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The New Paradigm for Financial Markets: The Credit Crisis of 2008 and What It Means
3.36
did not like it
I was hoping to find an intelligently written response to Forbes' advocacy for free markets in "How Capitalism Will Save Us," but only found the ego o ...more
Nov 22, 2010
Nov 22, 2010
 
The Martian Chronicles
4.12
it was amazing
Fantastic! Bradbury at his best.
Jan 03, 2008
Jan 03, 2008
 
Life At The Extremes
4.10
it was amazing
I very much enjoyed the various topics covered in this book and the way in which they were covered. I wish I would have had a copy when I was a boy si ...more
Jan 12, 2017
Jan 10, 2017
 
The Number: What Do You Need for the Rest of Your Life and What Will It Cost?
3.14
did not like it
I did not learn what I will need for the rest of my life nor what it will cost. The cover should have said meant for baby boomers who make $500K a yea ...more
Aug 02, 2016
Aug 01, 2016
 
The Power (The Secret, #2)
4.09
did not like it
To quote the movie Billy Madison, "what you've just said is one of the most insanely idiotic things I have ever heard. At no point in your rambling, i ...more
Jun 12, 2017
Jun 12, 2017
 
The Mindful Parent: Strategies from Peaceful Cultures to Raise Compassionate, Competent Kids
3.89
it was amazing
As a man wanting to one day be a father, I found the experiences and lessons shared in The Mindful Parent invaluable. I too have traveled quite a bit ...more
Apr 05, 2016
Jun 27, 2015
 
Anything You Want
4.03
it was amazing
I was familiar with and a fan of Derek from his epic TED talk "How to start a movement" and /now pages but had not yet read this book. So much of what ...more
Jan 14, 2017
Dec 22, 2016
 
A Million Little Pieces
3.62
it was ok
I was very put off by the extreme negativity and self pity of the main character, especially at the beginning of the book. Overall it was mildly enter ...more
Sep 26, 2007
Sep 26, 2007
 
How Capitalism Will Save Us: Why Free People and Free Markets Are the Best Answer in Today's Economy
3.83
liked it
I enjoyed this book more for the varied questions that it brought up than for the content. While skimming some details and containing an obvious bias, ...more
Nov 22, 2010
Nov 22, 2010
 
Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything
3.85
really liked it
Josh Foer offers an insightful journey through the fascinating and often bizarre world of memory. Through his training for the US Memory Championship ...more
Jul 20, 2011
Jun 21, 2011
 
Dr. Quantum's Little Book of Big Ideas: Where Science Meets Spirit
4.13
did not like it
Awful. I am very open to metaphysical ideas considered "out there" by today's norms, but to pawn off his personal beliefs as legitimate science was ir ...more
Jun 06, 2008
Jun 06, 2008
 
Quantum Mechanics and Experience
4.03
it was ok
Overall I was excited at the prospect of this book, but found it rather difficult to grasp what Albert was trying to express. He used the same termino ...more
Aug 19, 2007
Aug 19, 2007
 
A Walk in the Woods
4.05
liked it
Entertaining read. Bryson and his long lost friend dabble on and off the long Appalachian Trail recognizing problems in almost everything. I found mys ...more
Dec 31, 2010
Jan 09, 2011
 
Hit by a Farm: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Barn
3.83
liked it
Catherine had me laughing out loud several times at the craziness that ensued when she took on farming as a complete novice with her partner. This was ...more
Nov 30, 2010
Nov 30, 2010
 
The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick, Volume 4: Minority Report
4.19
really liked it
Wonderful collection of Philip K. Dick stories. I hadn't heard of The Second Variety which turned out to be my favorite.
Sep 26, 2007
Sep 26, 2007
 
How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci: Seven Steps to Genius Every Day
3.84
it was amazing
Wonderful book for the modern day seeker of truth striving towards understanding and enjoying the many facets of life.
Oct 10, 2007
Oct 10, 2007
 
The Seven Secrets of How to Think Like a Rocket Scientist
3.81
it was amazing
Quick and refreshing read with good advice for anyone trying to achieve anything extraordinary.
Dec 2007
Dec 09, 2007
 
Gates of Fire: An Epic Novel of the Battle of Thermopylae
4.40
it was amazing
Read this book to reach that raw masculinity within.
Aug 12, 2007
Aug 12, 2007
 
A Study in Scarlet and The Sign of Four (Sherlock Holmes #1, 2)
4.18
liked it
None
Aug 12, 2007
Aug 12, 2007
 
Aristotle's Poetics for Screenwriters: Storytelling Secrets from the Greatest Mind in Western Civilization
3.78
liked it
None
Jan 21, 2008
Jan 21, 2008
 
To Say Nothing of the Dog (Oxford Time Travel, #2)
4.13
None
not set
Jun 15, 2008
 
The Interpreter
3.48
None
not set
Jan 23, 2016
 
The Shifting Realities of Philip K. Dick
4.08
really liked it
None
Aug 12, 2007
Aug 12, 2007
 
Neverwhere
4.17
None
not set
Mar 07, 2016
 
Stranger in the Forest: On Foot Across Borneo
4.11
None
not set
Jan 03, 2017
 
The Very Best of the Feynman Lectures
4.25
really liked it
None
Oct 18, 2008
Oct 18, 2008
 
Hardware Hacking: Have Fun While Voiding Your Warranty
3.78
it was ok
None
Feb 2008
Feb 08, 2008
 
Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story
4.21
really liked it
None
Sep 18, 2015
Sep 18, 2015
 
The Faerie Queene
3.55
it was amazing
None
Aug 12, 2007
Aug 12, 2007
 
Chronicles, Vol. 1
3.99
None
not set
Jan 14, 2017
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