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Auto Legends by Robert Cumberford
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If you love cars, particularly classics, this is a great book. It went back to Model T days, on to Jaguar's XK-120s, and modern Ferraris. I really liked reading about the designs that transformed the automotive world for years to come.
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The Innovator's Manifesto by Michael E. Raynor
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If you like Clayton Christensen's Innovators Dilemma, you'll like this book. It does a nice job of deeply describing what kinds of innovations are disruptive. I picked up the book because it has 2 chapters on Intel's failures to create new businesses...more
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Spirited Waters by Jennifer Hahn
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I enjoyed this book about a woman's solo kayak voyage from Alaska to the San Juan Islands. The dangers she faced, the people and wildlife she met, and the history of each area were all interesting. Although, at times, she did get a bit detailed. The...more
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Bottled Lightning by Seth Fletcher
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The Allure of the Automobile by Ronald T. Labaco
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Playing for Pizza by John Grisham
Playing for Pizza
by John Grisham (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2011
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All the Devils are Here by Bethany McLean
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A great history of the financial crisis of 2008. I was amazed to learn the history of credit default swaps and all the financial instruments created that took down our economy. These wall street losers really messed us up!
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The Broker by John Grisham
The Broker
by John Grisham (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2011
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I listened to this on audiotape in the car...my new discovery for long drives (like the one to Orcas Island). It was the usual John Grisham excitement. I enjoyed the book so much I checked out another John Grisham book to listen to on the way home.
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A Random Walk Down Wall Street by Burton G. Malkiel
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Family First by Phillip C. McGraw
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2011 Reading Challenge
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Mike has completed his goal of reading 4 books for the 2011 Reading Challenge!
 
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