Four easy steps to earn 5 points of extra credit toward exam 2:

 

   Choose a book from the list below

   Read it

   Write a one page book review. Be sure to relate your review to things we have learned in BIOE 301

   Email your review to Dr. RRK who will post it on our class website.Reviews are due by March 24th.

 

Books that Dr. RRK has read and really liked and that have something to do with international health:

 

Ambulance Girl by Jane Stern

The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman

Bald in the Land of Big Hair by Joni Rodgers

Equal Partners by Jody Heyman

A Slant of Sun by Beth Kephart

Born Too Soon by Elizabeth Mehren

We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will be Killed with our Families by Philip Gourevitch

First They Killed my Father by Loung Ung

Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Ehrenreich

The Bookseller of Kabul by Asne Seierstad

Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

Before and After Zacariah by Fern Kupfer

Momís Marijuana by Dan Shapiro

Delivering Doctor Amelia by Dan Shapiro

The Sex Lives of Cannibals by Maartin Troost

Complications: A Surgeonís Notes on an Imperfect Science by Atul Gawande

Expecting Adamby Martha Beck

The Gifts of the Body by Rebecca Brown

Love in the Driest Seasonby Neely Tucker

Mountains Beyond Mountains by Tracy Kidder

Flu: The Story of the Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918 and the Search for the Virus That Caused It by Gina Kolata