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Anathem by Neal Stephenson
Anathem
by Neal Stephenson
read in August, 2014
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- Rich and immersive world if you make it through the first few dozen pages
- Clever wordplay, clever technology, interesting society
- Very interesting ideas: advanced my thin king on causality, multiverse, and Platonism, among other things
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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling
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The Power of Myth by Joseph Campbell
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The Life and Times of Grigorii Rasputin by Alex De Jonge
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Oscar and Lucinda by Peter Carey
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Oscar is a priest, Lucinda an heiress with a glass factory, both addicted to gambling. Lucinda bets Oscar that he can't transport a glass church 400 miles overland through the Australian wilderness, and Oscar takes the bet. It's a good premise.

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