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Rework
3.93
**spoiler alert** Rework by Jason Fried and David Hansson

Jason Fried and David Hansson are the founders of 37 Signals which is a software development
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Sep 18, 2010
Sep 18, 2010
 
The Time Paradox: The New Psychology of Time That Will Change Your Life
3.64
The Time Paradox The New Psychology of Time That Will Change Your Life by Philip Zimbardo and John Boyd



This book is about changing your perspective on
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Mar 12, 2010
Mar 14, 2010
 
Power: Why Some People Have it and Others Don't
3.76
Power Why Some People Have It And Others Don't by Jeffrey Pfeffer




Jeffrey Pfeffer is a professor of Organizational Behavior at the Graduate School of B
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Feb 06, 2011
Feb 06, 2011
 
A Reader on Reading
3.97
A Reader on Reading by Alberto Manguel



This is a collection of short essays by Alberto Manguel. Alberto Manguel wrote The Dictionary of Imaginary Pla
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Mar 25, 2010
Mar 25, 2010
 
Gardens of the Sun
3.83
Gardens of the Sun by Paul McAuley



This book is a sequel to the science fiction novel, The Quiet War. The three powers led by Greater Brazil have su
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Mar 30, 2010
Mar 30, 2010
 
The Mindful Path to Self-Compassion: Freeing Yourself from Destructive Thoughts and Emotions
4.12
The Mindful Path to Self Compassion Freeing Yourself from Destructive Thoughts and Emotions by Christopher K. Germer, Ph.D.



Christopher Germer is writi
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Mar 02, 2010
Mar 06, 2010
 
Ready Player One
4.31
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

This is a dystopian novel set in the year 2044. You could also call it a quest novel, a coming of age novel, or near f
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Jul 10, 2011
Jul 10, 2011
 
The Coupon Mom's Guide to Cutting Your Grocery Bills in Half: The Strategic Shopping Method Proven to Slash Food and Drugstore Costs
3.59
**spoiler alert** The Coupon Mom's Guide to Cutting Your Grocery Bills in Half: The Strategic Shopping Method Proven to Slash Food and Drugstore Costs ...more
Jun 26, 2010
Jun 26, 2010
 
Letting Go of the Words: Writing Web Content that Works
3.98
**spoiler alert** Letting Go of the Words Writing Web Content That Works by Janice Ginny Radish.

This book focuses on how to write content for the web.
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Jan 08, 2011
Jan 08, 2011
 
Hot Text Web Writing That Works
3.61
Hot Text, Web Writing That Works by Jonathan and Lisa Price is a book about how to write for the internet. Writing on the internet is very different t ...more
Jun 20, 2008
Sep 11, 2010
 
Cowboy Angels
3.26
Cowboy Angels by Paul McAuley.




Cowboy Angels by Paul McAuley combines the genre of alternate history with thriller writing. The Real is an America wher
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Jan 30, 2011
Jan 30, 2011
 
Choosing Civility: The Twenty-five Rules of Considerate Conduct
3.73
P.M. Forni is writing about modern manners. He has come up with a list of ideas on how to be proper. Paying attention, listening, and being agreeable ...more
Jan 14, 2010
Jan 14, 2010
 
Writing That Works
3.58
**spoiler alert** Writing That Works How To Communicate Effectively in Business, 3rd Edition by Kenneth Roman and Joel Raphaelson





Writing That Works is
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Nov 26, 2010
Nov 26, 2010
 
I Am Legend and Other Stories
3.97
**spoiler alert** I am Legend by Richard Matheson is a classic vampire novel. It was originally c1954, Richard Matheson renewed the copyright. It has ...more
Sep 03, 2010
Sep 03, 2010
 
Net Profit: How to Succeed in Digital Business
3.75
Net Profit How To Succeed In Digital Business by David Soskin

Net Profit is about building profitable internet enterprises. It takes the view that web
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Jan 03, 2011
Jan 03, 2011
 
