Listapalooza: My top 5 books of 2006

1. “The Areas of My Expertise,” by John Hodgeman (If you haven’t read this yet, drop whatever the f your doing and go get it. Now. It’s the funniest book you’ll ever read.)
2. “Under the Banner of Heaven,” by John Krakauer
3. “Guests of the Ayatollah,” by Mark Bowden
4. “1491,” by Charles C. Mann (and no, I’m not just saying this because he’s my cousin)
5. “Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs,” by Chuck Klosterman