Sunday, December 12, 2010

Brennan bio, Nussbaum, and more best books for 2010

More best books for 2010:

JUSTICE BRENNAN: Liberal Champion, by Seth Stern and Stephen Wermiel; and THE EYES OF WILLIE MCGEE: A Tragedy of Race, Sex, and Secrets in the Jim Crow South, by Alex Heard make the list of best nonfiction for 2010 at the Washington Post.

The Sydney Morning Herald includes Martha Nussbaum Not for Profit: Why Democracy Needs the Humanities.

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot and The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson are noted at Salon and The Boston Globe.

And you can find other lists at:


The Village Voice 

Washington Post Express

The Los Angeles Times instead has gift books.

Last week's LHB best books lists are here.