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The Pilot's Manual by Aviation Theory Centre, Ltd.
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Coraline by Neil Gaiman
Coraline
by Neil Gaiman (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2009
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Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson
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Starship Troopers by Robert A. Heinlein
Starship Troopers
by Robert A. Heinlein
read in October, 2008
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Heinlein is obviously very excited about military philosophy, and describes for us an almost utopian world where only veterans have franchise and citizenship. His hubristic characters extoll endlessly the virtues of government by the soldiers, and ho...more
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Dune by Frank Herbert
Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1)
by Frank Herbert
read in September, 2008
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Dune has been called the "greatest epic in science fiction," and I can see why some would bestow upon it that title. I thought it was a great read with only a few issues that prevented the book from being absolutely wonderful.

First, the good: Dune is...more
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The Minority Report by Philip K. Dick
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
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I had only pretended to read this book in high school, so when I *actually* read it I was pleasantly surprised. There's not really much of a plot, and honestly sometimes Tom Sawyer's antics frustrated me, but the book remains a wonderful glimpse of a...more
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1984 by George Orwell
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1984 certainly isn't the only piece of work that gives us a glimpse into a future dystopia where fear and a desire for safety are the instruments that undo freedom and personal choice. V for Vendetta, for example, is considered a much more contempora...more
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Animal Farm by George Orwell
Animal Farm
by George Orwell
read in June, 2008
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The words of Animal Farm certainly don't carry the same gravity as those of 1984 (although perhaps it's just I who thought there should be some sort of implicit comparison between the two). Playful but introspective at the same time, Animal Farm stan...more
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