Reading

Non Fiction

Biography

Kassabova, Kapka. Street Without a Name: Childhood and Other Adventures in Bulgaria. Portobello, 2008

Orga, Irfan. Portrait of a Turkish Family. Eland, 2002

 

Cookery

Bishop, Rowan and Carruthers, Sue. The Vegetarian Adventure Cookbook. Mills, 1988

Alexander, Stephanie. Stephanie Alexander’s Kitchen Garden Companion. Lantern, 2009

 

Natural World

Raine, Pete. Mediterranean Wildlife: the Rough Guide. Harrap, 1990

Sterry, Paul. Complete British Wildlife. Harper Collins, 1997

 

Travel

Berkeley Students in cooperation with the Associated Students of UCLA. On the Loose in Eastern Europe 1993. Fodor’s, 1992

Blacker, William. Along the Enchanted Way: a Romanian Story. John Murray, 2009

Burford, Tim and Longley, Norm. The Rough Guide to Romania. Rough Guides, 2004

Dickens, Charles. Pictures from Italy.  Penguin, 1998. (First published 1846)

McNeely, Scott, etc. Europe on a Shoestring. Lonely Planet, 2003

The Rough Guide to Greece. Rough Guides, 2004

Salter, Mark and McLachlan, Gordon. The Rough Guide to Poland. Rough Guides, 2002

 

Words

Broatch, Mark. In a Word: the Essential Tool for Finding the Right Word. New Holland,2009

 

Fiction

Borowski, Tadeusz. This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen. Penguin, 1992 ( about Auschwitz)

Cleave, Chris. Little Bee. Simon & Schuster, 2009 (about a refugee in the UK)

Cottrell Boyce, Frank. The Unforgotten Coat. Candlewick Press, 2011 (about illegal immigrants in the UK)

De Bernieres, Louis. Birds Without Wings. Vintage, 2005 (about Turkey during and after WW1)

Geda, Fabio. In the Sea There are Crocodiles: Based on a True Story of Enaiatollah Akbari: a Novel. Doubleday, 2011 (about a 10 year old Afghani boy who escapes from Afghanistan and spends 5 years getting to Italy where he is granted asylum)

Homer. The Iliad

Homer. The Odyssey

Jones, Lloyd. Hand Me Down World. Penguin, 2010 (about a young African woman’s trek from Tunisia to Berlin as an illegal immigrant, searching for her baby)

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