- Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America, 10 July 2011 (+).
- Burma-Shave: The Rhymes, the Signs, the Times, 16 July 2011.
- The Secret Knowledge: On the Dismantling of American Culture, 24 July 2011 (-).
- When in the Course of Human Events: Arguing the Case for Southern Secession, 25 July 2011 (-).
- Manning Up: How the Rise of Women Has Turned Men into Boys, 29 July 2011 (-).
- Gettysburg, 30 July 2011 (+).
- High and Mighty: SUVs: The World's Most Dangerous Vehicles and How They Got That Way, 5 August 2011.
- We All Fall Down, 17 August 2011.
- The Final Storm, 3 September 2011.
- Reckles$ Endangerment: How Outsized Ambition, Greed, and Corruption Led to Economic Armageddon, 5 September 2011.
- Winter of Frozen Dreams, 30 September 2011.
The first quarter report is available here, or at the Fifty Book Challenge, or on the European Tribune.
There are more books stacked for review, and the bookworm will grow some more segments by year's end.
(Cross-posted to European Tribune and 50 Book Challenge.)