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Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
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For all the bombast around this book as an anticolonialist work, I was surprised at how gently the subject is handled. The colonizers in the book have an air of other about them, but the book is telling one man's story, and thus the book has an air o ...more
Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
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I enjoyed the first two books in the series, but this book rubbed me the wrong way. The theme is Katniss' failure to adapt and her permanent brokenness from the old regime, but the ultimate ending is unsatisfying.

I relish dark and ambiguous endings,
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Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
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Good, but suffers from sequel-itis, as much of what's here is a repeat of the first book. Still, there are worse mistakes to make -- the first book is good, and even a rehash of it is still a good book. There's finally some widening of the scope in t ...more
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
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I'm definitely late to the party here. I enjoyed this book. It had me rolling my eyes at the infeasibility of the authoritarian all-powerful state, but I really enjoyed its central premise of individual action as protest against systemic failure. As ...more
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Studs Terkel's Working by Harvey Pekar
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Working by Studs Terkel
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The Sports Gene by David   Epstein
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Lies My Teacher Told Me  by James W. Loewen
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Loewen excoriates high school history textbooks in this now classic anti-authoritarian work. It gets high marks for bringing up uncomfortable truths that Americans aren't so great at dealing with. It also does wonderful job at demonstrating the mutab ...more
Eurogames by Stewart Woods
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Quite the excellent summary of a small niche. I picked this up because I am a frequent gameplayer, and although I don't consider myself a Eurogamer per se, I definitely play more than a few.

This is absolutely a book that's designed as research and ac
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A Scanner Darkly by Philip K. Dick
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