February 3, 2011 will usher in the Year of the Rabbit. Chinese New Year is the first day of the first month in the lunar calendar. The celebration lasts 15 days and includes the Lantern Festival. If you were born in 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, or 2011, you were born in the Year of the Rabbit.
Here are two timely new books that just crossed my desk: