrors, Agatha Christie (***)
  • The Moving Finger, Agatha Christie (***)
  • The Partner, John Grisham
  • The Innocent Man, John Grisham
  • The Historian, Elizabeth Kostova (**** Dec 2009, #42)
  • The Winning Attitude, John Maxwell (*****)
  • The Leader's Motivation, Bob Gordon
  • The Shack, William Young(*****)
  • The Four Love Languages, Gary Chapman (****)
  • The Great Omission, Dallas Willard (****)
  • The God I Don't Understand (****)
  • The Mysterious Affairs at Style, Agatha Christie (****)
  • The Power of a Whisper, Bill Hybels (****)
  • The Screwtape Letters, C.S. Lewis (****)
  • The Secrets of the Vine
  • The Zahir, Paolo Coelho (*****)
  • The Christmas Connection, J. John (Dec 2010, #52)
  • Turning Thirty, Mike Gayle (****)
  • Wild at Heart, John Eldridge (*****)
  • Will God Heal Me?, Ronald Dunn (***)
  • Wish You Were Here, Mike Gayle (****)
  •  أرز باللبن لشخصين (***)
  • الأعمال الكاملة لصلاح جاهين (*****)
  • الإساءة إلى الأطفال, د أوسم وصفي (***)
  • الروحانية والتعافي , د أوسم وصفي (****)
  • تاكسي, خالد الخميسي (***)
  • جر ناعم, عمر طاهر
  • حجرتان وصالة, إبراهيم أصلان (****)
  • خارطة الحب, أهداف سويف (****)
  • رجل تحت الصفر, مصطفى محمود (-)
  • سكان مصر الأصليون, بلال فضل (***)
  • شاهد للنور (***)
  • شفاء الحب, د أوسم وصفي (****)
  • شكلها باظت, عمر طاهر (***)
  • عزازيل, يوسف زيدان (***)
  • عمارة يعقوبيان, علاء الأسواني (***)
  • كابتن مصر, عمر طاهر (**)
  • كتاب مالوش اسم, أحمد العسيلي (-)
  • ليك شوق في حاجة؟ (-)
  • ما فعله العيان بالميت, بلال فضل (***)
  • مهارات الحياة, د أوسم وصفي (*****)
  • مهارات المشورة, د أوسم وصفي (***)
  • نيران صديقة, علاء الأسواني (****)
  • من الفصح إلي المظال, سامح نجيب
  • صحة العلاقات, د أوسم وصفي (***)
  • الصورة الذاتية, د أوسم وصفي (***)
  • العلاقات, د أوسم وصفي (***)
  • شغل مخك في عصر الخراقات والأكاذيب, جوش ماكدويل
  • القلب الواعي, د أوسم وصفي (**)
  • شخصي جدا, د أوسم وصفي
  • وقوف متكرر, محمد صلاح العزب (****)
  • إسطاسية, خيري شلبي (***)
  • قالوا لي بتحب مصر, تميم البرغوثي (*****)
  • شجاعة القيادة, بيل هايبلز 
  • الفنون الأربعة, سمير فرنسيس
  • شبيبة متمردة
  • زينة الحياة, أهداف سويف (****)
  • مسيو إبراهيم وزهور القرآن, إريك إيمانويل شميت (****)
  • برما يقابل ريا وسكينة, عمر طاهر (**Aug 2011 #26)
  • قالت ضحى, بهاء طاهر (****Aug 2011 #27)
  • عناق عند جسر بروكلين, عز الدين شكري فشير (****Jun 2012 #8)


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