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The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales
4.02
Dr. Sacks is a neurologist who wants to be a philosopher. Unfortunately for us readers, he did not want to be a writer. This makes for frustrating rea ...more
Jul 18, 2012
May 19, 2012
 
Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age
3.82
I really enjoyed this book by “new media guru” Shirky. His examination of the current internet culture is grounded by a historical perspective and coh ...more
Jul 31, 2012
Jul 15, 2012
 
The Upside of Irrationality: The Unexpected Benefits of Defying Logic at Work and at Home
3.96
Written for the lowest common denominator. Many common knowledge things, but the last few chapters get to some interesting studies. It is clear that h ...more
Jul 11, 2012
Jul 11, 2012
 
Darkly Dreaming Dexter (Dexter, #1)
3.86
The character is good, but the plot is only so-so. One of the few instances where the TV show adaptation outstrips the source material.
Aug 23, 2012
Aug 24, 2012
 
9 Out of 10 Climbers Make the Same Mistakes
3.84
Many good ideas, but suffers from simply putting them on the page. There are some abrupt shifts in topic.
Apr 02, 2014
Apr 02, 2014
 
L'analyse filmique
4.00
In this short book, Prof. Lever writes series of questions to ask yourself before, during, and after watching a film. While not all of the questions w ...more
Jan 28, 2013
Oct 24, 2012
 
Little White Duck : a childhood in China
3.76
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Dec 07, 2012
 
Naked Lunch
3.48
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May 10, 2012
 
Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community
3.71
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Oct 06, 2012
 
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics, #1)
3.88
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May 11, 2012
 
Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity
3.95
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Nov 29, 2012
 
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change
3.95
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Dec 05, 2012
 
Economics in One Lesson: The Shortest & Surest Way to Understand Basic Economics
4.26
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Aug 06, 2012
 
The Design of Everyday Things
4.14
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Oct 06, 2012
 
Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative
4.28
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May 10, 2012
 
The Modern Mind: An Intellectual History of the 20th Century
4.28
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Oct 24, 2012
 
Voltaire Almighty: A Life in Pursuit of Freedom
3.66
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May 10, 2012
 
A Clockwork Orange
3.95
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May 10, 2012
 
Awake in the Dark: The Best of Roger Ebert
4.13
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Nov 14, 2012
 
Roger Ebert's Book of Film: From Tolstoy to Tarantino, the Finest Writing from a Century of Film
4.17
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Jun 11, 2012
 
Sculpting in Time
4.50
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Aug 06, 2012
 
The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History
3.94
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Jul 13, 2012
 
At the Mountains of Madness and Other Tales of Terror
4.25
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May 10, 2012
 
Herzog on Herzog
4.48
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Nov 03, 2012
 
Of Mice and Men
3.79
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May 10, 2012
 
Why We Buy: The Science Of Shopping
3.83
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Dec 05, 2012
 
The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism
4.13
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May 10, 2012
 
The Autobiography of Malcolm X
4.25
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May 10, 2012
 
Old Man's War (Old Man's War, #1)
4.21
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Aug 24, 2012
 
What Do You Care What Other People Think?
4.29
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May 10, 2012
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