Tuesday, January 01, 2008

2008 Reading List

Jeff Henderson, Campus Pastor of Buckhead Church, is one of the finest men I know. God has given us a great friendship and he has an influence on my life all the time. Every year he produces a "Reading List" to sharpen his mind and skills as a man, husband, father and leader. Here is 2008.
1. Wikinomics by Don Tapscott & Anthony D. Williams
2. Your God is Too Safe by Mark Buchanan
3. Creativity: Flow and the Psychology of Discovery and Invention by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
4. Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin
5. Healthy Eating. A Guide to the New Nutrition by the Harvard Medical School
6. UnChristian. What a New Generation really thinks about Christianity…and why it matters by David Kinnaman and Gabe Lyons
7. Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters: 10 Secrets Every Father Should Know by Meg Meeker, M.D.
8. The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli
9. The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. by Martin Luther King, Jr. and Clayborne Carson
10. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseni
11. The Preacher and the Presidents: Billy Graham in the White House by Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy
12. Judgment. How Winning Leaders Make Great Calls by Noel Tiche and Warren Bennis
13. 1776 by David McCullough
14. The Art of Innovation: Lessons in Creativity from IDEO, America's Leading Design Firm by Thomas Kelley, Jonathan Littman
15. Real Christianity by William Wilberforce
16. A Whole New Mind. Why Right-Brainers will Rule the Future by Daniel Pink
17. The Bema by Tim Stevenson
18. First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong by James Hansen
19. Five Faces of Genius: Creative Thinking Styles to Succeed at Work
by Annette Moser-Wellman
20. Tough Choices by Carly Fiorina
21. Getting Things Done by David Allen
22. The Faith by Charles Colson
23. Walking with the Wind. A Memoir of the Movement by John Lewis
24. The 4:8 Principle by Tommy Newberry
25. The Dynamic Path by James Citrin
26. Becoming a Coaching Leader by Daniel Harkavy
27. The Year of Living Biblically by Al Jacobs
28. Authentic Leadership by Bill George
29. The Three Signs of a Miserable Job by Patrick Lencioni
30. Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers
31. Me, Myself & Bob: A True Story About Dreams, God, and Talking Vegetables by Phil Vischer
32. The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream by Barack Obama
33. Nurturing the Leader within your Child by Tim Elmore
34. Small is the New Big by Seth Godin
35. Rich Kid. Smart Kid by Robert Kiyosaki
36. Same Kind of Different as Me by Ron Hall
37. Schulz and Peanuts. A Biography by David Michaels
38. A Grace Disfigured. How the Soul Grows through Loss by Jerry Sittser
39. Thoughtless Acts? Observations on Intuitive Design by Jane Fulton Suri
40. The New Glucose Revolution. The Dietary Solution for Lifelong Health by Dr. Jennie Brand-Miller and Dr. Thomas M. S. Wolever
41. The Shack by William P. Young
42. One Christmas in Washington. Roosevelt and Churchill forge the Grand Alliance by David J. Bercuson and Holger H. Herwig

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