Bannister Leaf Review – 2012 Best Sellers

Lessons in Art, by Hua Mulan (Cloud Nine Press.) Finger painting and its therapeutic effect on younger children in the technical age. 

Riding for Days with Martin Krpan, by Eugene Scolo (54 Pick Up.) A biography of Martin Krpan. 

Last Chance Here, by Nils Dacke (Edit-It) Harry Belfonte finds himself hung over in a French hotel lying next to a dead girl he knew some ten years earlier.

Scandinavian Folklore, by Lars Solander (Abbort.) In Scandinavian folklore, belief in the old gods still exists, but not in the form they show in high mythology.

The Digital Hit Man, by Frank M. Ahearn (Lying.FR.) The author of How to Disappear teaches how to obtain a new identitiy.

The Gangster from Turkey, BY Lazlo M. Presphase. (Shrimp Boat Publiscations.) Infamous Turkish gangster finds redemtion with theachings of Jesus.

Fried Eggs and Baloney, by Sera Phin (Jack Rabbit Publications.) Newly awaken Gloria Dowd learns about life in the social media world after ten years of sleep.

John Kerry Stole My Ferry, by Edith Wharton (Shipping News Press) A fictional tale of John Kerry who leaves life and politics behind to become a ferry boat captain.

Death Be Not Late Magazine – Break out books for 2012

Turning Japanese
By, Kid Shake A Lot
Legendary Italian rapper relives his most wild tour in Japan.

Ice, Ice Baby
By, Aðalgeir Bjartur
A fictional tale of Iceland’s Mayor John Gnarr hanging in West Baltimore with Omar Little from The Wire.

Janice Eat Pills
By, Brandy Turner
Living on the tough streets LA a young punker hitches her way to New York only to find herself deep in the pill binge of the 70’s.

The Digital Hit Man
By, Frank M. Ahearn
The author of How to Disappear combats digital intrusion with online deception.

Waiting For Jesus
By, Hilda Gonzalez
A mother’s fight to help her son rid himself of heroin abuse.

Masturbation Music on a Red Velvet Carpet
By, John Juan Wong
Bass guitarist for the retro-punk group Shitless writes a tell all about his relationship with lead singer Mary Mag Doe Lynn.

How to Walk on Your Hands
By, Lori Renz
Surviving the corporate world with a smile while doing back flips.

Ancient Mao
By, Amy Wo Tan
Her father’s memories of Mao and John Lennon.

There Were No Puerto Rican’s On the Titanic
By, Lillian Ruiz
Stand -up comic Lillian Ruiz story of growing up in the south Bronx with a Christian mother, Gangster father and eight brothers.

The Ultimate Hair Weave Guide
by Hair Diva
The Ultimate Hair Weave Guide is the only step-by-step book available online that will teach you how to apply, tighten and service your own hair weave at home.

South Africa Free Journal of Favorite Books

1. QUIET, by Susan Cain. (Crown Publishing.) Introverts — one-third of the population — are undervalued in American society. 
   
2. THE DIGITAL HIT MAN, by Frank M. Ahearn. (Lying.FR.) The author of How to Disappear combats digital intrusion with online deception.

3. THE GANGSTER FROM TURKEY, BY Lazlo M. Presphase. (Shrimp Boat Publiscations.) Infamous Turkish gangster finds redemtion with theachings of Jesus.

4. CODE UNDERGROUND, by Alex Hart (Fighter Pilot Press.) The sequel to Uncovering the Code with master spy Jake Tollhouse.

5. Stand Africa, by Abena Aba Abi (Red Soil Publishing.) One girls adventure across South Africa.

6. UNBROKEN, by Laura Hillenbrand. (Random House Publishing.) An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II. 

7. MY TULIP GARDEN, by Jaap Bakema. (Kravendorp LTD.) Gardening the perfect tulip during the Nazi occupation

8. BOSSYPANTS, by Tina Fey. (Little, Brown & Company.) A memoir from the former “Saturday Night Live” star and creator of “30 Rock.” 

9. COMING APART, by Charles Murray. (Crown Publishing Group.) The author of “The Bell Curve” explores the state of white America, 1960-2010. 
   
10. MEETING JULIUS RONTGEN, by Abraham Le Maire. (Dutch Ten Press.) a fictional meeting of the famous composer in London
   
11.THINKING, FAST AND SLOW, by Daniel Kahneman. (Farrar, Straus & Giroux.) The winner of the Nobel in economic science discusses how we make choices in business and personal life and when we can and cannot trust our intuitions.

12. I FOUGHT FOR TRUTH, by Carl P.F. Harmon. (Farraday.) The hidden story of south Africas heroes.

Dutch Free Press

1. AMERITOPIA, by Mark R. Levin. (Threshold Editions.) A talk-show host and president of Landmark Legal Foundation surveys the history of utopias and warns that Americans must choose between utopianism and liberty. 
   
