"Against the Odds" Reading List

Thanks to Jim Havener, owner of the Green Toad Bookstore, 198 Main St, Oneonta, NY, you can explore the people, places, and themes in this year's selected films over the Winter ahead. All of the titles below have been stocked for Film Days at the Green Toad Bookstore.

If you are interested in a winter book discussion series, email info@otsego2000.org

Game Without Rules: The Often-Interrupted History of Afganistan, Mir Tamin Ansary

West of Kabul, East of New York: An Afgan American Story, Mir Tamin Ansary

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Ghost Wars, Stephen Coll

The Essential Chomsky, ed. Anthony Arnove

Who Rules the World?, Noam Chomsky

Crows, Kin, and Globalization: An Ethnography of Sustainability, Susan Crate

 Winds of Skilak: A Tale of Grit, True Love and Survival in the Alaskan Wilderness, Ward Bonie

The Floor of Heaven: A True Tale of the Last Frontier and the Yukon Gold Rush, Howard Blum

The Sake Handbook, John Gaunter

Sake: Discover the Culinary Pleasure of Sake's Long Relationship with Japanese Cuisine, Hideo Dekusa

The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot, Robert McFarlane

A Shepherd's Life: Modern Dispatches from and Ancient Landscape, James Rebanks

Iceland: Land of Sagas, Jon Krakauer

Fly Away: The Great African American Cultural Migrations, Peter Rutkoff

The Lost Amazon, Wade Davis

One River: Explorations and Discoveries in the Amazon Rain Forest, Wade Davis

Field Guide to Birds, Roger Tory Peterson

North American Songbirds: Identify the Most Common Songbirds, Noble Proctor

The Songbird's Bible: A Visual Directory, Noble Proctor

Visit Sunny Chernobyl: And Other Adventures in the World's Worst Polluted Places, Andrew Blackwell

Green Toad Bookstore, 198 Main St, Oneonta, NY

Green Toad Bookstore, 198 Main St, Oneonta, NY