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Anathem
4.18
liked it
After digesting Stephenson's latest 937 page tome, my response basically boils down to "Meh."

Ok, maybe not, "Meh." exactly. Maybe more like, "Hmmm." I
...more
Dec 28, 2008
Aug 06, 2008
 
The Martian
4.39
really liked it
If it's 2am, and I have 120 pages left, and I can read roughly 500 words a minute, do I have any time left to keep reading given that I have to get to ...more
Dec 20, 2014
Dec 10, 2014
 
Rolling in the Deep
3.92
it was ok
I wanted to like this. It wasn't taking much of a risk. It's just 120 pages and it feels even shorter. It's like one of those meals that finishes too ...more
Nov 19, 2015
Nov 10, 2015
 
Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War
3.94
liked it
I'm the arrogant sort of person who when I rate a book think that there is some objective element to my rating, and that I'm not merely rating how muc ...more
Jul 13, 2016
Jun 09, 2016
 
Just Six Numbers: The Deep Forces That Shape the Universe
3.91
liked it
It wasn't really what I wanted in a book. It's the sort of book I'd recommend to a middle school student to ground them in basic cosmology, and it wou ...more
Oct 30, 2016
Oct 16, 2016
 
Farewell to Reality: How Modern Physics Has Betrayed the Search for Scientific Truth
3.87
liked it
Baggott's text is ultimately an attempt to knock down one sector of the creeping pseudo-science that is increasingly masquerading as actual science in ...more
not set
Jan 16, 2014
 
Artifact
3.46
it was ok
A rather uninteresting and sometimes cheesy science-fiction thriller, most notable for its links to archaeology and its commitment to hard science. Th ...more
not set
Jun 03, 2008
 
Vector Mechanics for Engineers: Statics and Dynamics
3.52
liked it
None
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Jul 16, 2008
 
Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics [With Student Resource Access Code]
3.74
liked it
None
not set
Jul 16, 2008
 
Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach
4.12
None
not set
Jan 05, 2009
 
Connections
4.27
liked it
None
Nov 04, 2008
Jul 05, 2008
 
A Brief History of Time
4.11
liked it
None
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Jun 07, 2008
 
Perfect Symmetry: The Search for the Beginning of Time
4.04
liked it
None
not set
Jun 07, 2008
 
The Golden Transcendence (Golden Age, #3)
4.14
really liked it
None
Feb 15, 2015
Jun 08, 2015
 
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie (Flavia de Luce, #1)
3.80
really liked it
None
Jun 28, 2015
Jun 28, 2015
 
The Weed That Strings the Hangman's Bag (Flavia de Luce, #2)
3.99
it was ok
None
Aug 12, 2015
Jul 03, 2015
 
Moral Machines: Teaching Robots Right from Wrong
3.20
it was ok
None
not set
Sep 26, 2015
 
Sphereland: A Fantasy about Curved Spaces and an Expanding Universe
3.60
liked it
None
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Jun 07, 2008
 
Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions
3.81
liked it
None
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Jun 07, 2008
 
Darwin's Black Box: The Biochemical Challenge to Evolution
3.69
liked it
None
not set
Feb 26, 2009
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