2. QUIET, by Susan Cain. (Crown Publishing.) Introverts — one-third of the population — are undervalued in American society. 
   
3. THE DIGITAL HIT MAN, by Frank M. Ahearn. (Lying.FR.) The author of How to Disappear combats digital intrusion with online deception.

4. THE GANGSTER FROM TURKEY, BY Lazlo M. Presphase. (Shrimp Boat Publiscations.) Infamous Turkish gangster finds redemtion with teachings of Jesus.

5. UNBROKEN, by Laura Hillenbrand. (Random House Publishing.) An Olympic runner’s story of survival as a prisoner of the Japanese in World War II. 

6. MY TULIP GARDEN, by Jaap Bakema. (Kravendorp LTD.) Gardening the perfect tulip during the Nazi occupation

7. BOSSYPANTS, by Tina Fey. (Little, Brown & Company.) A memoir from the former “Saturday Night Live” star and creator of “30 Rock.” 

8. COMING APART, by Charles Murray. (Crown Publishing Group.) The author of “The Bell Curve” explores the state of white America, 1960-2010. 
   
9. MEETING JULIUS RONTGEN, by Abraham Le Maire. (Dutch Ten Press.) a fictional meeting of the famous composer in London.
   
10.THINKING, FAST AND SLOW, by Daniel Kahneman. (Farrar, Straus & Giroux.) The winner of the Nobel in economic science discusses how we make choices in business and personal life and when we can and cannot trust our intuitions.

Swiss Bell News Best Sellers

Steve Jobs, by Walter Isaacson.  A biography of the recently deceased entrepreneur, based on 40 interviews with Jobs conducted over two years.

Heaven is For Real, by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent.  A father recounts his 3-year-old son’s encounter with Jesus and the angels during an appendectomy.

Manchuria Reconnected, by Lazo Punert.  A man wanders in search for his soul but only find the devil haunting him with his past.

Lessons in Math, by Sven Bachmann. How math saved a WWII POW.

Zenith, by M.B. Lustenberger. A young girl witnesses a UFO landing in her yard and abducting her brother.

Hansel is now Dating by Rostoff Guildersleeve (Abbles.) A love affair about two men on the Titanic.

The Digital Hit Man, by Frank M. Ahearn.  The author of How to Disappear combats digital intrusion with online deception.

Punishment No More, by Lena Potropple.  A woman leaves her husband in 1910 Bulgaria.

Obama, Salama & Cheese, by Borgarstjóri Reykjavíkur. A satire of global powers and how the rest of the world sees them.

Bulgarian Times Best Sellers

HEAVEN IS FOR REAL, by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent. (Thomas Nelson.) A father recounts his 3-year-old son’s encounter with Jesus and the angels during an appendectomy.

STEVE JOBS, by Walter Isaacson. (Simon & Schuster.) A biography of the recently deceased entrepreneur, based on 40 interviews with Jobs conducted over two years. 

LOVE OF BULGARIA, by Shimson Lupetica (Orange World Press.) The journey of a man loving a city and the art that came from struggle.
   
AMERITOPIA, by Mark R. Levin. (Threshold Editions.) A talk-show host and president of Landmark Legal Foundation surveys the history of utopias and warns that Americans must choose between utopianism and liberty. 

HANSEL IS NOW DATING by Rostoff Guildersleeve (Abbles.) A love affair about two men on the Titanic.

AMERICAN SNIPER, by Chris Kyle with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice. (HarperCollins Publishers.) A member of the Navy Seals with the most career sniper kills in United States military history discusses his childhood, his marriage and his battlefield experiences. 

QUIET, by Susan Cain. (Crown Publishing.) Introverts — one-third of the population — are undervalued in American society. 
   
THE DIGITAL HIT MAN, by Frank M. Ahearn. (Lying.FR.) The author of How to Disappear combats digital intrusion with online deception.

PUNISHMENT NO MORE, by Lena Potropple (Limp Weed Editions.) A woman leaves her husband in 1910 Bulgaria.

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The Naked Guru
by Malcolm Binder

Sanskrit Tuesday
By Jillian Homerderkion

The Digital Hit Man
By Frank M. Ahearn

The Bird with Dirty Feathers
By Vencat Krishna

Dubious Fellows
By Baljeet Gangan

Oh Leave Me Alone
Baljeet Parulekar

American Sniper
by Chris Kyle, Scott McEwen, Jim DeFelice

The Hunger Games Trilogy Boxed Set
by Suzanne Collins

Steve Jobs
by Walter Isaacson

Millie Long Pan
Vldec Rummiao