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Secrets of Mental Math by Arthur Benjamin
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The Broom of the System by David Foster Wallace
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Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
Madame Bovary
by Gustave Flaubert
read in March, 2015
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The tone was a little less sympathetic than I maybe like at times, but I still enjoyed it a lot. It was just sympathetic enough to the struggle of "regular" people to find meaning and happiness in regular life and regular things. I guess it was mean ...more
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What's Your Game Plan by Mary Hickey
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Really helped sharpen my checker play. Not as many new ideas as something like modern backgammon, but it's particularly good at showing me how to not only see some stranger options, but also how to rule them out when they don't make sense. It's not r ...more
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Modern Backgammon by Bill Robertie
Modern Backgammon
by Bill Robertie
read in February, 2015
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Really helping me understand some of the stranger looking checker plays. It's hard not to get trapped into "applying" the complicated solutions I learned to situations that don't call for them, but with a little practice, it's helped me spot a lot of ...more
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What's Your Game Plan by Mary Hickey
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New Ideas in Backgammon by Kit Woolsey
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