Fortune’s holiday reading list

December 24, 2010, 9:31 PM UTC

All week FORTUNE has been posting excerpts from our favorite business books of 2010. Below is the collected list of excerpts of our favorite reads, whether for your own holiday reading pleasure, a last minute gift, or both. Happy Holidays!


The Facebook Effect
: Mark Zuckerberg: The temptation of Facebook’s CEO
By David Kirkpatrick

War at the Wall Street Journal: The Bancrofts, the board, and Murdoch
By Sarah Ellison


The Master Switch
: America’s original startup: The phone company
By Tim Wu


All the Devils are Here
: How the roof fell in on Countrywide
By Bethany McLean and Joe Nocera


The Big Short
: “It’s going to blow up.”
By Michael Lewis