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The Dream Team Nightmare
3.65
Interesting cross between a choose your own adventure fiction story and an example driven agile project management guide. It was definitely interestin ...more
Nov 23, 2013
Nov 23, 2013
 
Pomodoro Technique Illustrated
3.79
It was okay. I didn't feel the illustrations added anything to the content of the book. Much of the content was just bits of information about how the ...more
Apr 03, 2013
Apr 02, 2013
 
Do the Work
3.96
Very quick read. Easy to ready through. Reasonable point to the book, but it was more flowery and wordy than it was practical. Okay, great, so Resista ...more
Jun 26, 2014
Jun 21, 2014
 
Rails 4 Test Prescriptions: Build a Healthy Codebase
4.33
I thought this was super helpful for helping me to understand how to actually test the different components of a Rails app independently. Models seem ...more
Nov 21, 2014
Nov 21, 2014
 
Tiny Habits: Tiny Habits Big Results! Reach Your Goals, Accomplish More, and Live Your Dreams (Habits - Habit Stacking - Goal Setting - Goals - Motivation)
2.50
Unbelievable thin on content. For only being 34 pages or so, with some crappy internet sales bullshit at the end of it, this really only had a few par ...more
Nov 10, 2014
Nov 09, 2014
 
Programming Ruby 1.9: The Pragmatic Programmers' Guide
4.06
Overall, it was a pretty good read. I starts by covering the language, getting you exposed to the fundamentals and how to actually write Ruby. The sec ...more
Apr 24, 2011
Apr 12, 2011
 
How To Day Trade Stocks For Profit
3.70
Not too bad. Gave a good overview of both technical analysis and the actual operation of day trading as a job. I found the insights into setting your ...more
Dec 29, 2013
Dec 16, 2013
 
Future Lovecraft
3.31
The book is a collection of very short stories and poems, and it's a real mix of quality. I'd say roughly 1/3 sucked, 1/2 were okay filler, and 1/6 we ...more
Jan 17, 2013
Dec 25, 2012
 
The Fuller Memorandum (Laundry Files, #3)
4.16
Good book, definitely better than The Jennifer Morgue, but not as good as The Atrocity Archives. Really looking forward to whenever the next book in t ...more
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Jan 25, 2011
 
Pragmatic Thinking and Learning: Refactor Your Wetware
4.16
Pretty good book. Basically a collection of different discussions about the whole thinking and learning process, and techniques to take advantage of y ...more
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Apr 06, 2011
 
The Rules of Life: A Personal Code for Living a Better, Happier, and More Successful Kind of Life
3.72
For the most part, common sense ideas. All of the rules are short, and honestly pretty vague. There was some value in reviewing them anyway, for a qui ...more
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Mar 17, 2011
 
Rule 34 (Halting State, #2)
3.71
Not bad, but I just didn't find it as compelling as Stross' other books in the Laundry series.
Dec 08, 2014
Aug 20, 2014
 
Mind Mapping for Dummies
3.58
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Mar 11, 2013
 
Death March
3.71
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Feb 05, 2011
 
Hatha Yoga Illustrated
4.10
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Jan 13, 2013
 
Peopleware: Productive Projects and Teams
4.18
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Feb 20, 2011
 
The Power of Full Engagement: Managing Energy, Not Time, Is the Key to High Performance and Personal Renewal
4.00
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Jun 20, 2013
 
Customize the Ruger 10/22: Comprehensive Do-It-Yourself Guide to Upgrading America's Favorite .22
4.20
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Jan 09, 2013
 
Software Estimation: Demystifying the Black Art
3.93
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Feb 05, 2011
 
Rapid Development: Taming Wild Software Schedules
3.91
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Feb 05, 2011
 
Software Project Survival Guide
3.78
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Feb 05, 2011
 
The Now Habit: A Strategic Program for Overcoming Procrastination and Enjoying Guilt-Free Play
3.85
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Dec 25, 2012
 
Weird Tales: 32 Unearthed Terrors
4.16
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Nov 24, 2013
 
The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design
4.07
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Feb 11, 2011
 
98.6 Degrees: The Art of Keeping Your Ass Alive
4.03
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Jan 05, 2013
 
JavaScript: The Definitive Guide
3.97
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Dec 31, 2012
 
Database Design for Mere Mortals: A Hands-On Guide to Relational Database Design
3.79
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Nov 26, 2013
 
City at the End of Time
3.11
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Feb 18, 2013
 
The Erotic Mind: Unlocking the Inner Sources of Sexual Passion and Fulfillment
4.10
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Dec 31, 2012
 
Rules of Play: Game Design Fundamentals
4.01
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Jan 24, 2013
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