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The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
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Red Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson
Red Mars (Mars Trilogy, #1)
by Kim Stanley Robinson
recommended for: fans of hard sci-fi
read in October, 2010
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I picked up Red Mars at an airport bookstore on a layover in Kentucky. It's a good read in that it presents a plausible story of traveling to and colonizing Mars that isn't grounded in science that hasn't been invented yet (or that will never be inve ...more
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Wastelands by John Joseph Adams
Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse
by John Joseph Adams (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2011
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"Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse" was one of several anthologies I bought from the local Borders Books and Music that went out of business before the entire chain followed suit. I read it over a three-day period while I was very sick with an up ...more
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World War Z by Max Brooks
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
by Max Brooks (Goodreads Author)
recommended for: Fans of the zombie subgenre of apocalyptic fiction; possibly to fans of techno-thrillers
read in September, 2008
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"World War Z" was mentioned on several Web sites that deal with the topic of zombies in literature and popular culture. It was so ubiquitous that I decided I was missing out on something special and ordered a used copy off of after seeing ...more
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Special Edition Using Microsoft Expression Web [With CDROM] by Jim Cheshire
Special Edition Using Microsoft Expression Web [With CDROM]
by Jim Cheshire
recommended for: anyone
read in August, 2007
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"Using Microsoft Expression Web" by Jim Cheshire has the sentence "The ONLY Expressino Web Book You Need" on the cover.

Boy, they weren't kidding. This book is terrific!

Weighing-in at 697 pages (not counting the index), this book presents the obligato
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The Customer-Driven Company by Richard C. Whiteley
The Customer-Driven Company: Moving from Talk to Action
by Richard C. Whiteley
recommended for: managers, entrepreneurs, marketing professionals
read in December, 1996
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I was given a copy of this book while I was working as a contractor for Carlson Marketing, which in turn was contracted by Chrysler to manage its Penta-Star dealership certification program. I never knew Carlson was involved in this sort of business; ...more
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The New Dead by Christopher Golden
The New Dead: A Zombie Anthology
by Christopher Golden (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2011
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I finished this book while on vacation in West Hollywood for Halloween. While I was in the process of reading it I thought it was going to be a four-star read, but by the time I had completed it I had to take it back down to three. Here's my take on ...more
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Swords & Circuitry by Neal Hallford
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A little background on why I read this book, since I don't work anywhere remotely near the gaming industry:

A month ago I picked-up a copy of this book from the clearance rack at the local CompUSA near my house. If you have checked my writing link, yo
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Woody Allen
“More than any other time in history, mankind faces a crossroads. One path leads to despair and utter hopelessness. The other, to total extinction. Let us pray we have the wisdom to choose correctly.”
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“Funny, for all surveillance, Osama bin Laden is still free—and we're not. Guess who's winning the "war on terror?”
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