Ok, through the use of twitter, I have learned of this new resource called shelfari and am busy exploring it a bit. Check out my shelfari which isn't much, but also check out this other link that talks about summer reading for educators. Some interesting stuff there.

http://www.shelfari.com/sgilley

http://macmomma.blogspot.com/2009/05/read-like-your-hairs-on-fire-educators.html

Here are some books that have been recommended at various workshops that I have attended:

Five Big Ideas
Total Instructional Alignment
Enduring Understanding
The Understanding by Design Handbook
Brain Rules by John Medina
"Sit & Get" Won't Grow Dendrites - 20 Professional Learning Strategies That Engage the Adult Brain by Marcie L. Tate

Books recommended from HSTI 2009 Workshops
Educator's Podcast Guide by Bart Williams
Classroom Uses for Ipods and Itunes by David Baugh
Worksheets Don't Grow Dendrites by Marcia Tate