What the Teacher is Reading

One Hundred Years of Solitude (Gabriel Garcia Marquez; Colombia)

Anil’s Ghost (Michael Ondaatje; Sri Lanka)

The Prisoner of Heavan (Carlos Ruiz Zafon; Spain)

The Angel’s Game (Carlos Ruis Zafon; Spain)

The Shadow in the Wind  (Carlos Ruiz Zafon)

The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy; India)

The Unaccustomed Earth (Jumpha Lahiri; Bengal)

The Imaginitive Argument (Frank L. Cioffi)

Persepolis (Iran)

The Black Book (Orhan Pahmuk; Turkey)

Kafka on the Shore  (Haruki Murakami; Japan)

Les Chercheurs D’Os  (Tahar Djaout; Algeria)

Burmese Days (George Orwell; Britain, Burma)

Finding George Orwell in Burma (Emma Larkin; Britain, Burma)

How to be Idle, a Loafer’s Manifesto (Tom Hodgkinson; Britain)

The Ignored Lesson of Anne Frank (Bruno Bettleheim; United States)

Mountains Beyond Mountains:  The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, the Man Who Would Cure the World  (Tracy Kidder; United States; Haiti)

We Wish to Inform You that Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families: Stories of Rwanda (Philip Gourevitch; United States, Rwanda)

Last Chance to See (Doug Adams; Mark Carwardine; the world)