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Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman! by Richard P. Feynman
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Save the Cat! by Blake Snyder
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The Martian by Andy Weir
The Martian
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This was one of the most stimulating and entertaining books I've read in a while. It's pretty hard core scifi, but of you liked "Apollo 13" and "Castaway", you should give this one a go.

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The Futurological Congress by Stanisław Lem
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Starts off very strange, but then reveals itself to be a far deeper, more sinister story than it first appears. I'd put it up with the likes of "Brave New World" and "1984". The beginning is jar to grasp, but the end carries a heck of a bang.
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Flashforward by Robert J. Sawyer
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This is another take on time travel, but it's certainly an imaginative one, with a haunting ending, and a clear message: is the future immutable? If you see the future, can you change it? If so, what is the effect of that change?

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The Knight by Gene Wolfe
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The Anatomy of Story by John Truby
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If you're at all involved in storytelling, this book is mandatory reading.
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A History of Christianity by Diarmaid MacCulloch
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Planet of the Apes by Pierre Boulle
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Interesting, satirical book that isn't really much like the movies. (It has a similar spirit to the original film, and much of its content is peppered through the remaining original 5 films.) Zira, Cornelius, Zaus, Nova... All there. What's missing i...more
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A History of Christianity by Diarmaid MacCulloch
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