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Searching for Bobby Orr
3.84
This isn't the first time I've felt this way about a hockey book, that it failed to deliver what I was looking for, but I can't say it's wasn't an enj ...more
Apr 07, 2012
Mar 27, 2012
 
8
The Mother Tongue: English and How It Got That Way
3.97
Once again, Bill Bryson takes what could be a rather boring topic, and makes it interesting. I suppose it isn't that the topic is necessarily boring, ...more
Jun 26, 2011
Jun 11, 2011
 
75
Major League Losers: The Real Cost Of Sports And Who's Paying For It
3.39
This was a book I was really looking forward to, and I suppose it many ways it didn't disappoint. The arguments made are persuasive, and backed with t ...more
Jan 19, 2014
Nov 14, 2013
 
31
The Toaster Project: Or a Heroic Attempt to Build a Simple Electric Appliance from Scratch
3.76
Author Thomas Thwaites embarks on a journey to build a toaster, something we use almost everyday, but likely have little to no understanding of how it ...more
Apr 11, 2012
Mar 19, 2012
 
77
The Paradox of Choice: Why More Is Less
3.81
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Feb 10, 2014
Aug 26, 2013
 
5
The Missionary Position: Mother Teresa in Theory and Practice
4.03
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Jun 07, 2011
Jun 02, 2011
 
6
A Moveable Feast
4.03
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Jun 20, 2011
Jun 07, 2011
 
10
The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century
3.64
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Aug 24, 2011
Jun 11, 2011
 
23
Denialism: How Irrational Thinking Harms the Planet and Threatens Our Lives
3.67
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Jan 28, 2012
Mar 10, 2011
 
17
Stalingrad: The Fateful Siege, 1942-1943
4.28
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Oct 20, 2011
Jun 12, 2011
 
19
Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game
4.22
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Nov 05, 2011
Jun 12, 2011
 
12
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics, #1)
3.89
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Sep 02, 2011
Jun 12, 2011
 
26
Scorecasting: The Hidden Influences Behind How Sports Are Played and Games Are Won
3.73
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Feb 26, 2012
Jun 12, 2011
 
52
The Great Typo Hunt: Two Friends Changing the World, One Correction at a Time
3.15
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Jan 28, 2013
Jun 12, 2011
 
9
Travels
3.93
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Aug 05, 2011
Jun 12, 2011
 
11
The Professor & the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity & the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary
3.83
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Aug 27, 2011
Jun 12, 2011
 
43
Our Man In Tehran
3.91
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Nov 15, 2012
Jun 12, 2011
 
14
Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back
4.01
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Sep 09, 2011
Jun 13, 2011
 
7
Going Rogue: An American Life
3.28
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Jul 08, 2011
Jun 13, 2011
 
18
The Elephant to Hollywood
3.74
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Oct 26, 2011
Jun 13, 2011
 
16
New Rules: Polite Musings from a Timid Observer
3.73
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Sep 28, 2011
Jun 13, 2011
 
20
Tony Wheeler's Bad Lands (Lonely Planet)
3.57
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Nov 10, 2011
Jun 25, 2011
 
36
Catch Me If You Can
4.01
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Jul 30, 2012
Jul 21, 2011
 
86
Inflight Science: A Guide to the World From Your Airplane Window
3.24
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Aug 16, 2014
Jul 21, 2011
 
69
The Pirates of Somalia: Inside Their Hidden World
3.48
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Oct 09, 2013
Aug 10, 2011
 
32
An Idiot Abroad: The Travel Diaries of Karl Pilkington
3.84
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Apr 18, 2012
Aug 10, 2011
 
13
King of Russia: A Year in the Russian Super League
3.86
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Sep 07, 2011
Sep 03, 2011
 
15
Gretzky's Tears: Hockey, Canada, and the Day Everything Changed
3.73
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Sep 15, 2011
Sep 10, 2011
 
25
Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life
3.86
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Feb 05, 2012
Sep 18, 2011
 
27
The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin
3.46
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Feb 29, 2012
Sep 23, 2011
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