How I Became Stupid - the plot seemed to reflect my own transition in life.
Ugly Americans - a glamorized version of my industry.
Bringing Down the House
The Tipping Point - because I'm two years late for everything. yes, i know the author already has a new book out.
McSweeney's Enchanted Chamber of Astonishing Stories - I liked McSweeney's better when you didn't recognize the name of half the contributors.
I have this sick desire to read the DaVinci Code, but every time I get close, I stop myself. I mean, I know it's trash, and I'm going to buy hard-cover, illustrated trash?