Plato and a Platypus Walk Into a Bar: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes
3.78
Plato and a Platypus Walk Into a Bar Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes by Thomas Cathcart and Daniel Klein




Plato and a Platypus Walk Into a Bar i
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Apr 11, 2010
Apr 11, 2010
 
The Alchemy of Stone
3.64
The Alchemy of Stone by Ekaterina Sedia



Mattie is a clockwork woman with a windup heart. She is like a porcelain doll made of whalebone, copper gears,
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Jan 11, 2009
Sep 04, 2010
 
The Language of Flowers
4.06
The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

This is a literary novel. The writing is very well crafted. The story focuses on Victoria Jones, a foste
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Jul 17, 2011
Jul 17, 2011
 
Information Architecture for the World Wide Web: Designing Large-Scale Web Sites
3.86
**spoiler alert** Architecture for the World Wide Web by Peter Morville and Louis Rosenfeld

This book is an introductory text on information architectu
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Jan 11, 2011
Jan 11, 2011
 
Armageddon in Retrospect
3.92

Armageddon In Retrospect-- Kurt Vonnegut, Review

Armageddon in Retrospect by Kurt Vonnegut is a posthumous collection of his work. It opens with a let
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Nov 2008
Sep 03, 2010
 
Rainbows End
3.74
**spoiler alert** Rainbow's End by Vernor Vinge is the story of Robert Gu who has been cured of Alzheimer's and rejuvenated so he looks like a teenage ...more
Jun 13, 2008
Sep 11, 2010
 
What to Do When the Economy Sucks: 101 Tips to Help You Hold on to Your Job, Your House, and Your Lifestyle!
2.50
What To Do When The Economy Sucks 101 Tips to Help You Hold On to Your Job, Your House, and Your Lifestyle by Peter Sander.



This is a book on financia
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May 2010
May 01, 2010
 
The Book Of Dead Philosophers
3.55
The Book of Dead Philosophers by Simon Critchley




Simon Critchley taught a course at the New School For Social Research called "To Philosophize is to L
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Feb 06, 2010
Feb 08, 2010
 
Hope's Folly (Dock Five Universe, #3)
3.99
Hope's Folly by Linnea Sinclair

I picked up a copy of Hope's Folly on February 6, 2009 at New York Comic Con. They were displaying The Down Home Zombie
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Feb 15, 2009
Sep 03, 2010
 
Curation Nation: How to Win in a World Where Consumers Are Creators
3.25
Curation Nation Why The Future of Content Is Context How To Win In A World Where Consumers Are Creators by Steven Rosenbaum

Steven Rosenabum is describ
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Jul 24, 2011
Jul 24, 2011
 
Smart Start-Ups: How Entrepreneurs and Corporations Can Profit by Starting Online Communities
3.40
Smart Start-Ups How Entrepreneurs and Corporations Can Benefit by Creating Online Communities by David Silver.

David Silver is a venture capitalist and
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Aug 12, 2010
Aug 12, 2010
 
The Vertical Farm: Feeding the World in the 21st Century
3.54
**spoiler alert** The Vertical Farm Feeding The World in the 21st Century by Dr, Dickson Despommer

This book is both utopian and visionary. However, I
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Oct 18, 2010
Oct 18, 2010
 
Leviathan (Leviathan, #1)
3.90
Leviathan combines alternate history with steampunk. It is a young adult novel which can easily reach a more general audience. It is 1914, the Britsh ...more
Dec 20, 2009
Dec 23, 2009
 
Dreadnaught (The Lost Fleet: Beyond the Frontier, #1)
4.00
The Lost Fleet Beyond The Frontier Dreadnaught by Jack Campbell


Jack Campbell continues his space opera series with the seventh book in the series. Joh
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Jun 05, 2011
Jun 05, 2011
 
Right Listening
4.33
Right Listening by Mark Brady Ph.D.. It is a short focused book on how to listen better. This is more than listening, it is listening with compassion, ...more
Jan 12, 2010
Jan 12, 2010
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