Below a list of books I've found useful when trying to understand my experiences living and working in Serbia ;) :
* The Serbs. Tim Judah. * Black Lamb and Grey Falcon: A Journey Through Yugoslavia. Rebecca West. * The Balkans Protected content Nationalism, War and the Great Powers. Misha Glenny. * From Da to Yes: Understanding the East Europeans. Yale Richmond. * Cafe Europa: Life After Communism. Slavenka Drakulic. * Serbian An Essential Grammar. Lila Hammond.